Trackyon CUIT Helpers

Trackyon LLC CUIT Helpers The Coded UI Test (CUIT) Helpers from Trackyon LLC allows IIS Express or Visual Studio Development Server (Cassini Web server) to be started by your test.  This prevents Coded UI Test from beginning without a server running. Features: Start and Stop IIS Express S... [More]

KB2870699 breaks Coded UI Test

Problem: All my Coded UI Test start failing because they can't find the controls.  Solution: Uninstall KB2870699 - MS13-069: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer: September 10, 2013. Explanation: After my machine applied several windows updates all my Coded UI Test that were wo... [More]

I can't find the Kanban board in Update 2.

  Problem:  I installed Update 2 for TFS but when I click board I don’t see the Kanban board I see the task board.  Solution: Click the board link at the top of the Backlog Page under the "Product Backlog" heading next to "stories". Explanation: The board link at the top l... [More]

I can't access app.config from my web test plug in

Problem:  I want to read the connection strings from my app.config of my Web Test Project but it never loads.  Solution:  Use the Configuration Manager OpenMappedExeConfiguration call to load the app.config file.  Code:  // Map the new configuration file.ExeConfiguratio... [More]

How to configure a search server for SharePoint 2010

If you would like to be able to search your TFS Project Portal you must enable a Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Search Service.  This process is for SharePoint 2010 that is installed by TFS during the configuration. Open a command prompt and change to the following directory: C:\Prog... [More]

Team Foundation Build Configuration - HTTP code 500

Problem:  After adding host headers to my TFS Website in IIS my build server fails to connect with the following error:   Solution: Add multipleSiteBindingsEnabled=true  to the serviceHostingEnvironment element in the C:\Program Files\Microsoft Team Foundation Server 11.0\Applicat... [More]

I exceeded the maximum size for upload in SharePoint

Problem: I get a size limit error when I try to upload a document to SharePoint. Solution: By default the maximum size is set to 50 MB. We simply need to increase the acceptable file size. Explanation: In Central Administration, in Application Management, click Manage web applications. Selec... [More]