Visual Studio 2008

Posted by | December 31, 2008
A Visual Studio Mystery – The Case of the Missing Menu Items

Recently I was working with a client who installed the Team Foundation Client 2008 on his workstation, and subsequently decided to install Visual Studio 2008 Development Edition. The installation completed...

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Posted by | December 24, 2008
The Visual Studio Install Process for the Whole Enchilada

I recently had to go through the process of installing Visual Studio 2008 with a team getting ready to use Visual Studio Team System and Team Foundation Server. Further, I...

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Posted by | December 11, 2008
Which Edition of Visual Studio 2008 to Install on Team Foundation Build 2008?

I finally took the time to put together a chart showing which edition of Visual Studio needs to be installed on the Team Build server to achieve specific features. As...

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Posted by | December 1, 2008
Boise Scrum with Team System Event

What? Increasing Your Agility with Scrum and Visual Studio Team System When? 12/12/2008 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where? Microsoft Corporation 401 West Front Street Suite 400 Boise, ID 83702...

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Posted by | November 25, 2008
Team Build Target Map

Team_Build_Target_Map1.docx (22.73 KB) I had the good fortune of reviewing the upcoming book titled Inside the Microsoft® Build Engine: Using MSBuild and Team Foundation Build. This book is an absolute...

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Posted by | November 20, 2008
VSTS Things I Learned Last Week

I taught another week long class on Team System last week and as always, I learned a lot. It's a definite truth that if you want to learn about something,...

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Posted by | October 21, 2008
Script for creating workspace and initial folder structure in TFS

At a client site this week, and having to generate the same initial folder structure for many team projects, so I thought I would create a script (.BAT file, no...

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Posted by | August 26, 2008
VSTS Profiler Improvements in SP1

As you know, Visual Studio 2008 and Team Foundation Server 2008 Service Pack 1 was released earlier this month. Most of SP1 was about bug fixes and performance, but it...

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Posted by | July 18, 2008
Kathleen Dollard in Boise tonight

Wow, two great speakers in less than a month. Last month, we had Kalen Delaney speaking at Boise's inaugural SQL Server User Group and tonight at the Idaho .NET User...

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Posted by | April 3, 2008
Multiply your team's voltage by working in parallel

My final talk at VSLive! San Francisco this week was on one of my favorite topics - parallel development. In other words, dealing with the real-world situations where multiple developers...

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