Adam Singer

Veni, vidi, expertus sum- I came, I saw, I tested

The Command Line, the File, and the Wardrobe

Recently, I’ve been working with a command file parsing feature of the Version Control command line. The command line has the option to pass in a file containing multiple commands to easily repeat the same set of operations, including both standard version control commands and working directory switching. Input can also be read from the… Read more


I’d like to give you a brief overview of locking functionality from within the Team Foundation source control system. Before we begin, however, I’d like to note that the lock command should be differentiated from the permission command. lock is used to temporarily prevent access to a file or folder while permission can be used… Read more

Hello, world

My name is Adam Singer, and I recently moved to the Raleigh-Durham area in North Carolina. I’ve joined the Visual Studio Team System group here as a Software Design Engineer in Test. While VSTS is a whole suite of new functionality, spanning every bit of the software development process from architecture to development, testing to… Read more