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Building Visual Studio Setup MSI Installers With TFS Build 2010

Excellent walk-through for creating visual studio setup msi installers tfs build 2010: http://geekswithblogs.net/jakob/archive/2010/05/14/building-visual-studio-setup-projects-with-tfs-2010-team-build.aspx This can still result in horrible looking errors in TFS Build when unit tests are present in the solution. One way  to resolve this is to maintain a separate solution for building deployments which does not include the unit test parts (including […]

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How to Recover Deleted Files in TFS 2010

Really useful post on how to recover deleted files in tfs 2010: http://www.technullogy.net/index.php/2010/03/03/how-to-recover-deleted-tfs-files-and-folders/In short: 1. Go to Visual Studio, click on Tools -> Options -> (make sure the “show all items” check box is checked) -> Source Control -> Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2. Check the “Show deleted items in the Source Control Explorer” […]

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TFS 2010 Build Activity: Trigger Build

For my first proper post on blogger I thought I’d keep it simple. I’ve recently been working on a dependency replication build in TFS 2010, whereby parts of a much larger build can be moved into their own independent build to save build times (I may well write more about it in another post). In […]

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