Validating TFS 2017 Workitem using TeamFoundationRequestFilter

One of the ways to enforce workitem validation is creating a Team Foundation Request Filter, In my opinion you should always try your best to enforce your rules using workitem template customization, however in case there is some business logic that you need to validate whenever a workitem is edited or added, then one of your options would be to create a Team Foundation Request Filter. 795 more words


Upgrade from TFS 2010 to TFS 2017 (with SQL 2016). Fast!

Old Live TFS 2010 needs to upgrade to latest TFS 2017.2. There doesn’t exist a direct for an upgrade from TFS 2010 to TFS 2017. 315 more words

SQL Server

Build And Release Agents

You need at least one Agent for building your code that stated in your team service version control. Agent would be different  in to Linux, OSX or Windows based Operating systems. 711 more words


Visual Studio Team Services

Team Foundation Server (commonly abbreviated to TFS) is a Microsoft product that provides source code management (either with Team Foundation Version Control or Git), reporting, requirements management, project management (for both agile software development and waterfall teams), automated builds, lab management, testing and release management capabilities.

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Delivery Plans in TFS 2017 Update 2

With the release of update 2 for Team Foundation Server 2017, we now get the ability add Delivery Plans from the Market Place.

Although this extension has been available to VSTS for a few months already, on premise users now get to improve planning features across teams.

Check it out. Its awesome.


TFS Build Error: Invalid path for filesystem 'path': The data area passed to a system call is too small.

Today TFS was throwing very different error while creating a build for source code in a Git repository. The build agent failed to pull the code from TFS Git location and the log was updated with following error; 38 more words