Jan

29

For one reason or another, you may have upgraded to IE10 (or maybe even IE11) and are happy with the new features, added security, etc. But during this time, you may notice that a lot of sites either won’t load, load halfway, or just look completely different. In IE9, when this would happen, you could [...]

Feb

10

First, find the DATA directory where the log databases are created, usually it will be something like DRIVEletter:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL10_50.MSSQLSERVER\MSSQL\DATA Then sort by file size so that you can find the largest log files. Look for and file that ends with _log.LDF we are now going to open up the SQL Management Studio and [...]

Jul

01

Add a Site to IE Trusted Sites Go to your site in Internet Explorer (BCM is just an example site) Selection from the top menu bar Tools > Internet Options Select the Security Tab > Trusted sites(1) >Sites(2) Click Add Your site is now added Click Close Set the level to Medium-Low Add login to [...]

Mar

08

Go to your site in Internet Explorer (BCM is just an example site) Selection from the top menu bar Tools > Internet Options Select the Security Tab > Trusted sites(1) >Sites(2) Click Add Your site is now added Click Close Set the level to Medium-Low Note: Only if you experience multiple login prompts click Custom Level [...]

Oct

27

One of the common questions we get from perspective customers of our hosted TFS 2010 concerns automated builds. All Phase 2 customers get automated build support by default when they subscribe. The new build features in TFS 2010 are worth taking a look at, as MSFT has made major upgrades to the product. Here’s a [...]

Oct

15

Visual Studio 2010 / TFS 2010 Setup Guide This quick start guide will help you install and configure Visual Studio 2010 with Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2010. Its a relatively straight forward process if your going with the default settings. Watch the slide show below for the step-by-step instructions. Installing visual studio 2010 and connecting [...]

Dec

01

To connect to a Team Foundation Server using Visual Studio with Team System (VSTS) Note: Before connecting to a TFS server, Team Explorer must first be downloaded. For Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Explorer, download Team Explorer 2008   1. Launch Visual Studio with Team System.   2. On the Tools menu, click Connect [...]

May

15

The central struture of TFS is to have local copies of a ASP.NET project on a developers machine, while having the “quality controlled” pool of code in a centralized location. The way to do that is after logging onto the TFS server through the Visual Studio client you map a local folder that then syncs [...]

May

11

Team Foundation Server is, at its heart, a code management system. It ensures that coders stay organized and don’t edit code at the same time. Each developer keeps a local copy of the code, and “checks out” the portion of the code that they need that day. While their code is checked out, other developers [...]

Jan

16

Hosted Team Foundation provides a collaborative platform for  software developers using Visual Studio.  Often times software development projects nowadays include, to some extent, the use of off shore development teams.  This structure is required for economical reasons on larger projects and is very difficult to manage.  With multiple developers working on the same source code, [...]