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My video on using Team Explorer Everywhere is published on Channel9
Tue, Apr 24 2012 10:58
I recently recorded a video on using Visual Studio Team Explorer Everywhere , this has today been published in the UK Techdays section of Channel 9 . Hope you find it useful. Read More...
Dropping build output to source control in TFS11
Tue, Mar 13 2012 10:18
One of the nice new feature of TFS11 is that you get a third option for what to do with your build output Don’t copy output anywhere – good for CI builds that nobody will ever consume, just used to run tests Drop to a UNC share e.g. \\server1\drops – the default and used 9 times out 10 The new one - drop to source control e.g. $/myproject/drops. The advantage... Read More...
Team Explorer Everywhere is now free
Fri, Mar 9 2012 3:24
It was announced overnight that TEE is now free . What does this mean? It means if you do not have to buy TEE as some extra software if you already have a TFS CAL. This removed a barrier to adoption for developers who work in heterogeneous systems, there is no extra cost to integrate Eclipse as well a Visual Studio with TFS . If you want to find out more about... Read More...
Free webinar on Team Explorer Everywhere on the 19th of March
Mon, Mar 5 2012 14:09
I recently did a guest post for the VSTS UK Team Blog on Team Explorer Everywhere . On the 19th of March I will be doing a free webinar on the same subject. To register for this event please see the Black Marble web site. Read More...
Two Team Explorers in TEE 11 Beta – twice as good?
Thu, Mar 1 2012 10:41
When you install TEE11 Beta in Eclipse you will notice their are two Team Explorer windows Team Explorer 2010 – The old style window Team Explorer – The new VS11 style window This is an artefact of the beta as TEE transitions to the new VS UI. I would recommend you use the new one as this will be the experience going forward. I certainly would not recommend having... Read More...
Installing the TEE11 Beta as an upgrade to the plug-in in Eclipse
Wed, Feb 29 2012 13:26
The big news today is is that Microsoft released the VS11 Beta , part of which is Team Explorer Everywhere (TEE). (Oh they also release something called Windows 8 too – whatever that is) Whilst upgrading my TEE instance in Eclipse (Indigo) I hit the same gotcha as I had when I originally installed TEE . On Windows, if UAC is enabled you have to run Eclipse as... Read More...
Thanks to everyone who came to my session at NEBytes last night
Thu, Feb 16 2012 4:57
Thanks to everyone who attended my session at NEBytes last night, sorry I had to rush away. As my session was demo based I don’t have much in the way of slides to upload, but if you want to find out more have a look at my guest blog post on the UK Visual Studio blog on ‘TFS for Everyone’ . Also keep an eye on the Black Marble site for upcoming free webinar sessions... Read More...
My guest post on Microsoft Visual Studio UK Team Blog published
Thu, Feb 2 2012 16:48
A guest post I wrote on TFS for the non-.NET developer has just been published on the Microsoft Visual Studio UK Team Blog . Why not pop over and have a look. Read More...