Application Lifecycle Management in TFS 2013

Saturday, February 8, 2014

From start page click on connect to team foundation server


Press connect


From the home drop down select new team project


Give the team project a name and hit next


Choose the scrum process template and click next


Select the team foundation server version control system and hit next


View the confirm setting screen and press finish


View the progress on installation of all items to create a team project


Click close


In team explorer view connected to the team project and the various pieces of tfs that can be worked with


Click on settings


Click on group membership at the team project collection level


View the project collection administrators


Click add, to add a windows or tfs group


Click permission tab to view the permissions


Navigate to group membership on the team project level


Now at team project level


Click on permissions to view the permissions


Most of the time, developers are in the contributors or project administrators group


Hop to start and search for team foundation server administration console


Click on tfs administration console brings up the tool right here


Click on team project collections to view the status with options to create and attach


Click on team projects to view the team projects within it


Click on lab management to view the lab management settings


Click on build configuration to view the build server configurations


Click on logs to view recent logs


Double click a log to view the details, what went right, what went wrong


Click upgrade to upgrade vss to tfs


Click on the server node to view the edition, license type, product id and version + install path


In vs, team explorer, click on source control explorer


Select the team project and notice that local path is not mapped and everything is greyed out


Right click the team project and select get latest version


Map the server folder to a local folder, a sain structure and hit map


View the mapping has been established


Pull the drop down and goto work spaces


Click edit


View the mappings


Click on ellipsis button


Possible to map it to another folder


Click advanced tab to view further details concerning the workspace


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