Steps to check the code coverage of a web application via command line

We were working with a customer who wanted to do a code coverage analysis of his web application outside of unit test. He wanted to profile his web application on the IIS server, for the percentage of code executed using visual studio performance tools. We created a document on how-to for the customer and thought…


Reference missing errors when building coded UI projects with automation on VS 2013 for TFS 2012.

We had an interesting scenario where a customer was using automation with the coded UI projects they had. The customer was using the name space (System.Windows.Automation) for getting the classes like PropertyCondition and AutomationElement to solve his UI automation problems. What was weird in the customer’s case was that customer was using VS 2013 as…


Walk-through 3 for Release Management – Installation of Release Management Deployment Agent for Visual Studio 2013.

This is in continuation with my earlier blog post on installation of Release Management for Visual Studio 2013 Server. In this I would be walking you thru the installation of Release Management Deployment Agent for Visual Studio 2013. Please review the installation guide to confirm that we are meeting the hardware and software requirement to…


Walk-through 2 for Release Management – Installation of Release Management Client for Visual Studio 2013

This is in continuation with my earlier blog post on installation of Release Management for Visual Studio 2013 Server. In this I would be walking you thru the installation of Release Management Client for Visual Studio 2013. Note: we can install Release Management Client for Visual Studio 2013 on the same server as Release Management…


Walk-through 1 of Release Management – Installation of Release Management for Visual Studio 2013 Server.

  Before you plan to install Release Management Server or any of its component please go thru the Install guide to ensure that you meet the requirement You can download the Release Management Installation Guide from here. In this walkthrough I already have install SQL 2012 RTM on the server which would be hosting my…