Where do I place pre-conditions for test cases in MTM

Problem: I have preconditions for a test case in Microsoft Test Manager (MTM) but I don’t know where to store or how to notify the tester before executing the test. Solution: Attach a preconditions document to the first step of your test case or create the preconditions as a shared step. ... [More]

Can't save values in custom controls on TSWA 2010

Problem: I just upgraded my TFS 2008 to 2010 and my custom TSWA controls are no longer saving values. Solution: Make sure the first thing you do in the InitializeControl() method from the IWebWorkItemControl inteface is call the code that populates the base.Controls collection.&nbs... [More]

Where in the world is WorkItemChangedEvent defined?

Problem: I am not asked to write TFS Event Handler web services very often and I can never remember where WorkItemChangedEvent is defined.  I spend more time searching for that missing reference than I do writing the code. Solution: For TFS 2010 WorkItemChangedEvent is in C:\Program Files\Mi... [More]