Team Foundation Server 2010 downgrading license

  There might be a scenario where you would like to change your License of Team Foundation Server 2010 from Team Foundation Server 2010 Volume License to Trial edition for example. A typical example would be that you want to move your existing Team Foundation Server 2010 Volume License to a high end server and…


How to Uninstall WSS 3.0 and reinstall WSS 3.0 for TFS 2010 – Part 1

This is a situation, where we want to remove the WSS 3.0 installed along with TFS 2010 and reinstall the same and configure with TFS 2010 again. How to Un-configure WSS 3.0 from a TFS 2010 box? Backup: Before making any changes, please make a full back up with the steps outlined in the article…


TF249063: The following Web service is not available:

Today, a customer of mine was facing an issue while he was trying to configure SharePoint Extensions for Team foundation server, Essentially he was trying to “Grant Access” to the web services. In this scenario, he has originally installed TFS 2010 with WSS 3.0. Later removed WSS 3.0 and installed SharePoint Server 2010 and we…


TF250004: The SharePoint Products installation is either corrupt or is not valid

I was working with a customer upgrading his TFS 2005 to TFSD 2010; we found an error during the upgrade. The error occurred in the SharePoint configuration screen. TF250004: The SharePoint Products installation is either corrupt or is not valid. Verify that SharePoint Products is a supported version and is functioning properly, and then try…