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Some users not seeing all TFS options in Visual Studio

I have two users who only see the following options in the Team Explorer tab in Visual Studio: Changes, Branches, Sync and Settings Another user, correctly sees all of them: Changes, Branches, Pull ...
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SQLServer 2008 services broken after Visual Studio 2015 installation (sqlcmd shows nothing) [closed]

This is my SQL Server. MSSQL 2008 (not R2): Sql Server 2008 MSSQLSERVER MSSQL10.MSSQLSERVER Database Engine Services 1033 10.0.1600.22 After installing Visual Studio 2015 with SQL ...
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How to acces Team Foundation Server 2015 configured on local client PC, from other pc connected to that wifi network from Visual Studio 2015?

I have installed and configured Team Foundation Server 2015 on my client laptop. And i have created one team project from Visual Studio 2015 Team explorer. So my TFS 2015 is installed on one laptop. ...
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Publishing to Azure for the first time

I've created an ASP.NET MVC / WebAPI 2 web application on my local environment. I am using LocalDb for my development purposes and I follow the EF "Code First" approach (I've written all my model ...
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TFS 2015/RM: Permission to bypass gated builds

There used to be a permission to be able to grant a user the right to bypass gated-builds, but, as of TFS 2015, it seems like this is no longer possible. Does anyone know of a way?
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How can I create a self-signed certificate for a SharePoint app?

We have a SharePoint Server in a farm with SQL Server and Active Directory Server. We are trying to create a self-signed certificate for use in a SP App. The farm is hosted on CloudShare and we are ...
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Microsoft Project unable to connect to Team Services online

This is the error I get when I try to bring the latest work items into a blank MS project file that I just connected to Team Services online. I have got this error with MS Project 2013 and 2016 as ...
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Deploying C# CLI applications on Azure VM from my personal Visual Studio 2015 [closed]

I have a solution with multiples C# CLI applications that act as servers and I would like to build and deploy them from my Visual Studio to a fresh new Azure VM (Windows Server 2012 R2), is it ...
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Business Intelligence for VS 2012 on WS2008 R2 Enterprise

I have Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise, x64 with Visual Studio 2012 Pro. I want install Business Intelligence, but can't do it: What I do wrong? Solution: use it
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Windows Server 2012 R2 and Visual Studio 2015 Community

So I'm trying to install Visual Studio 2015 Community on my Windows Server 2012 R2 box which will end up being a Jenkins build server. Attempting to do so gives an error saying that I need to install ...
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How can I connect VS2013 Release Management on a non-domain Windows 10 machine

I've got 2 machines: A corporate desktop machine which is running Windows 7 SP1 which resides on the corporate domain and which I log into using a corporate domain account. A personal laptop that I ...
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How to force Visual Studio to target one RDP instance over another

Context: Visual Studio Community 2015, Microsoft Azure, Windows 10 My colleague and I are both logged in to the Azure server via RDP. If, on any given morning, my colleague logs in first, all errors ...
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Configuring Visual Studio Online to re-use nuget packages from previous builds

I am using visual studio online for my build/deploy pipeline for my web app but I am running into speed issues during the solution build. It takes an age to restore the Nuget packages, sometimes 10 ...
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Visual Studio's Just-In-Time Debugger window appears in randomly chosen RDP Session

On a Windows Server 2008 R2 Server with Remote Desktop Services installed and multiple users logged on, the Visual Studio Just-In-Time Debugger window may appear on any RDP session, not necessarily ...
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SSMS (2014) cannot connect to remote DB on local network [closed]

To start, this set up used to work. I wanted to help on a friend's project and installed git and vagrant and somewhere between the last time I opened my own project (using the setup listed below) and ...
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Profiling agent failed to upload log snapshot to Microsoft Azure storage account

I publish Azure Web Role project with CPU profiler on. When I request Profiling Report, I get 19:04:43 - Connecting to the Profiling agent on the VM instance 19:04:44 - The Profiling agent is ...
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how to install Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 from my DVD to my Azure virtual machine [closed]

I'm migrating a Visual Basic windows app from my home Windows 2008 physical server up to my new Azure VM. I have a purchased Visual Studio 2010 DVD. Using my Visual Basic 2010, I created a publish ...
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Visual Studio 2015 full completely offline distributive [closed]

I'm wondering is there a way to download all external components of VS 2015 (Apache Cordova, Android SDK, Python tools, lots of JS libs etc) to create a complete and offline installer? Preferably I ...
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Azure: Publishing Deployment Update to Cloud Service Removes instances

I'm doing some testing on Azure cloud services with one of the sample apps they provide. I've deployed it as a cloud service with two instances but, whenever I update my app and republish the ...
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Which Certificate Store does Jenkins service use in Windows?

Some of my VS projects require manifest signing certificates to build. If I install them in my user account's Personal directory, then msbuild completes successfully from the command line. If I ...
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Can't use login.live.com or Visual Studio Online on Windows Server 2012 R2

I have admin access to Windows Server 2012 R2. I need to set up Visual Studio there with TFS support to debug a server application there. To connect with my free TFS account I need MS Live login. And ...
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TFSOnline: the connection was unexpectedly closed by the server

We are having a persistent issue with our Visual studio online development environment. Scenario: Connect to the same team project in Visual Studio, with different accounts, on different PCs (but ...
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Group Policy is blocking exe files

I teach programming in Visual Studio. We want to run it on a terminal server. The problem is that whenever we compile our programs, the Windows refuses to start the created exe file. (I didn't even ...
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AWS EC2 Looses public Internet after install Visual Studio 2013

I am trying to setup a build server on an AWS EC2. It is a base Windows 2012 R2, MsSQL 2014 and TeamCity 9.x. At this point the public internet works just fine. I can do windows updates and ...
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Is it possible to execute Azure automation runbook on Visual Studio?

I am considering about two cases. One is edit runbooks on Visual Studio, then execute them to perform Automation task directly. Another one is that edit runbooks on Visual Studio, then I use ...
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Running Visual Studio and IIS without Administrator rights on Windows

I find it hard to believe that Microsoft didn't forsee a possibility where a company would need a developer to be able to use IIS and Visual Studio with full rights but NOT want to just haphazardly ...
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Network Drive Full Trust With Visual Studio 2010/2014

I'm managing 10 developer computers and I want to assign to each computer a Network Drive (Let's say X: drive) so the developer can map the TFS workspace to that drive. When the user tries to open ...
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Random bluescreens during VS2012 C++ compile

I have a Windows 7 VM (ESX) with Visual Studio 2012 that handles continuous integration for a large C++ project. The solution currently builds with the /MP flag, but bluescreens have occurred using ...
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Why am I being blocked from installing Visual Studio 2013 Express? [closed]

I am trying to install Visual Studio 2013 Express on Windows 7 Professional, and I am stuck here with the Web Platform Installer 5.0: We're sorry. The following products have failed to install. ...
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How to get what IP Address Ranges used by Visual Studio Online Load Testing Agents?

I need to setup IP Whitelisting in an environment that I need to run some Visual Studio Online Load Tests on. I was able to find some documentation as to what IP Addresses Visual Studio Online ...
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Can the Visual Studio 2012 C++ Redistributable be installed automatically with a TFS Build?

I have an ASP.Net project that's using the ClearScript.V8 library which relies on the Visual Studio 2012 C++ Redistributable to work. I'm faced with the prospect of having to install this on 50+ ...
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Server Manager Remote Connection and Visual Studio unable to publish after password change

I have a developer user who changed his password in our Windows-only environment. Now he is unable to connect remotely to another machine via Server Manager and unable to publish to another server ...
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Losing network connectivity when starting Visual Studio [closed]

I am doing development remotely over RDP and all of a sudden I have a very strange issue: whenever I launch Visual Studio (2010), the remote machine loses all network connectivity for about 15 minutes ...
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How do you publish a site to an IIS web farm with Visual Studio?

I am using Visual Studio 2012 to publish a web site to an IIS server farm. The problem I ran into is that the publishing process would only work if it happened to get routed to the primary server. My ...
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Program Missing DLLS

Recently one of the programs on my server (PWsvr.exe) has stopped working. I opened the program in dependency walker to see if it is missing any required files, and dependency Walker said that GPSVC....
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How to configure WebDeploy server for direct publishing from visual studio?

Visual Studio 2013 supports direct WebDeploy publishing (no intermediate package files to manually move). I have this working against an Azure "Website" because the server already supports WebDeploy ...
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Can't connect to my AWS EC2

I have an AWS server (MS SQL SERVER EXPRESS 2008 R2 with IIS), with an elastic IP of 54.214.8.111, security groups configured with HTTP, MS SQL and FTP, and I can connect to the remote virtual machine ...
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IIS 7 FTP Publishing: Windows User Gets 530 18 Error

Here's the problem, from the log (ip & dns names sanitized): FTP Service Log 2013-03-26 01:25:07 ORIGIN.IP - DESTINATION.IP 21 ControlChannelOpened - - 0 0 4ba4c190-09ca-45e3-a2ae-b19117d33b80 - ...
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Installing .Net Framework on a new machine windows 7

I have a question on best way of installing .Net on a fresh install of Windows 7. I spoke to a colleague of mine who suggested downloading all the version of .net framework from Microsoft and then ...
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Cannot create a project TFS 2012 - TF218027

I've just installed TFS2012 and am trying to create a new project in the default collection via Visual Studio 2012 but I keep getting this error message: TF218027: The following reporting folder ...
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Visual Studio Agents 2012 on Server 2003 SP2

I'm attempting to build out our Lab Manager with TFS 2012. On a virtual machine running Server 2003 SP2 32bit, I'm attempting to install the Visual Studio Agents 2012 and am running into an error: ...
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Clickonce applications being allowed through firewall

The company I work for uses an application that is deployed through clickonce. This means that everytime they update said program the program regenerates in a new location ie: C:\Users\%username%\...
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IIS 7 Impersonate - ASP.NET MVC 3 Application

I've developped an application under ASP.NET MVC 3 (C# / Razor) framework and everything works fine so far. Yesterday, I've decided to install IIS 7 (7.5 I think?) on my developpement machine (Windows ...
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I am now leasing a Win 2008 server; what steps should I take (remote desktop, etc.)? [closed]

I am completely new to this; in the past, I could make a simple site in Visual Studio and use ws_ftp to upload files to the server. But now, we're leasing our own server from 1and1, and here's what ...
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How to upgrade sql server express 2005 to 2008R2

Im using EF 4.1 in visual studio 2010, and I would like my sql server db on the server to be 2008R2 (because I want to use the migration tool from MS for EF in VS). Tool : http://visualstudiogallery....
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Unable to connect to TFS in VS 2011Beta

I tried to open an existing solution (which is under source control) in Visual Studio 2011Beta. It gave me the next error: The solution appears to be under source control, but its binding ...
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Minimum access required for Visual Studio 2010 on SharePoint

Hi we are trying to set up a SharePoint development environment for multiple developers on Windows 2008 server, we do not want to give the developers admin rights to the servers. Does anyone know ...
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MSSQLSERVICE 2008 R2

I have Microsoft SQL Server 2008 installed and running but I can't seem to see COMPUTERNAME/MSSQLSERVICE at all. I have COMPUTERNAME/SQLEXPRESS but that's not the right one. Ideas?
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Duplicate User appears in TFS work item query. :1 postfix

One of our developers appears twice when trying ot assign work items in TFS2010. Once appears normally as jsmith and then another shows up as DOMAIN\jsmith:1. There is only one user by this name in ...
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No option to create a new website in IIS

If I run inetmgr I can see the IIS MMC and I can also see an IIS Admin service on my computer. Do both of these things mean that IIS is installed? In the IIS management console, I can only see ...