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How to Run CodedUI & Selenium tests on Visual Studio Team Services ( VSTS )
If you have tried to run CodedUI tests on Visual Studio Team Services and used the Visual Studio Test task - you may have received the following error. Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UITest.Extension.UITestException: To ...
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One of my favorite things to do is share tools that are helpful for testers. I have been releasing this Bulk Copy Test Cases tool since 2011! Yikes tempus fugit! I continue to get lots of comments of how helpful this tool ...
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If you want to reduce the amount of space video recordings take while passing test cases, here is the test setting that can be modified. Navigate to Testing Center > Plan Click on Run Settings tab Under Manual Runs > Testing...
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Thank you.  I've been using xunit for running tests but miss the old Test Manager for managing Test Cases.
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How to Install Microsoft Visual Studio Test Professional 2013 aka Microsoft Test Manager 2013*
If you are interested in how to install Microsoft Test Manager 2013, I have created a list of tools and instructions to get you up and running quickly with the latest :) As a good tester, I have also included steps on how to verify the installation of all t...
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TFS 2013 - What's New in Web Test Management
Back in February at the ALM Summit I spoke about how Microsoft's Web Test Management is the next generation of testing tools.  Now let me show you what I'm excited about and what's new!  Did I mention it feels like opening new toys for Christmas in October ...
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Very nice.  Do you know of any good videos which show end-to-end walkthroughs using these new tools?
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If you have tried to run CodedUI tests on Visual Studio Team Services and used the Visual Studio Test task - you may have received the following error. Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UITest.Extension.UITestException: To ...
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New version of TFS 2015 Tester Power Tool - Bulk Copy Test Cases is now available!
One of my favorite things to do is share tools that are helpful for testers.  I have been releasing this Bulk Copy Test Cases tool since 2011!  Yikes tempus fugit!  I continue to get lots of comments of how helpful this tool has been over the years, so than...
One of my favorite things to do is share tools that are helpful for testers. I have been releasing this Bulk Copy Test Cases tool since 2011! Yikes tempus fugit! I continue to get lots of comments of how helpful this tool ...
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I have to give kudos to the test product team and the features they have been delivering with the quarterly updates.  I am going to recap the test features that have been delivered in TFS 2013 Update 2. Column options for tes...
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Load Testing using the Visual Studio Online cloud
Last week, I co-presented with Charles Sterling a Program Manager from Microsoft on Using the Cloud to Load Test and Monitor your Applications.  Here's how super easy it is to setup a load test in the cloud, give the steps be...
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I am very passionate about improving software quality with process, people, training, and technology.
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Anna Russo is an ALM MVP specializing in ALM TFS Software Process consulting and training.  

Since 2008 Anna has worked with a variety of clients to improve their software quality and processes by properly implementing Microsoft Team Foundation Server, Microsoft Test Manager, and Visual Studio tools.  

Anna applies hands on expertise providing: install/upgrade/customize TFS server, mentor on software processes, technical training, release strategies, automated build scripts, automated testing, and building virtual lab infrastructures. 

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Colin's ALM Corner: Using the Fakes Framework to Test TFS API Code (Part...
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(Here's the link to Part 2). If you've ever written a utility to do TFS “stuff” using the TFS API, you probably tested by hitting F5