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Removing Assigned To Rule from Bug

The hidden rule that assigns the bug to the person who created it when the state is changed to resolved, is about to be removed from the Agile process. In this blog post, we wanted to share the impact of this change as well as the work around for those customers who still want to use the rule in their projects.

New in Azure Boards Sprint 174

The Azure Boards team has been hard at work fixing bugs and shipping new features. We have a few features that are now generally available as well as few public preview features. Check out all of the Azure Boards Sprint 174 goodies

Azure Boards Summer Update

The summer of 2020 has been busy for the Azure Boards team. We are actively pushing out new features and fixing bugs. Over the next couple of sprints, we plan on delivering some exciting new features. Here are some of the things we recently completed and some features coming soon.

Track the progress of work using Rollup columns

How is our Feature progressing? As simple and common as this question is, it’s a hard one to answer. Especially if your Feature is complex and is composed of multiple User Stories and Tasks. With Sprint 157 Update you will be able to answer this using Rollup in Azure Boards backlog view. What is rollup? Rollup is an aggregation displayed ...

Team Safety with the Anonymous Fist to Five method

The success of any agile team is built on the shoulders of its individuals and their ability to work as a team. Those individuals need to feel safe to express their ideas and thoughts without other members passing judgement on each other. For every great idea your team has, there are dozens of other ideas that don't stick. If team members are ...