Issues with using Custom Counter in Goal Based Load Pattern inside Load Test

If you are using custom counter in goal based load pattern inside load test then you may come across this kind of error while running load test: Exception        LoadTestGoalCounterNotFoundException        1        A goal based load pattern can not be applied because it specifies a performance counter (RUBELSVM1\MyCategory1\MyCounter1\) that could not be read: Category does not exist….


Visual Studio 2010 Feature Pack 2– Pre-requisite hotfix details

Visual Studio 2010 Feature Pack 2 is now available. This required some changes in the core Visual Studio 2010 product to enable the new functionality. We have created a hotfix (KB2403277) for these product changes. A detailed description of each change is given below.   Fix 1- Issue/Description: A new startup attribute has been added…


Visual Studio 2010 Feature Pack 2 released–new set of Testing capabilities

Visual Studio 2010 Feature Pack 2 is now available.  See the following blogs for more details. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/amit_chatterjee/archive/2010/11/16/visual-studio-2010-feature-pack-2-released-new-set-of-testing-capabilities.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/b/bharry/archive/2010/11/15/feature-pack-2-is-available.aspx   See some quick videos of testing features. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/mathew_aniyan/archive/2010/11/16/visual-studio-2010-feature-pack-2-videos.aspx   Some additional blogs which dwell deeper into Silverlight features. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/tapas_sahoos_blog/archive/2010/11/16/understanding-the-search-logic-for-silverlight-controls-in-coded-ui-test.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/b/tapas_sahoos_blog/archive/2010/11/16/fetching-property-of-a-silverlight-control.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/b/tapas_sahoos_blog/archive/2010/11/16/why-does-selection-of-an-item-getting-recorded-as-a-mouse-click-action.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/b/tapas_sahoos_blog/archive/2010/11/16/why-does-coded-ui-test-playback-fail-to-scroll-the-silverlight-control-into-view.aspx


Patch for Microsoft Test Manager released

We recently released a rollup QFE for Microsoft Test Manager that contains fixes for some crashes, memory leaks and other issues reported. This patch is available for public download on Connect  Some of the more common issues that we have heard have been around MTM crashing when trying to delete the only iteration from a…