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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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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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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Microsoft Project cannot access to Team Foundation Server

I'm trying to connect my Microsoft Project 2010 to a team foundation server in order to create a project connected to my server in order to edit tasks and so on... Well, in the ribbon top bar, I ...
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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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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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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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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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New Team Foundation Server 2010 Installation

Before starting down the TFS2010 installation process, I have a few questions I'm hoping the community can help me with. We're planning on a single-server installation of TFS2010. Initially, we want ...
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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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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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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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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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Detach a TFS Project Collection when the database doesn't exist

When I was adding a project collection to TFS it crashed mid way. It did not create the database for the collection. The collection shows in the TFS Admin Console, but it won't let me detach it ...
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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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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 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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TFS: What does Triage mean?

So I'm installing TFS for our developers to use, and I'm supposed to be the expert on this TFS thing since I'm the one that suggested we get it, but I don't know the answers to some of their ...
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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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How to transfer from Scrum For Team System V2 to Visual Studio Scrum V1?

My company has been using TFS 2008 and Scrum For Team System V2 for a good while and we really like it. Now we want to move to TFS 2010, but we have heard bad things about Scrum For Team System V3. ...
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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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Add a user to the “Team Foundation Service Accounts” group in TFS

I need to add a user to the "Team Foundation Service Accounts" group in TFS to be able to run the TFS Integration Tool. I am an administrator on both the machine running TFS and the TFS Install (ie I ...
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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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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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Is It Possible To Configure Team Foundation Server With Smarsh Exchange?

Our company recently migrated to an externally hosted Exchange server provided by Smarsh. Is there any documentation on how to setup Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2008 and 2010 with an external ...
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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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backup of TFS with DPM 2007 - different backup times

I have DPM set up to back up my TFS server every 30 minutes, the reason being it's a way better interface than the quirky SQL backup interface. I also do a full backup nightly using an SQL ...
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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 ...
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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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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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What are problems and pitfalls with a public facing Active Directory

The situation that i'm faced with is this: We plan on using a number of server applications hosted on Amazon EC2 machines, mainly Microsoft Team Foundation Server. These services rely heavily on ...
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TFS 2010 - can Build servers be a VM?

I'm looking to setup a TFS environment. I'm proposing the TFS 2010 machine be a virtual box. can the Build server be a VM?
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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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Installed SQL Server 2008 and now TFS is broken

My W2K3 server was running TFS 2008 SP1, SQL Server 2005 Development edition. I installed SQL Server 2008 Standard. I installed it while leaving SQL Server 2005 alone. Upgrading was not possible due ...
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VS 2010 Team Foundation Server Issue with SharePoint

I'm trying to setup VS 2010 Team Foundation project in TFS 2010. When I go to create the sharepoint site for the project, it errors saying I don't have permissions... what permissions do I need to ...
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Repairing a TFS 2005 install or starting anew

Following : Installing Team Foundation Server on a shared database instance We did use a shared database instance setup for TFS 2005, and that was not a good idea, because of the Reporting Service ...
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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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Upgrading TFS 2010 RC to TFS 2010

I ran the RTM version of TFS2010 on my server that has TFS 2010 RC on it and it gave me this error message. I thought you could upgrade from the RC to the final version. Was I wrong?
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IIS7 binding to subdomain causing authentication errors (TFS 2010)

I'm trying to bind a IIS web site (Team Foundation Services 2010) to a subdomain, which is causing authentication errors. First I'll explain what I've done to set it up. This is the fist time I do ...
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How to install a new TFS checkin policy on a TFS 2010 server?

We've recently upgraded our TFS server to TFS 2010 from 2008. We've been researching a couple new add-on checkin policies we want to install. The only problem is that all documentation I can find on ...
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TFS 2008, Space issue

In our data tier of TFS infrastructure, the folder C:\data\TfsWarehouse.0.db has grown upto 2 gb. Since C: drive is of only 10 gb ..can we move this folder to some other drives. Can we delete the ...
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A lot of logon/logoffs events in Windows event log

I have a server that contains Team Foundation Server which we use for source control. This server is windows server 2003, however it is not our domain server. When we do a large 'get latest version' ...
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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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Can't Access TFS 2010 Beta 2 from Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 when domain joined

I'm experimenting with an installation of TFS 2010 Beta 2 on a virtual machine under VirtualBox running Windows Server 2008. When I've got the server in a workgroup, I can connect to it from Visual ...
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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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copy folders from one team project to another

i have one TFS server, with 4 team projects in it. i want to copy folders of of one team project into another team project. here's the tree - TFS(Server) |___ A1(Team project1) |___ A2(Team ...
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How to recreate missing Team Foundation Server database?

I've been trying out TFS 2010 Beta 2 on my local machine, or at least, had installed ready to do so. I had some issues with my MSSQL2008 server so I completely uninstalled and re-installed it and that ...