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.

FIG: 2.1.10


FIG: 2.2.11 In Name/URL type Local/Remote URL of TFS server. The default Port is 8080. In this case I have used local PC Name. Click OK.


FIG: 2.3.12 Team Project Collection will appear. Choose desired collection & Click Connect.tfs12

FIG: 3.1.13 after connecting TFS click on Source Control Explorer from Team Explorer to view the TFS Project Collection. From Visual Studio menu bar Choose [File> New > Team Project].tfs13

FIG: 3.2.14 specify Name & Description for new TFS Project. Choose Next.tfs14

FIG: 3.3.15 choose a project template to manage Team project. Choose Next.tfs15

FIG: 3.4.16 specify a version control setting. Choose Next.tfs16

FIG: 3.5.17 confirm setting. Click Finish.tfs17

FIG: 3.6.18 as you can see finishing status will appear after creating TFS project. Click Close.


Hope this will help 🙂


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