Estimating the time for migrating projects to VSO (Visual Studio Online)

I wrote in a previous post about how to migrate projects to VSO with different tools, but the most important question was what is the estimated

Changing the connection string during the TFS build for the Publish Profile of the SSDT (Sql Server Data Tool)

One of our customers needed to change that, they need to type the password for the SQL login inside the publish profile but of course they couldn’t do that

Migration to VSO (Visual Studio Online) with different tools

I had an assignment which required migrating all TFS on-premises to VSO (Visual Studio Online), this includes TSF2010, TFS2012 and TFS2013 I will try to

Create a TFS Build Custom Activity to Read From File

I needed to create a Custom Activity that read from XML file and display the values on the Build log. It’s very easy and I

Versioning Assembly during TFS Build 2013

My fellows MVPs Colin Dembovsky and Ricci Gian Maria had great posts on doing Assembly Versioning, it doesn’t cover my case but they helped me very

Creating and Deploying Web Package during TFS Build 2013

I have an old post that perform the same idea with TFS 2010 but as usual there are some differences with TFS 2013:-) How to run remote