TeamFoundationServer 15 RC2 Release Management UI in French/German/Italian language

Post RC2 release, we observed that Release Management UI does not work well while opening the environment options dialog, viewing the linked artifacts etc in French, German and Italian language. In French, you can observe an error similar to this. Unable to parse bindings. Message: SyntaxError: ‘}’ attendu; Bindings value: showTooltip: { text: ‘Conservez la…

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How to use manual Intervention (Task) in Release Management?

Couple of days we deployed our sprint 105 payload on VSTS which enabled manual intervention feature in release management. In this post, I will walk you through the steps you can perform to use manual intervention in your releases. How to add manual intervention task in your release definition? Add automated tasks in your environment…

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How to disable traffic overview page?

Recently one of the customer complained that the traffic overview page in WPF RM is very slow and the data on that page is not very useful for him. So he wanted to know whether there is any way by which he can disable that page. There is a dirty trick by which you can disable it…

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Manage RM permissions using TfsSecurity.exe

Recently one of the customer wanted to know whether he can programmatically manage RM-related permissions. The msdn documentation for this is not yet finished, so Rohit Batra from the team put together a list of steps on how it can achieved and they are as follows. Step to add a new group at the collection…

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How to update release level variables using RM rest APIs?

Recently one of the customer wanted to add a release variable using RM Rest APIs and I shared with him the following code. You can get the PAT token using the instructions mentioned here. Powershell Sample param ( [Parameter(Mandatory=$true)] [ValidateNotNullOrEmpty()] [string] $token ) ## Construct a basic auth head using PAT function BasicAuthHeader() { param([string]$authtoken)…

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