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Solving TF30042: The database is full. Contact your Team Foundation Server administrator.

I got this message a few weeks ago and it scared me. Why? Let me tell you. The company where I do a lot of consultancy called me in the middle of the day that users started receiving this message. People could not check-in, create work items or add/edit any TFS information. The support engineer […]

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The Team Tab has disappeared from the Ribbon in Excel (or error TF80012)

Sometimes it happens that because of a crash or unknown issue the Team Tab in Excel disappears. Usually you will notice this, because you get an error when you try to open a excel sheet with TFS data. The reason is that this Add-In is disabled. To make it appear again do the following Start […]

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Unit Test Deployment files not found in VS2010

When writing Unit tests, it is sometimes useful to use specific files for a specific Unit test. With help of the TestContext object in a Unit test class you can easily deploy files along with your Unit Tests. Everytime a Unit test is executed, the file(s) is published to an output Directory. This file can […]

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TFS 2010 Web Access Client shows Error 500 (Request was rejected by http filter)

We recently published our TFS Web Access Client via HTTPS to the outside world. Everything was working fine until we pressed the “Edit Query” button. A Internal Server Error (500) appeared with the extra info “Request was rejected by http filter). We are using Microsoft TMG server to publish the Web Access Client. This link […]

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