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Use schemas to edit work item types and process templates for Visual Studio Team Foundation
Use schemas to edit work item types and process templates for Visual Studio Team Foundation
Allen Clark has just blogged about making these schema files available on Code Gallery. You can drop the schema files in the Program FilesMicrosoft Visual Studio 10.0XmlSchemas folder, and Visual Studio will validate your work item types or process template files using the appropriate schema. For more information, see ...
Using the Schemas to Edit Work Item Types and Process Templates for Team Foundation in Visual Studio
Using the Schemas to Edit Work Item Types and Process Templates for Team Foundation in Visual Studio
I've just posted the Team Foundation schema files for process templates and work item types on Code Gallery: http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/TFSchemas/Wiki/View.aspx?id=25933 . You can drop the schema files in Program FilesMicrosoft Visual Studio 10.0XmlSchemas and Visual Studio will validate your work item types or process template files ...
VS ALM Library Updates on MSDN for December 2010
VS ALM Library Updates on MSDN for December 2010
Snow, turkeys, Win 7 phones, floods, Kinects, and cold: It's been an interesting month here in the Northwest. In other news, VSALMDC released documentation for Visual Studio Feature Pack 2 and created additional content for the MSDN Library. And for those of you are having holidays this month and are planning on enjoying them: Happy Holidays...
Manage and Track Your Software Project Portfolio in both Team Foundation and Project Server
Manage and Track Your Software Project Portfolio in both Team Foundation and Project Server
Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010 and Project Server Integration Feature Pack (Beta) enables data to flow from work items in Team Foundation to tasks in enterprise project plans. If you subscribe to MSDN, you can now manage your portfolio of software projects using work items in Team Foundation Server 2010 that are mapped to tasks in ...
Enabling new Application Lifecycle Management Features for Visual Studio 2010 in Upgraded Team Projects
Enabling new Application Lifecycle Management Features for Visual Studio 2010 in Upgraded Team Projects
First, a caveat: VS 2010 SP1 Beta recently shipped with a go-live license. This post is not about that. If you have VS 2010, and you install VS 2010 SP1 Beta, you'll get all the new bells and whistles in SP1. Rather, this post is for those of you who have upgraded, or are about to upgrade, to VS Utlimate 2010 from VS 2008 (back when we called ...
Team Foundation SDK Improved for VS 2010
Team Foundation SDK Improved for VS 2010
Back in January, I wrote this post that showed that we really needed to change directions on the SDK content. The major elements of the new approach are Throw out what was there because it wasn't working Deliver a new set of SDK content that covers at least the core elements of the client object model. Add to that based on feedback ...
Visual Studio 2010 Feature Pack 2 expands test capabilities and includes code visualization + modeling tools from previous feature pack
Visual Studio 2010 Feature Pack 2 expands test capabilities and includes code visualization + modeling tools from previous feature pack
This feature pack has just been released and includes the following capabilities:Testing features: Code visualization and modeling features (requires Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate): For more information and to download the feature pack, visit the Visual Studio Feature Packs page on MSDN...
Need your feedback on the MSDN Library topic: “Extending Visual Studio Application Lifecycle Management”
Need your feedback on the MSDN Library topic: “Extending Visual Studio Application Lifecycle Management”
Would you like to help evaluate how well improvements to this topic work for you? Here's what Allen Clark, the topic's author, wants to accomplish:"I've been working on streamlining some content in an effort to make it easier for you to get the information that you need. The first place I did this was in the Team Foundation SDK, in ...
VS ALM Library Updates on MSDN for October 2010
VS ALM Library Updates on MSDN for October 2010
October has been spectacular here in the Pacific Northwest, which has nothing to do with the reduced output in this month's MSDN Library updates for VS ALM. There is a lot of work being done to reorganize and refocus our content to make it even more useful to you in acccomplishing your goals. We are also working on feature packs and preparing ...
Team Foundation SDK Update includes the Server Object Model
Team Foundation SDK Update includes the Server Object Model
We just published updates to the Team Foundation SDK , which now covers the server object model . We're making some other changes, too. Of course, we're adding more content to the reference material. For example, we've added information that we think you'll find useful in Microrosoft.TeamFoundaiton.WorkItemTracking.Client Namespace , including...