How to upgrade from TFS 2008 Eval to TFS 2008 RTM

When upgrading the Team Foundation Server 2008 Evaluation version to a production “live” server, there is a need to enter the product key. Because the volume license media included in MSDN AA is pre-PID’d (i.e. embedded in the media itself), finding the product key is a bit involved. Download the Team Foundation Server volume licensing…

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Live Webcast Series on Visual Studio Team System 2008

Learn about Visual Studio Team System’s role-based tools supporting the entire software development life cycle for all roles including architects, developers, testers, project managers, and other business stakeholders, from the comfort of your seat, while retianing the option of asking the expert from Notion Solutions your questions on VSTS!! To register for the Thursday webcast…


Try Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Foundation Server and Team Suite in a VPC image

Get the new VPC image of Microsoft Visual Studio Team System 2008 for testing and learning from http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=c7a809d8-8c9f-439f-8147-948bc6957812&displaylang=en. The virtual machine does not have anti-virus installed and should not be connected to the network and is patched with updates until March 25, 2008. The VPC image expires on Dec 31, 2008 Learn all the new…

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How to move TFS trial to full version in MSDN AA

The Volume license media is pre-PIDed. Hence you have to call support to get a Key when doing an in-place upgrade from the trial to licensed version. Alternatively, Volume license media has the key buried so you can download the media and extract the keys using the following process: Go to the media Open up…

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