SHASHANGKA SHEKHAR'S BLOG

Hi, I am Shashangka Shekhar, Working with Microsoft Technologies. This is my personal blog where I share some of my experiences.

Team Foundation Server – TFS 2013

In this post we will focus on how to configure and administration with Team Foundation Server (TFS – 2013)

What is TFS?

According to Wikipedia Team Foundation Server (commonly abbreviated to TFS) is a Microsoft product that provides source code management (either via 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.

It covers the entire application lifecycle. TFS can be used as a back-end to numerous integrated development environments (IDEs) but is tailored for Microsoft Visual Studio and Eclipse on all platforms. Read More

Configure Workspace – TFS 2013

In our previous topic we have created Team Project. if missed please review from here.

in this part we will configure workspace. Workspace is a local copy where develop & test code. We can manage your workspaces from the Team Explorer. A default workspace created automatically, we can maintain multiple workspace.

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Creating Team Project – TFS 2013

In our previous topic we have configured TFS Collection. if you missed please review from here.

In this topic we will see step by step how to connect tfs & create new a project.

Let’s open Visual Studio 2013 to connect TFS server. From Visual Studio menu bar Choose [TEAM > Connect to Team Foundation Server] to connect TFS server. Read More

Team Project Collection – TFS 2013

In this post we will create a new team project collection step by step. let’s get review & installed the administer console if you still have not install/configure from previous post.

Team Project Collection

Team project collection is a group of project to manage multiple project from a single location. Let’s start with TFS Administration Console.

To create a team project collection

  1. In Team Project Collections, choose Create Collection.
  2. The Create Team Project Collection wizard opens.
  3. Specify a name for your collection. Specify a brief description of your collection and its purpose. Choose Next.

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Remove locked Workspace – TFS 2013

To undo another user’s lock. Click Start, click All Programs, click Microsoft Visual Studio 2008, click Visual Studio Tools, and then click Visual Studio Command Prompt. Type the following command and replace the arguments with the appropriate parameter information for your needs.

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