Get Application Performance Counters of your choice during load runs with Visual Studio Online

Goal of a load testing activity is to identify and fix performance bottlenecks. Visual Studio Online integrates Cloud Load Testing with Application Insights to give deep insights into performance and diagnostics data of your application which dramatically decreases the discovery and resolution of any issues discovered later. This article will walk you through configuring Load Testing… Read more

CodeLens for Git improvements in Visual Studio 2013 Ultimate Update 3 RC

In Visual Studio 2013 Update 3 CTP1, we introduced some CodeLens for Git indicators. In this RC update we are completing the work by: Automatically refreshing the CodeLens for git team indicators to reflect the current source control state Improving the user experience in the case of big files with a lot of changes Adding… Read more

Code Map improvements in Visual Studio 2013 Ultimate Update 3 CTP1

Visual Studio 2013 Update 3 CTP1 brings improvements to Code Map and Debugger Map that you have requested via various feedback channels (user voice and connect in particular). In this Blog post I’ll present: Improvements to the Debugger map zoom experience Link styling on Code Map Drag & Drop of binaries to a code map… Read more

Code Lens for Git in Visual Studio 2013 Ultimate Update 3

Yesterday we released Visual Studio 2013 Update 3 CTP1. This CTP brings new features in the area of CodeLens Team indicators. In this Blog post I’ll present the CodeLens Team indicators for Git. CodeLens Team indicators CodeLens is a heads-up display in your Visual Studio 2013 Ultimate editor where you can find information about your… Read more

Test Plan and Test Suite Customization with TFS2013 Update3

One of the top feature requests from Microsoft Test Manager/Test Case Management users across various forums has been the ability to customize the Test Plan and Test Suite artifacts. Based on the feedback, with Team Foundation Server 2013 Update 3, we are adding the functionality to add custom fields and workflows to Test Plans and… Read more

Known Issue and Workaround for TFS 2012 Update 3 RC1

UPDATE – This issue has been fixed in TFS 2012 Update 3 RC2, which is available here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2835600   This post is to report a known issue with alerts in Team Foundation Server 2012 Update 3 RC1.  There is a partial workaround, which should be applied to the configuration database BEFORE upgrade to RC1 if… Read more