A: Product documentation, including walkthroughs, is available by installing the MSDN Library that ships with Team System. In addition, during the Beta 2 timeframe the Visual Studio 2005 Beta Documentation should be updated with the content that ships with Visual Studio 2005 Beta 2. For more information, see the Visual Studio Team System dev center….
A: This is a known issue in this release. There is no workaround available. When this occurs, you cannot successfully delete a classification node. However, you can still add, move or rename a classification node. Applicability: Visual Studio 2005 Team System December CTP
A: The Visual Studio 2005 family of products will be available in Summer 2005. Detailed pricing and licensing will be announced in March. Applicability: Visual Studio 2005
A: A user object in Active Directory can be referenced using a number of possible names, such as the user principal name (UPN) or user logon name. For this release, the pre-Windows 2000 user logon name (also known as the security account manager name or sAMAccountName) must be the same as the mailNickName. Suppose the…
A: This is a known issue in this release. As a workaround, you can set both the client and application tier computers to use the Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) time zone. To change the time zone In Control Panel, open Date and Time. Click the Time Zone tab. Select (GMT): Greenwich Mean Time and then click OK….
A: Branches are managed holistically so that any type of change within the branch (i.e., files added, deleted, renamed, or edited) will be merged when you merge your changes. We manage changes that are checked in together as a “changeset”, which makes it possible for the system to identify the set of files that need to…
A: The object model is easy to use and has all of the capabilities you need for building such a tool. Applicability: Prerelease
A: The work item type templates define the behavior of each of the types in your work item database. Each template carries rules that must be followed when a work item is moved from one state to another. You could design rules that had the effect of automatically assigning work items to other team members when their…
A: You can export a list of work items from Team Foundation into Microsoft Excel or Microsoft Project. You can edit this list while disconnected from the server and then publish the edited list back to Team Foundation when you reconnect. There is no similar facility inside the Visual Studio IDE itself. Applicability: Prerelease
A: Each methodology template loads its own set of process guidance files. These HTML files can be used to navigate the entire methodology. Applicability: Prerelease