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  1. Create migration tooling for TFS

    As a ALM Consulting I need good migration tooling so that I can push data from one TFS server to another.

    The idea would be to create solid open source tooling that really supports consultants in the field. The TFS Integration Tools are too often a sledge hammer when a scalpel will do and the lack of investment is making them more and more irrelevant. We need to have simple tooling to move work between TFS servers, Collections, and Team Projects which is not currently supported scenarios in the Integration Tools.

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  2. Custom TFS Data Warehouse samples & guidance

    I'd like to have TFS Report customization guidance. I get a lot of requests from project management, program management from my projects, but also on StackOverflow and MSDN forums for information on how to extend the TFS datawarehouse.

    Guidance should include:
    - Storing data from the build process in custom IBuildInformation/IBuildInformationNode
    - Creating a custom IDataWarehouseAdapter which reads from the build details
    - Creating a custom IDataWarehouseAdapter which reads from external data sources
    - Guidance on extending the snowflake data model efficiently
    - Customizing existing TFS reports to add custom data
    - Creating custom TFS reports

    Possible sample project(s):
    -…

    220 votes
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  3. Refresh the Team Development with Microsoft Visual Studio TFS book

    Refresh the Team Development with Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server book (ISBN 978-0-7356-2571-6), bringing it in line with the latest patterns and strategies for TFS 2012 on premise and in-the-cloud.

    Why is it needed and what are the preferred formats (eBook, book). Should it be a reference book that ties all the treasure together from MSDN/DPE/Rangers/P&P/Other? Should it be story based, i.e. Dave, the dev lead, says that he needs to implement TFS in his organization … now what? Should it be a cookbook? Or a combination thereof?

    39 votes
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  4. 22 votes
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  5. [Regional] TFS 2010 Visual Studio Scrum 1.0 Template Japanese localization project

    (Japanese follows English)

    The Visual Studio Scrum 1.0 process template is currently only availabile in English version. When applying this template to Japanese TFS 2010 Server , we need to modify the WSS language code from 1033 to 1041 in order to import it correctly. also, the WIT and WSS site are English based, makes it hard to be adopted in Japanese environments.

    A suggestion to have a quick Japanese localization project to translate this template into Japanese since this is a good entry point for dev team in Japan to adopt scrum and to have a wider adoption to…

    20 votes
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  6. Add two-way synchronisation to the Word Addin for Team Foundation Server

    Add the ability to upload changes to TFS from Word.

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  7. As a trainer, administrator and ALM professional it would be great to have one integrated utility to setup a TFS instance quickly

    The ALM Rangers have the TfsTeamTool Quick Response Sample, a tool from Tarun which adds some additional features, the Scrum Robot which Richard Hundhausen uses with a collection of batch files and scripts for the PSD.NET training course. And my personal additions for setting Team and Personal profile pictures.

    It would be valuable to consolidate these into a single well organized set of commands that can be used to quickly setup a demo or trainign environment.

    10 votes
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  8. TFS Upgrade Guidance-V2

    Cover additional Scenarios like

    1)Walkthrough - Upgrade Build Templates
    2)Walkthrough - Upgrade Process Templates
    3)Walkthrough - Enable TFS 2012 new features in existing Team Projects

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  9. Detailed TFS Rangers doc on how to migrate a TFS deployment (without upgrading)

    TFS moves are one of the top issues Microsoft Support addresses. The MSDN docs provide good guidance for basic moves but there are lots of other factors companies may be dealing with such as domain changes and partial migrations that do not get captured.

    7 votes
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  10. Update Team Foundation Server MSSCCI to use VS2017 instead of VS2013

    In our job we still develop using Visual Studio 2008. As we plan to upgrade our TFS server from 2012 to 2017, we need to change the SourceCode plugin to MSSCCI. Installing it requires to install also Team Explorer 2013 (and VS2013 update 5) as prerequisites. We should be able to bypass this requirements as we have VS2017 installed.

    Please take a couple of days to update this component.

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    Thank you for your feedback on this idea. Unfortunately, we do not plan to update the MSSCCI provider to support VS 2017 without having Team Explorer 2013 installed. VS vNext is the next version for which we will evaluate MSSCCI support.

    Kayla Ngan
    Program Manager

  11. Enhance the TFS Integration Tools Documentation

    Enhance (simplify) the current TFS Integration Tools guidance to introduce end-user documentation and easier to follow migration and configuration scenarios.

    Getting Started with IBM Rational to Team Foundation Server (TFS) Migrations(http://blogs.msdn.com/b/willy-peter_schaub/archive/2011/07/27/getting-started-with-ibm-rational-to-team-foundation-server-tfs-migrations.aspx) is an example of a high-level walk-through scenario.

    Transfered from ALM Rangers UserVoice forum and submitted by a Visual Studio ALM Ranger.

    5 votes
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  12. Provide guidance for complete process template customization

    Since 1 year I work with a customer to adapt the template TFS process to its project management processus and to provide all reporting indicators which it needs directly into TFS

    Today I would like to contribute for a guidance document to guide on:
    - the customization of a process model
    - the creation and customization of the types of work items
    - provide customized reports directly in TFS (working with the warehouse base and tools reporting)
    - customize the warehouse with adapters
    - customize the team web access to manage a product backlog with the customizable work item types

    3 votes
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  13. Any body got TFS2011 working with AX 2012?

    Any body tested TFS2011 online with AX2012?

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  14. 1 vote
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  15. 在TFS Web Access中创建Bug时候能够进行录像和截图。

    在TFS Web Access中创建Bug时候能够进行录像和截图。

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  16. Extended Default TFS Process templates

    Extend the default TFS process templates from TFS 2013 and for future releases to add in all Portfolio levels (Epic, Goal, Experience, Initiative and Feature). With this create reports that would allow the data captured by these portfolios meaningful.

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