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Visual Studio product planners to do a road trip and visit YOU

Now that Visual Studio 2012 is released; our architects and product planners are looking to do site visits for our vNext efforts. Right now the team is focusing on problems in the following areas: Small agile teams working within larger enterprise size companies Device and tablet development using Cloud infrastructure Deployment and operations using Cloud… Read more

September Update CTP for Microsoft Visual Studio 2012

(please excuse this post as it is a test for VS Update notifications) Feature Improvement: Visual Studio 2012 Unit Test Grouping and Filtering in Test Explorer Window Code Map – add to map from editor, sxs map IntelliTrace Added additional support for custom IntelliTrace Events Enabled reading AVIcode to collect IntelliTrace Event Data Mixed Managed/Native… Read more

September Update CTP for Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Microsoft Test Manager

(please excuse this post as it is a test for VS Update notifications) Feature Improvement: Microsoft Test Manager Several experience improvements in test case management and manual testing. Support for hierarchical queries Added support for update notification   If you do run into issues please let use know! How to Provide Feedback on this Release. … Read more

September Update CTP for Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2012

(please excuse this post as it is a test for VS Update notifications) Feature Improvement: Team Foundation Server 2012 (For more detailed information on these features please see: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/bharry/archive/2012/09/12/visual-studio-update-this-fall.aspx) Web Access navigation restyling and usability improvements Support for kanban including a board for the backlog, Work In Progress limits, and Continuous Flow Diagrams Ability to… Read more

Running selective unit tests in VS 2012 using TestCaseFilter

I have recently had a couple of requests on how to run a subset of your tests; indicating that people haven’t see the blog post by Vikram Agrawal [MSFT] titled: Running selective unit tests in VS 2012 using TestCaseFilter *******************************republishing below*********************************     New unit testing platform in Visual Studio 2012 provides a new way… Read more

My crazy car project –Chapter III Suspension (not software/work related)

Now that i had the motor in it was time to fix the suspension and brakes and put in an exhaust. The suspension was the original 25 year old stuff and totally worn out  i decided to start there….   1.  Poly Energizer Bushings from Courtesy Nissan 2. Kept the original 4 lug. Since my … Read more

My crazy car project –Chapter II(not software/work related)

Now that I had a strategy in place how did it go? (For the initial strategy please see: https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/charles_sterling/2012/09/20/my-crazy-car-project-the-beginningnot-softwarework-related/ ) So how did the initial build out go? Step 1 build an engine…with Chevy small blocks this is easy and cheap(ish)   Step 2 Get a hoist to put it into the car…My Doubting wife… Read more