Team Foundation Server is a complete Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) suite, offered by Microsoft. TFS combines activities such as Source Control Management, Work Item Tracking, Project Management, Build Management, and Reporting into a single product with strong integration points to the ...

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Any way to speed up Team System Web Access' first startup?

Does anyone else experience really slow startup time the first time TSWA is accessed after an idle period? I'm considering running a task to get the page every minute or so just to keep things ...
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How do I restrict the available work items for support desk users in TFS 2010

We run TFS 2010 and use the work items. We are migrating the support desk but don't want them to be able to raise bugs, tasks etc - is there a way to lock them down to just issue? Also despite ...
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Multiple TFS “hosts” behind a simple iis loadballancer

I got a simple setup for a way to distribute loads for my websites using (at the moment) 3 IIS servers and Application Request Routing. I'm wondering, does TFS handle being installed on the 2 ...
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TFS over Virtual Private Network (VPN) over P2P

[Note: I know this is a sloppy shot! I just want to cure my understanding about the P2P mesh.] Goal: I need to make my partner access the Team Foundation Server running on my local LAN, via the ...
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Can TFS 2010 be configured with managed service accounts?

I'm trying to deploy TFS 2010 in a sandbox environment, and I created a managed service account for TFS. However, I seem to be unable to configure it in the Advanced Configuration Wizard. The ...
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Compatibility of Build agents when upgrading from TFS 2010 RTM to TFS 2010 SP1 with Cumulative Update 1

I have TFS 2010 RTM installed on my production server and on all my build agents. (Meaning I have what was initially released as TFS 2010, no service packs or updates.) I would like to upgrade my ...
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How do I determine what version of TFS is installed?

I would like to determine whether a server has TFS 2005 or TFS 2008 and whether any service pack has been installed. What is the best way to do this?
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Integration of SharePoint 2010 with TFS2010

We have performed following steps as of now- Install TFS2010 10.0.30319.1 (RTM) on Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise(app tier) SQL 2008 SP1 with Cumulative update 2 on Windows Server 2008 R2 ...
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Migration from source safe 2005 to tfs 2010

I cannot find Vssconverter.exe in the visual studio 2008 but i found it in visual studio 2010 can i use it to migrade a solution in vs 2008 from source safe 2005 to tfs
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don't have “sufficient right” to my own TFS 2010

after I removed an active directory domain service, I lost all my accounts...then not only the SQL server and the TFS stopped working, the TFs administration console also says that I don't have ...
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TFS 2010 and .htaccess file in source control

We use Team foundation server 2010 for our web projects, and sometimes we use PHP and .htaccess files. Is there a way to upload any file which name starts with dot (.htaccess, .test etc.) to TFS? Any ...
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Are NT Authority Users Automatically Created

TFS service module has a login option of NT_Authority\Network Service. If I select that, will TFS be able to login? Is the NT_Authority a group that I need to add users to? Or is NT_Authority\network ...
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TFS 2008: Team Project created with no Project Portal in SharePoint (WSS3) - How to create one?

Whilst I was on holiday, another member of staff, created a new Project in TFS2008. For some reason (I suspect they didn't have correct rights etc) when doing this a site wasn't created on Windows ...
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How to connect to TFS running in home network? [closed]

I have two computers in my home network one of them is running TFS. Could someone explain me step by step which configuration should be done in order to connect from another laptop to TFS server? ...
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TFS 2005 Server restore from one hardware to another

i have just performed a TFS 2005 restore from a dual server setup to a different set of duel servers after following the installation guide for TFS 2005 and following the Restoration steps i am ...
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Upgrade TFS 2005 to TFS 2010

Anyone has any recommendations, articles, manuals or instructions for upgrading TFS 2005 to TFS 2010? Interested walkthroughs, articles describing possible problems. I would be grateful for any ...
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minimal hardware configuration for TFS

I wish I have Team Foundation Server 2010. What is the most minimal hardware configuration to handle this? there will be only few solution stored for at most 10 people who will be rarely working on ...
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TFS 2010 Backup Plan Fails with Error About AdminPTHelper.exe

My company has a TFS 2010 Server running SharePoint 2010 locally. Originally we were just doing a database backup of all the TFS databases (MSSQL 2008 also run locally) but I came across some ...
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Proxy Error Accessing a TFS server from TeamCity

We're running TFS for our source control and TeamCity for our build server running on Windows 2008. Everything was working fine, but I believe some network issues occurred, and now our TeamCity build ...
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Accessing resources on localhost using domain credentials

I'm trying to set up Team Foundation Server 2010, Sharepoint Server 2010 and Report Server 2008R2. I apologize for how long my question/problem is but I'm really lost on where to even look so am being ...
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How to modify a TFS item by using Powershell

I connected to VSTS Server by using: $teamProjectCollection = [Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Client.TfsTeamProjectCollectionFactory]::GetTeamProjectCollection("http://wonderful01:8080") $ws = ...
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Problems Configuring TFS 2010 Email Notification with Office 365 Exchange Server

We are using Office 365 as our Exchange server. Our O365 account is a P1 plan and so our email accounts are not in the same domain as our local TFS accounts. I have configured TFS 2010 to use our ...
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Active Directory in a small workgroup of 5 developers

In a small workgroup of 5 developers in a Windows based network why should I prefer Active Directory user management compared to local server users? We currently use Windows Server 2008 R2 and ...
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TFS move to a more powerful machine

We need to move TFS (basic source control only configuration) to a brand new - more powerful - machine. I found several articles on the subject but I cannot figure out what's the best approach for my ...
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TFS 2010 isn't allowing access to the Documents folder in Team Explorer

After setting up TFS 2010 on a new server (running Windows Server 2008), everything seems to work fine, except for the Documents section of any TFS Project. When the TFS project is initially opened in ...
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How do I setup URL Rewrite's with SharePoint 2010 correctly?

My current setup looks like this: Internet -> IIS Web Server (IIS1) -> domain1.com -> stuff.domain1.com -> morestuff.domain1.com ...
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TfsConfig Identity /change for workgroup accounts to domain accounts

I have successfully migrated a TFS 2005 Workgroup server to a new Team Project Collection in TFS 2010. I am trying to use the TfsConfig Identity /change /fromdomain:WORKGROUPNAME /todomain:DOMAINNAME ...
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Problem updating SQL Server 2008 Warhouse Cube

We have a TFS 2008 running on a SQL Server 2008 as base (Windows Server 2003 R2 32 Bit Version). Short time ago I discovered that the Warhouse data (used by reports and analyzer Service) isn't ...
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Too much memory consumed during TFS automated build

We're running TFS 2010 Standard Edition, and we've set up an automated build to run whenever someone checks in code. We run through all of the automated tests (built with MSTest) as part of the build. ...
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TFS2010 Build Controllers

As I know, In TFS2010, One Build Controller serves One Project Collection. And, ideally one build server should have One build controller into it. However, as per the link below- ...
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Migrate TFS 2010 Application Tier to another server on the same domain

I'm in the process of looking into the possibility of moving our TFS 2010 Application Tier to another server from the one it is on at the moment so that we can repurpose the hardware. I've been ...
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TFS 2010 restore of backup to DB server.. client receives HRESULT E_FAIL

I recently restored the DB portion of my TFS 2010 deployment, currently when clients open old work items they get the error: error HRESULT E_FAIL has been returned from a call to a COM component. ...
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TFS 2010 RTM Sharepoint and Reports server asks passwords

I have clean TFS 2010 setup (Single-Server setup) with Sharepoint and SSRS on it. Everything works great except authentication pop-up box when I'm trying to access reports or project portal with IE. ...
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Installing Team Foundation Server 2010 with SharePoint Foundation 2010

Is it possible to install TFS 2010 with SharePoint Foundation 2010? If yes is there any installation guide? UPDATE (05. February 2010): I found some useful help in Internet. For example this one. ...
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Add TFS 2010 users from different domain

How can I allow users from different domain to access the team foundation server ? The situation is that the TFS is installed on domain X and I need to grant access to users from domain Y. domain X ...
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Would moving the SQL Server of my TFS 2010 Server to a seperate machine mean I can update the cube more frequently?

We currently update our analysis services cube every 15 min. We want this closer to real time if possible. We have our TFS Server and our SQL Server on the same machine. If we split these to use ...
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How many TFS 2010 Service Accounts for This Topology?

I am a newbie on this stuff. I want to create an environment consist of TFS Server (App&Build), Sharepoint2010, and SQL Server. the TFS server are interacting continuously with three servers : ...
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New installation of TFS: TFS Administration Console shows NO options - only Logs

New installation of TFS: TFS Administration Console shows NO options - only Logs. I also do not have the "Team Foundation Server Administrators" user group that I believe should be added when TFS is ...
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TFS and Active Directory - Group Membership not populating to TFS in a timely manner

I am using groups in Active Directory to manage what users can access projects in TFS. My problem is, that even though AD shows them in the group, and even through TFS when I look at who is a member ...
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Merging Team Project Collections

I have Team Foundation Server 2010 and 3 Team Project Collections on it. I would like to merge them into a single Team Project Collection without losing file version history. Is it possible to move a ...
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Strategy for backing up TFS 2008

I have Backup exec 2010 R2 running on Win2008 R2, and I need to backup TFS 2008. I have about 10gb of TFS database files. From msdn articles I have read, all backups of the TFS databases must be time ...
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Delete TFS Collection after failure

I created a new TFS Collection and it failed at the end or something didn't go right. I have a new database representing the collection, but when I try to attach it or even list it, TFS can't find the ...
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Tools to migrate TFS2005 source code (w history) to TFS2010

I need to migrate specific source code folders from a TFS 2005 server to a new installation of TFS 2010. These specific source folders need to migrate the version history as well. What tools or ...
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TFS Destroy /startcleanup - how do I start the clean up manually?

I ran TFS Destroy on a file that was too long. But I forgot to add the /startcleanup command. It is now several days later and the file is still referenced in the TFS Database (or so says my ...
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tfs problem :TF31001Team foundation can't retrieve the list of team project from team foundation server

Q: When i want to create a new project : File ---> New ---->Team Project I get the following error , i googled it but in vain . Error: TF30224: Failed to retrieve projects from the report server. ...
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Problem installing Team Foundation Server Extensions for Windows SharePoint Services

I have an existing TFS 2010 (single tier) box, currently configured to use a local WSS instance. However, we want to change the SharePoint integration and point to an existing MOSS 2010 instance on a ...
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How to change attachment size limit in Team Foundation Server 2010

How does one configure the size limit for Work Item attachments in MS Team Foundation Server 2010? I remember in 2008 there is a web service, but that same path does not seem to work. EDIT: I ...
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Merging branches in TFS

We are on a project using Microsoft Team Foundation Server for source control and have run in to some issues. We have a "Main" branch that has been branched out to another branch "Child" which we ...
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In TFS can it store SQL Views, Sprocs, functions table scripts as work items?

I'm trying to track changes to sql server2008r2 in Team Foundation Server. As developers create new queries, sprocs, functions etc I would like to be able to track these types of changes to the ...
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creating users on TFS 2010

I want to create a user for my local TFS server. The server is installed on a Win7 64 bit system. Is it possible to create a user which logins using the TFS' authentication? To be clearer, Can I ...