Debugging Unhandled Exceptions in a SharePoint App with Visual Studio using IntelliTrace

Following on from our last blog post on IntelliTrace enhancements for SharePoint, in this blog post we’ll talk about how the new analysis section for SharePoint can help you find the source of issues faster. The New Analysis Section IntelliTrace is very good at providing a lot of data to you for debugging, but there… Read more

Debugging SharePoint Apps with IntelliTrace in Visual Studio

  In this post we’ll explore how to use IntelliTrace in Visual Studio 2012 Ultimate Update 2 to debug custom Web Parts in a SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint 2010  application. First we’ll summarize SharePoint’s use of correlation IDs and the IntelliTrace enhancements in VS2012 Update 2, and then we’ll dive into a walkthrough.   SharePoint’s Unified Logging… Read more

Enabling Tracing and HtmlLogger in Coded UI Test

Enabling HtmlLogger & Tracing in Coded UI Test   There have been a few changes in Visual Studio 2012 how Coded UI Test are run & how to enable logging. Now we can have both .NET v4.0 & v4.5 type Coded UI Test projects. Note this is an extension to previous blog on enabling tracing… Read more

UI Testing SharePoint 2010 with Visual Studio 2012

Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 provides complete record and play support through Coded UI for performing UI validations on Sharepoint 2010 applications. Recording and playing back on a sharepoint application is no different from recording on any webpage on Internet Explorer as internally the Coded UI IE plugin is being used. This blog assumes that you… Read more

Testing SharePoint 2010 with Visual Studio 2012 Update 1

Another in my MVP series of blog posts: This post is by one of the most active of the Canadian MVPs, Wes McDonald.  I find it interesting that Wes and our neighbors up north have taken the spirit of the US code camps and turned it in to arguably Canada’s best developer conference that is… Read more

Installing TFS 11 Extension for SharePoint from the BUILD Conference in Anaheim

I am posting walkthroughs of the the various TFS 11 install wizards from the upcoming version of TFS previewed at the BUILD Conference in Anaheim last week. Installation of TFS 11 is very similar to installation of TFS 2010. You can use the install guide for TFS 2010 to review the current (TFS 2010) guidelines… Read more

Installing the Advanced Configuration of TFS 11 from the BUILD Conference in Anaheim

I am posting walkthroughs of the the various TFS install wizards for the upcoming version of TFS previewed at the BUILD Conference in Anaheim this week. Installation of TFS 11 is very similar to installation of TFS 2010. You can use the install guide for TFS 2010 to review the current guidelines for install. And… Read more

Installing the Standard Configuration of TFS 11 from the BUILD Conference in Anaheim

I wanted to do a few posts on how to run through the various TFS install wizards of TFS 11 released at the BUILD Conference in Anaheim this week. Installation of TFS 11 is very similar to installation of TFS 2010. You can use the install guide for TFS 2010 to review the current guidelines… Read more

VS ALM Library Updates on MSDN for June 2010

Well the days are getting shorter, there’s a nip in the air, and the clouds are building up again. But oh what a summer it was! Last Tuesday, if I remember correctly. However, we didn’t let all those hours on the beach keep us from updating the ALM Library. Here are the results. Manual Configuration… Read more

Videos about Visual Studio ALM + Team Foundation Server 2010 on MSDN

MSDN has many videos that show how you can use Visual Studio ALM tools and Team Foundation Server to help your team develop software more successfully: Testing How do I get started with test cases in Visual Studio Test Professional 2010? How do I manage test cases with Visual Studio 2010? How do I get started with coded UI tests?… Read more