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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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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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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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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problems with installing WSS + SP 2 as a prereq of TFS 2008

i have an issue when i attempt to run the following Command stsadm.exe -o extendvs -exclusivelyusentlm -url http://WSSServerName:80 -ownerlogin Domain\UserName -owneremail "admin@localhost" ...
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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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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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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 ...
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Connecting to TFS 2010 server and MS Project 2007 editions - how does it work?

I'm wondering if I can connect to TFS 2010 with my Microsoft Project 2007 Standard Edition or do I have to possess at least Professional edition? Do anybody knows that?
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Can TFS 2010 be installed onto a single server and in a Workgroup (not AD)

currently, we're using TFS2010 at our office and we're about to move. Part of that move is a split of teams. Our team will get their own server(s). So we need to build our own TFS server and add our ...
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SQL database login failed for Windows Sharepoint Services 3 with TFS 2010

I had to restore a TFS 2010 virtual machine and am having trouble getting WSS running. When I try to go to the Sharepoint Admin portal localhost:17012 it fails. In the event viewer I see a bunch of ...
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2008R2 Standard and Hyper-V and Ram Usage (Usable vs Available)

A new server was purchased for our development team to start utilizing the full feature set of TFS, namely Lab Management. Because of the need for Lab Management we bought a fairly beefy machine to ...
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Team Foundation Server 2008 Email Notifications - Error TF50282

I'm trying to get our current install of Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2008 to properly send Alerts and Email Notifications. The main issue that I'm running into is this error: TF53010: The ...
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TFS 2010 RC, getting 404 on http://localhost:8080/tfs

I just installed tfs 2010 rc basic on my win 2008 server. Everything went ok with no warnings but when Iad try to access the team web access I get this error in a yellow box on the web page TF31002: ...
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Is there a way to install TFS 2010 on E: instead of C: of my WHS?

I'm installing TFS 2010 Basic on my EX490 MediaSmart server. I have a non storage hard drive, E:, with SQL Server 2008 Express already. I put SQL Server storage on my E:\ drive. I was hoping avoid ...
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How do I login to my home workgroup server from my work laptop on a domain?

I have a Win 7 laptop from work on my company's domain. I can access shares on my home network's work group fairly easily. I cannot access some services, like TFS, when a login dialog pops up. It only ...
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Installing Team Foundation Server separate from SQL Server: error TF255040

I have SQL Server 2008 R2 Database, Reporting and Analysis Services installed on Server A. On Server B, I am trying to configure Team Foundation Server using the Advanced Configuration Wizard. Pretty ...
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What configuration should I use for TFS 2010 on my WHS machine?

I would like to perform a fresh install of TFS 2010 on my HP MediaSmart Server EX 490. The EX 490 has a 900 GB drive with a 20 GB partition for the OS. I have added two additional 1.5 TB drives ...
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Window Share (UNC) over the Internet

I'm setting up a build server using Team Foundation Server (TFS). The drop location needs to be in UNC (e.g. \SERVER\Share$) for some reason known only to MS. My concern is this. It's a server on ...
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Authenticate domain-user credentials on unjoined virtual machine?

This question may sound silly, and perhaps a bit insane, but--is there any way to run a process on a machine not joined to a domain using credentials from a user in that domain? In my case, I'm ...
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Exposing TFS and SharePoint 2010 over the internet

I've been trying to find informations about how to expose an installation of Team Foundation Server 2010, Reporting Services 2008 and SharePoint 2010 over the internet, but I haven't succeeded yet. ...
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How to install Team Foundation Server Proxy?

MSDN article concerning the subject says: From the installation DVD for Visual Studio Team Foundation Server, start either the 32-bit or the 64-bit installation wizard On the Welcome page, click ...
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How can I add a source control folder to an existing team project in TFS 2010?

I have a team project named "ABC web" without a corresponding source control folder. If I double-click on the source control element in Team Explorer it says: No Source Control Folder ...
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TFS 2010 server responds to remote connections from iPhone but not Windows clients

I've set up TFS on my home computer so that I can sync my projects back and forth between home, school and work. I installed it on Windows 7 x64 Ultimate using the advanced configuration so that I ...
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What are the possible reasons visual studio 2008 team system would not connect to a TFS2008 server

I have Visual Studio 2008 Team System installed on my work machine. I use it to work for an offisite clients Team Foundation Server 2008. Yesterday it stopped working. E.G. I couldn't connect to TFS. ...
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TF30004: The New Team Project Wizard encountered an unexpected error while initializing the Microsoft.ProjectCreationWizard.Portal plug-in

i get this error when i trying to create a new project in team project. The server is right, i check all ports. I don't now what i should do now, can't find any good information 2009-09-19 01:45:41Z ...
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Source manager vs Backups

I need to get input of some it proffessional. My point is, when you have developpement, example, web developpement and you get some .cs files, aspx files, .css , .js and you get somme graphic files ...
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How to install Process Editor for TFS?

Task: edit existing template for Work Item in TFS. I've found manual http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb668982.aspx, Step 1 – Install Process Editor: Install DSL Tools for Visual Studio ...
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Preventing expansion of : in batch file for loop

Trying to build a cmdline tool for reviewing TFS changesets. Currently I have this: rem I know there's redundancy here, but don't care for now set /A curr=%1 set /A prev=%curr% set /A prev-=1 for ...
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Installing Team Foundation Server 2008: error TF220059

Scenario: Windows 2003 with SP2 running as a guest in vmWare. 20gb HDD and 1GB RAM. SQL Express 2005 with Service Pack 3 as Named Instance. SQL 2005 is well configured; known working good; can ...
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Get email at start of a TFS 2005 build

Using TFS 2005 I would like to send an email alert when a build is starting. Getting emails on BuildCompletion works great, just set it using the Team->Alerts. However, I cant find the event for ...
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Domain Trust Issues When Setting Up TFS 2010 on Windows Server 2008 R2

I am trying to setup Team Foundation Server 2010 on Windows Server 2008 R2 using a single server configuration. During the "Readiness Checks" phase of the configuration wizard, I am facing an issue ...
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How can I work out what network account my TFS 2008 instance is using to access Analysis Services?

I'm building a new TFS 2010 environment and need to find out what network account my TFS 2008 instance is using to access Sql Server Analysis Services. How do I find out?
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Visual Studio 2008 to Team Foundation Server 2010

I have Visual Studio 2008 and I installed Team Explorer 2008 Team Explorer 2008 gives me the following error message when trying to connect a TFS 2010 server: TF31002: Unable to connect to this Team ...
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Team Foundation Server 2010 and Sharepoint/WSS3.0

As I'm new to Team Foundation Server, this may seem a bit of a daft question but I have been tasked with installing TFS2010. What I want to know is, do I have to have a full version of MOSS 2007 ...