Apr 02

Manage Security Permission for change work Item State

By default the security is allowed for changing states in any work item, if you have a requirement to change it, you need to do small changes in work item template. Continue reading

Feb 22

TF.exe command line utility in TFS 2010

Many things you cannot do it using team explorer, using client command tool TF.EXE that come with visual studio team explorer. below is the steps to getting started with this tool

Feb 22

Error Unable to determine the workspace TF.exe Shelve

When you are trying to use TF.exe to shelve pending changes using command line tool, you got this error:
Unable to determine the workspace. You may be able to correct this by running ‘tf workspaces /collection:TeamProjectCollectionUrl’. 

To solve this issue map workspace local folder path when you are trying to shelve it and it will work.

Feb 21

Customize Existing workitem in TFS 2010

When Business users work with any change management tool, most of the time they ask for customization’s. Whatever is the change by adding new value or adding new filed or change the workflow if exist.
In this post i will show you how to edit the TASK workitem and add new filed. Continue reading

Feb 13

Refresh Wrokitem Cache for TFS Clients

Some users complain that many workitems not exist or not getting refreshed because it’s cached.
You have 2 ways to refresh the workitem cash:

  • From Team web access web site
Jan 18

Remove Version Control Pending Changes from TFS 2010

Every time when any user leave the IT department there are steps to remove pending changes and security permission from TFS version control. Below is the steps to remove any user changes and groups security permissions. Continue reading