Registry settings to make VS start up faster

A while back, I wrote a post on how to get better performance from the tf.exe command line.  Today, Tim Noonan, our resident hippie dev from version control land, posted about a couple of registry settings that can help improve the performance of VS with TFS.  The first helps with startup and the second helps with opening solutions.

A couple helpful Team Foundation registry settings

Here’s a couple of registry options that never made it into the UI anywhere that some of you may find useful.

Comments (2)

  1. Chaves says:

    The link is broken… I’m interested to improve the startup of my VS. :P


  2. buckh says:

    I just checked, and the link works ( for me.  Maybe your internet proxy is causing issues, or it’s some other network problem.