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RSSGeneral (2)

Date Title Comments
2009-02-11 Save to Gain with Black Marble and Microsoft … 0
2008-12-14 December’s Guest Coke 0

RSSAgile (49)

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2012-11-21 New book from Gojko Adzic ‘Impact Mapping’ 0
2012-06-07 Publishing Windows Azure Websites with TFS 12
2012-02-19 Imagine Cup NE 0
2011-05-04 Problems and workaround for the EMC Scrum for Team System Process Template 2
2011-05-03 My upcoming speaking engagements for Spring/Summer 2011 0
2011-04-14 Speaking at the BCS in Edinburgh on Agile Methods 0
2011-01-28 Follow up to yesterdays events on ‘enabling agile development with cool tools’ 0
2010-11-04 November Agile Yorkshire meeting “William Hill Agile Case Study” 0
2010-07-01 Fun presenting last night at BCS 0
2010-06-28 Speaking at the BCS this week on Agile 0
2010-05-29 Speaking at the West Yorkshire BCS meeting on Agile Methods 0
2010-05-29 Great book on Kanban 0
2010-05-26 Next Agile Yorkshire meeting is on the 8th of June on Agile BI Testing 0
2010-04-01 Post AIC 2010 Thoughts 0
2010-03-08 Agile Yorkshire Martin Fowler event is full 0
2010-01-25 The uptake of Agile and Alt.Net practices in places a bit away from the major development hotspots 1
2009-12-08 Agile Yorkshire meeting - Kaban For Software Engineering 0
2009-11-09 November Agile Yorkshire Meeting 0
2009-09-07 September’s Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
2009-08-25 Welcome to the past of software development 5
2009-08-21 Nice explanation of using Kanban for support 0
2009-08-12 Slides from yesterdays presentation at VBUG 0
2009-07-06 July Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
2009-05-24 Post Developer Day South West thoughts 0
2009-05-21 Developer Day South West is this weekend 0
2009-05-12 Alt.Net UK Conference 2009 0
2009-04-18 Next Agile Yorkshire Meeting – Exploratory Testing 0
2009-04-10 Holiday is when you catch up….. 1
2008-11-03 patterns & practices Acceptance Test Engineering Guidance 0
2008-10-16 TFS Iterations not appearing in IterationPath 0
2008-08-21 eScrum 1,1 available 2
2008-04-01 Scrum Overview 0
2008-03-26 New release of VSTS Scrum Process Template 0
2008-02-03 Oh to be a tester.... 0
2008-02-02 First Alt.Net.UK Conference thoughts 0
2008-01-04 Next meeting of the Yorkshire Extreme Programming Club 0
2008-01-04 Great Scrum Video 0
2007-12-06 Last night I met a spaceman 0
2007-11-17 Fun with a DDD6 demo 0
2007-11-05 How to create a community 1
2007-11-02 Channel 9 Interview with Robby Ingebretsen 0
2007-10-12 Agile Workshop by Clarke Ching 0
2007-07-10 Another stupid way to waste an hour or two..... 0
2007-06-23 eScrum 1.0 0
2007-04-13 An extreme hour 0
2007-03-09 My Presentation at the Extreme Programming Club 0
2007-03-03 Speaking on Scrum 0
2007-02-13 Yorkshire XP Club 0
2007-01-20 New Agile user group in Leeds 0

RSSBooks (30)

Date Title Comments
2016-03-03 New books on VSTS/TFS ALM DevOps 0
2014-12-04 Great book full of easily accessible tips to apply the concept of user stories to your team 7
2014-06-07 ‘The Circle’ a good read 1
2014-04-15 The 2013 editions TFS books 0
2014-03-23 Learning the Microsoft Platform Succinctly 0
2013-11-22 Microsoft Patterns & Practice publication ‘Building a Release Pipeline with Team Foundation Server 2012’ 0
2013-08-28 Review of ‘Software Testing using Visual Studio 2012’ from Packt Publishing 1
2013-07-20 Experiences with a Kindle Paperwhite 0
2012-11-21 New book from Gojko Adzic ‘Impact Mapping’ 0
2012-10-30 Nice introduction to the new features of VS2012 0
2012-06-23 2012 Editions of TFS books are out 0
2011-09-28 Tempted by the new Kindle? 2
2011-05-05 Microsoft goes Manga for Azure and Powershell 0
2011-05-03 The slow slide to a paperless life 1
2011-04-27 Professional Foundation Server 2010 0
2011-04-27 Added a reading list to my blog 0
2011-01-06 Kindle on the Phone 7 1
2010-10-19 Should I buy a Kindle? 1
2010-09-03 New book on Refactoring with Visual Studio 2010 from Packt Publishing 0
2010-05-29 Great book on Kanban 0
2010-05-17 Looking for a good overview of Visual Studio 2010 and ALM? 0
2009-04-10 Holiday is when you catch up….. 1
2008-12-29 More Free Books 0
2008-06-09 Go south young man.......and read a book on a SmartPhone 0
2008-05-04 Why aren't there more plays about quantum physics? 0
2007-11-28 History of Computing 0
2007-11-02 A trip out to a Seattle Landmark 0
2007-07-16 How books date 0
2007-04-04 Microsoft in SCIAM 0
2007-01-17 Time to revisit Microserfs 0

RSSCommunity (124)

Date Title Comments
2015-08-19 DDDNorth 2015 submissions are open 0
2013-10-11 All Set for DDD North 2013 0
2013-08-15 DDDNorth session voting is now open 0
2013-04-27 Follow the Yorkshire Global Windows Azure Event 0
2013-04-13 Part of the Global Windows Azure Bootcamp 0
2013-03-21 Black Marble is hosting the Yorkshire Chapter of the Global Windows Azure Bootcamp on the 27th of April 0
2013-01-24 Leeds# Meetup 8 - Coding Dojo - Thursday 31 January 0
2012-12-04 Agile Yorkshire - December Lightening Talks 0
2012-11-19 Black Marble at the 2012 Abbey Dash 0
2012-10-08 New video on unit testing in VS2012 and TFS 0
2012-09-02 Its events time again 0
2012-08-28 Two bits of good news – DDDNorth and Raspberry PI 0
2012-08-28 DDD North 2012 0
2012-08-08 DDDNorth session voting is now open 0
2012-07-30 SUR-40 (what used to be a Surface) event at Leeds Sharp User group 0
2012-06-21 Next Leeds Sharp user group meeting is a coding kata session 0
2012-06-18 DDDNorth session submission is open 0
2012-06-07 DDD North to be held at Bradford University on 13th October 0
2012-06-01 First meeting of the Leeds-Sharp user group 0
2012-05-26 DDD South West session on Unit testing in VS11 0
2012-05-17 New .NET usergroup in Leeds 2
2012-04-16 Back from holiday to find my DDD Southwest session has been accepted 0
2012-03-29 More community TFS build extensions documentation 0
2012-03-02 Propose a session for DDD South West 0
2012-02-16 Thanks to everyone who came to my session at NEBytes last night 0
2012-02-08 Speaking on the 15th Feb at the NE Bytes user group on “TFS for Everyone” 2
2012-01-25 New 1.3.0.0 release of the Community TFS Build Extensions for TFS 2010 0
2012-01-06 Jan 2012 Agile Yorkshire meeting – An Extreme Hour 0
2011-11-21 Black Marble at the Abbey Dash in Leeds 0
2011-11-14 Black Marble events for the remainder of 2011 and into 2012 0
2011-10-07 You can still sign up for DDDNorth tomorrow 1
2011-10-03 Documentation for the PowerShell activity in the TFS Community Build Extensions published 0
2011-09-23 New Release of the Community TFS 2010 Build Extensions 2
2011-09-05 #DDDNorth registration has opened 0
2011-08-30 You can vote now for sessions at #dddnorth 0
2011-08-22 One week left to submit a session for DDDNorth 0
2011-08-08 Still time to propose sessions for DDDNorth 1
2011-07-27 DDD in t’North 0
2011-07-22 Follow up to last nights session on mocking 0
2011-07-21 The community - a route to free training 0
2011-07-11 Speaking at usergroups in Leeds and Southampton 0
2011-05-05 Registration open for the “Connected Development” event on the 26th of May 0
2011-05-03 My upcoming speaking engagements for Spring/Summer 2011 0
2011-04-14 Speaking at the BCS in Edinburgh on Agile Methods 0
2011-03-14 DDD Scotland registration is now open 0
2011-01-29 Gojko Adzic is presenting at the next Agile Yorkshire meeting on acceptance tests 0
2011-01-29 Not made it to DDD9 0
2011-01-28 Follow up to yesterdays events on ‘enabling agile development with cool tools’ 0
2011-01-04 DDD9 Sessions announced 2
2010-12-01 While you are stuck at home due to snow why not vote for your favourite DDD9 session? 0
2010-11-18 Where can you learn more on Typemock after last night session at NEBytes? 0
2010-11-04 November Agile Yorkshire meeting “William Hill Agile Case Study” 0
2010-10-14 Leeds Hack Day 2010 registration open 0
2010-10-07 Thoughts on the Software Craftsmanship 2010 1
2010-09-29 Community Community Community 0
2010-09-20 DDD9 Announced 0
2010-09-16 Upcoming speaking engagements 0
2010-09-13 Talking about mocking with Typemock a The of The Developers Group in October 0
2010-08-31 DDD Dublin call for speakers is open 0
2010-06-20 Post NDC2010 thoughts – a great event 0
2010-06-05 Today’s DDD South West 0
2010-05-29 Speaking at the West Yorkshire BCS meeting on Agile Methods 0
2010-05-26 Next Agile Yorkshire meeting is on the 8th of June on Agile BI Testing 0
2010-04-15 Todays #UKTechDays Leeds Fringe event 0
2010-03-18 NEBytes last night 0
2010-03-16 Speaking at NEBytes tomorrow 0
2010-03-08 Agile Yorkshire Martin Fowler event is full 0
2010-03-02 Martin Fowler is speaking at Agile Yorkshire this month 0
2010-03-01 This year’s DDD South West announced 0
2010-02-11 New ‘ALTdotNet Beers North’ group starting 0
2010-02-10 Tonight is Agile Yorkshire 0
2010-01-31 The Barry Dorrans’ farewell DDD performance 0
2010-01-29 A call for speaker at next month Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
2010-01-25 The uptake of Agile and Alt.Net practices in places a bit away from the major development hotspots 1
2010-01-21 Time to exercise your prerogative again 0
2010-01-15 DDD8 is full 0
2010-01-14 New UK ALM User Group Formed 0
2010-01-12 Voting has opened for DDD8 0
2010-01-11 The Agile Yorkshire AGM is this week 0
2010-01-08 A new user group - North East Bytes 0
2009-12-11 Upcoming Community Conferences 0
2009-09-07 September’s Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
2009-08-31 Recording of my SQLBits Session on Visual Studio 2008 0
2009-08-20 This past week’s Nxtgen events 0
2009-08-15 Nxtgen UK tour reminder 0
2009-08-12 Slides from yesterdays presentation at VBUG 0
2009-07-16 My Glasgow presentation last night. 0
2009-07-06 July Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
2009-05-24 Post Developer Day South West thoughts 0
2009-05-21 Developer Day South West is this weekend 0
2009-05-14 Last nights Agile Yorkshire meeting on Exploratory Testing 0
2009-05-03 My grok talk on Sharepoint testing with Typemock Isolator and Ivonna at DD Scotland 0
2009-04-29 My NxtGen tour in August 0
2009-04-23 Don’t forget … Series of Great Free Events starts next week! 0
2009-04-21 Speaking in Newcastle tomorrow 0
2009-04-17 Alt.net ‘In the North’ starts tonight 0
2009-04-10 Holiday is when you catch up….. 1
2009-04-04 Speaking next week at Agile Yorkshire 0
2009-02-24 Alt.Net UK 'In the North' Registration is now open 0
2009-02-18 If Alt.Net is not to your taste..... 0
2009-01-27 New name for the XP Club and next months event 0
2009-01-27 Call for speakers for DDD South West 0
2009-01-26 Voting opens for SQLBits IV 0
2008-11-24 Back from DDD7 0
2008-11-21 Call for speakers for Developer Day Scotland is open 0
2008-11-20 An Event to Remember 0
2008-11-05 My VBug conference session on TFS 0
2008-10-22 DDD7 Registration is open 0
2008-10-13 DDD7 Agenda Published 0
2008-10-08 XP Club meeting 0
2008-09-19 Local user groups 0
2008-09-19 Not speaking at Vbug next week 0
2008-09-16 Not enough people locally for a TFS user group? 0
2008-08-21 Speaking on Team System in Coventry 0
2008-07-18 Registration opened for SQLBits III (Cubed) 0
2008-07-17 Leeds SQL Usergroup 4
2008-07-03 DDD7 Session Submissions 0
2008-06-21 Speaking at Leeds SQL User group 0
2008-06-05 On the train home 0
2008-04-17 Speaking at Scottish SQL Usergroup 1
2008-04-15 VBUG Newcastle: VS2008, SQL Server 2008 and Win 2008 Launch Event 0
2008-03-12 A couple of speaking engagements 0
2008-03-03 March 2008 meeting of the Yorkshire Extreme Programming Club 0
2007-11-05 How to create a community 1

RSSCommunity Server (3)

Date Title Comments
2011-02-15 Another DDD opportunity 0
2008-11-06 Page views not updated in community server 0
2007-02-02 Moving Community Server 0

RSSCSS (4)

Date Title Comments
2008-02-10 @media 2008 0
2008-02-10 Balancing customer needs against forward motion: IE8 3
2007-08-27 Web site development: University of Bradford Part 1 0
2007-07-25 Web development little helpers 0

RSSDDD (88)

Date Title Comments
2017-05-08 DDD is Back for the 12th Time 0
2016-10-02 Devils with Arms and Cats - the new name for DevOps? 0
2015-10-25 My DDDNorth session on Technical Debt and SonarQube 0
2015-09-14 Session accepted for DDDNorth 0
2015-09-07 Voting for DDD North Sessions is now open 0
2015-08-19 DDDNorth 2015 submissions are open 0
2014-10-19 DDD North and IOT 0
2014-10-18 ALM Ranger’s release DevOps Guidance for PowerShell DSC – perfectly timed for DDDNorth 3
2014-09-01 DDDNorth - agenda published - registration opens - and it is full 1
2014-08-31 My DDDnorth session has been accepted 0
2014-06-25 Submissions open for DDDNorth 2014 0
2014-02-25 DDD South west 0
2013-10-13 Links from my DDDNorth session ‘Automated Build Is Not The End Of The Story’ 0
2013-08-29 DDDNorth registration is now open 0
2013-08-26 My DDDNorth session has been accepted 0
2013-08-15 DDDNorth session voting is now open 0
2013-07-01 DDDNorth session submission has opened 0
2012-10-08 New video on unit testing in VS2012 and TFS 0
2012-09-02 Its events time again 0
2012-08-28 Two bits of good news – DDDNorth and Raspberry PI 0
2012-08-08 DDDNorth session voting is now open 0
2012-07-30 DDD10 registration open 0
2012-06-18 DDDNorth session submission is open 0
2012-06-07 DDD North to be held at Bradford University on 13th October 0
2012-05-26 DDD South West session on Unit testing in VS11 0
2012-05-12 DDD10 1st September 2012 0
2012-04-16 Back from holiday to find my DDD Southwest session has been accepted 0
2012-03-02 Propose a session for DDD South West 0
2011-10-07 You can still sign up for DDDNorth tomorrow 1
2011-09-05 #DDDNorth registration has opened 0
2011-08-30 You can vote now for sessions at #dddnorth 0
2011-08-22 One week left to submit a session for DDDNorth 0
2011-08-08 Still time to propose sessions for DDDNorth 1
2011-07-27 DDD in t’North 0
2011-07-21 The community - a route to free training 0
2011-02-15 Another DDD opportunity 0
2011-01-29 Not made it to DDD9 0
2011-01-04 DDD9 Sessions announced 2
2010-12-01 While you are stuck at home due to snow why not vote for your favourite DDD9 session? 0
2010-09-22 DDD Dublin 2010 Sessions published 0
2010-09-20 DDD9 Announced 0
2010-09-16 Upcoming speaking engagements 0
2010-09-14 DDD Dublin voting as opened 0
2010-08-31 DDD Dublin call for speakers is open 0
2010-06-05 Can you mock out .NET extension methods with Typemock? – the answer is yes 1
2010-06-05 Today’s DDD South West 0
2010-05-11 Developer Day Scotland 2010 1
2010-04-16 Speaking at Developer Day South West 0
2010-03-02 DDD Community Events News 0
2010-03-01 This year’s DDD South West announced 0
2010-01-31 The Barry Dorrans’ farewell DDD performance 0
2010-01-21 Time to exercise your prerogative again 0
2010-01-15 DDD8 is full 0
2010-01-12 Voting has opened for DDD8 0
2009-12-11 Upcoming Community Conferences 0
2009-05-24 Post Developer Day South West thoughts 0
2009-05-21 Developer Day South West is this weekend 0
2009-05-03 My grok talk on Sharepoint testing with Typemock Isolator and Ivonna at DD Scotland 0
2009-02-04 Developer Day Scotland Voting Opens 0
2009-01-27 Call for speakers for DDD South West 0
2009-01-15 Another call for speakers 0
2008-11-25 DDD7, OSLO Microsoft’s Vision for the future of Modelling 0
2008-11-24 Back from DDD7 0
2008-11-21 Call for speakers for Developer Day Scotland is open 0
2008-10-22 DDD7 is now full 0
2008-10-22 DDD7 Registration is open 0
2008-07-24 WPF Performance 0
2008-07-03 DDD7 Session Submissions 0
2008-05-11 Developer Day Scotland 1
2008-03-17 Developer Day Scotland 0
2008-03-11 CruiseControl & MSTest from Visual Studio 2008 1
2008-02-13 Scottish Developers 0
2008-02-11 Voting opens Developer Day Scotland 0
2007-12-19 Maybe speaking at Developer Day Scotland 0
2007-11-28 DDD6 demo - better late than never 0
2007-11-27 DDD6 0
2007-11-17 Fun with a DDD6 demo 0
2007-10-26 DDD6 0
2007-10-12 DDD news 0
2007-09-14 SQLBits 0
2007-07-02 Good pointer to DNR TV from Colin @ DDD5 0
2007-07-01 DDD5, thoughts the day after........... 0
2007-06-30 DDD5 Presentation - Team Foundation Server 0
2007-06-03 DDD5 is full 0
2007-06-01 DDD5 Registration has opened 0
2007-05-30 DDD5 Agenda 0
2007-05-01 Vote early vote oftan.... 0
2007-04-01 DDD5 Submissions 0

RSSEvents (300)

Date Title Comments
2017-05-11 Book your free place at a Global DevOps Bootcamp venue for the 17th June 2017 event 0
2017-04-25 Still spaces available for the Leeds venue of the Global DevOps Bootcamp 0
2017-04-25 Presenting at an event in Leeds - Making it easy to migrate your ALM process to the Cloud 0
2017-03-16 Leeds venue for the Global DevOps Bootcamp 0
2017-03-11 Speaking at VS2017 launch event in Dublin on the 30th 0
2017-02-13 Speaking at the SharePoint Usergroup (Leeds) on Modern ALM & DevOps 1
2016-10-02 Devils with Arms and Cats - the new name for DevOps? 0
2016-09-29 My DevTest Labs video is up on Channel9 0
2016-08-24 I am speaking at Microsoft UK TechDays Online event on Azure DevTest Labs 0
2016-02-02 Follow up from my session at the Black Marble Tech Update 2016 0
2015-10-25 My DDDNorth session on Technical Debt and SonarQube 0
2015-09-28 Agenda for Black Marble’s annual Architecture Forum is firming up with a keynote from Martin Woodward 0
2015-09-14 Session accepted for DDDNorth 0
2015-09-07 Voting for DDD North Sessions is now open 0
2015-08-19 DDDNorth 2015 submissions are open 0
2015-06-30 Speaking at Leeds DevOps on the 21st of July 0
2015-05-28 Build and Ignite Event Sessions 0
2015-05-07 Free Black Marble Build and Ignite round up event in Yorkshire 0
2015-04-23 May is a busy time for events 0
2015-02-28 We are hosting a free event on Visual Studio ALM on the 18th March 0
2015-02-17 My DSC session is up at TechDays Online 2015 On-Demand 0
2015-02-09 Choices DDD South West or the Maker Faire? 0
2015-01-27 Speaking at Techorama in May 0
2015-01-20 Want to know what’s going on? Come to the Black Marble Tech Update 0
2015-01-16 Guest post on the Microsoft UK Developers Site on DSC and Release Management prior to Microsoft TechDays event 26
2015-01-10 Speaking at Microsoft Techdays on the 5th of February 0
2014-10-15 Microsoft ALM event to Black Marble offices on the 26th of November 0
2014-09-18 Speaking at PreEmptive’s event on Application Analytics in London on the 30th of September 0
2014-09-08 PowerShell Summit Europe 2014 1
2014-09-01 DDDNorth - agenda published - registration opens - and it is full 1
2014-06-25 Submissions open for DDDNorth 2014 0
2014-06-08 Microsoft People-centric IT Roadshow 0
2014-03-30 Looking forward to speaking at Techorama in May 0
2014-02-25 DDD South west 0
2014-02-21 Speaking at Techorama in May 0
2014-02-06 Speaking at Gravitas’s Tech Talk #3 - 0
2014-01-07 Tech Update 0
2013-10-26 Speaking at UK Tech.Days Online 2013 0
2013-10-10 Unexpectedly now doing a session at DDD North 2013 0
2013-10-08 Grok talking at DDDNorth 2013 1
2013-09-29 Being allowed out in public: Forthcoming events 0
2013-09-25 Links from presentation on Server 2012 R2 0
2013-09-13 Enabling Modern Apps 1
2013-08-29 DDDNorth registration is now open 0
2013-08-15 DDDNorth session voting is now open 0
2013-05-20 Webinar on PreEmptive Analytics tools on the 28th of May 0
2013-05-14 Tech Update for Public Sector 0
2013-04-27 Follow the Yorkshire Global Windows Azure Event 0
2013-04-23 Thanks for attending my webinar on lab management 0
2013-04-18 Lab Management webinar next week 0
2013-04-18 Great event in Antwerp 0
2013-04-13 Part of the Global Windows Azure Bootcamp 0
2013-03-21 Black Marble is hosting the Yorkshire Chapter of the Global Windows Azure Bootcamp on the 27th of April 0
2013-02-18 Speaking on TEE at VISUG Conference in April 1
2013-02-06 Imagine Cup NE Hackathon 2
2013-02-05 Notes from the North East: Imagine Cup Hackathon 2012 0
2013-01-27 Looking forward to the Imagine Cup Hackathon 0
2013-01-27 More UK TechDays on System Center 2012 and Windows 8 0
2013-01-24 Leeds# Meetup 8 - Coding Dojo - Thursday 31 January 0
2013-01-14 Upcoming presentations 0
2013-01-10 Speaking on Windows 8 development 0
2012-12-04 Agile Yorkshire - December Lightening Talks 0
2012-11-14 Upcoming free events from Black Marble 0
2012-09-02 Its events time again 0
2012-08-28 Two bits of good news – DDDNorth and Raspberry PI 0
2012-08-08 DDDNorth session voting is now open 0
2012-07-30 SUR-40 (what used to be a Surface) event at Leeds Sharp User group 0
2012-06-21 Next Leeds Sharp user group meeting is a coding kata session 0
2012-06-18 DDDNorth session submission is open 0
2012-06-07 DDD North to be held at Bradford University on 13th October 0
2012-05-28 On the panel at Tech.Days: Visual Studio 11 Online Event 0
2012-05-26 DDD South West session on Unit testing in VS11 0
2012-05-15 A bit busy with upcoming presentations 0
2012-05-13 Interested in Windows 8 Development? 0
2012-05-12 DDD10 1st September 2012 0
2012-05-10 Doing a webinar on Typemock Isolator and Sharepoint 0
2012-03-09 Team Explorer Everywhere is now free 0
2012-03-05 Free webinar on Team Explorer Everywhere on the 19th of March 0
2012-02-29 My Boss has brought his iPad! Consumer devices in corporate networks 0
2012-02-29 IT Camp Leeds Roundup 0
2012-02-24 Hands-on Microsoft IT Camps–we’ll be there and you should too! 0
2012-02-19 Imagine Cup NE 0
2012-02-16 Thanks to everyone who came to my session at NEBytes last night 0
2012-02-08 Speaking on the 15th Feb at the NE Bytes user group on “TFS for Everyone” 2
2012-02-07 Webinar on migration from VSS to TFS 0
2012-02-03 Enjoyed our SDL event last week? 0
2012-01-27 More links from our SDL event 0
2012-01-26 Links from our SDL event today 0
2012-01-26 Black Marble Events–now Online! 0
2012-01-19 Black Marble launches new series of free online event 0
2011-11-14 Black Marble events for the remainder of 2011 and into 2012 0
2011-10-21 Speaking at a Black Marble event on TFS on Azure 0
2011-10-07 You can still sign up for DDDNorth tomorrow 1
2011-09-27 Upcoming Black Marble event on Windows 8 1
2011-09-07 Registration has opened for Black Marble’s Autumn Events 2011 0
2011-09-05 #DDDNorth registration has opened 0
2011-08-30 You can vote now for sessions at #dddnorth 0
2011-08-22 One week left to submit a session for DDDNorth 0
2011-08-08 Still time to propose sessions for DDDNorth 1
2011-07-27 DDD in t’North 0
2011-07-22 Follow up to last nights session on mocking 0
2011-07-21 The community - a route to free training 0
2011-06-27 Todays ISV event at Microsoft UK 0
2011-06-22 Speaking at Microsoft UK next week 0
2011-05-13 Speaking at Microsoft’s “Application Lifecycle Management for Independent Software Vendors” 0
2011-05-05 Free webcast of Architecture and Installation of TFS 2010 0
2011-05-05 Registration open for the “Connected Development” event on the 26th of May 0
2011-05-03 My upcoming speaking engagements for Spring/Summer 2011 0
2011-04-14 Speaking at the BCS in Edinburgh on Agile Methods 0
2011-04-10 New home for my Techdays video on Lab Management from last year 0
2011-04-06 Doing a webcast for Microsoft next week ‘Lab Management and Automated Build’ 0
2011-03-10 Speaking on VS 2010 ALM and Testing at events in Belfast and Dublin 0
2011-02-15 Another DDD opportunity 0
2011-01-29 Gojko Adzic is presenting at the next Agile Yorkshire meeting on acceptance tests 0
2011-01-29 Not made it to DDD9 0
2011-01-28 Follow up to yesterdays events on ‘enabling agile development with cool tools’ 0
2011-01-24 Black Marble’s Annual Technical Update for Microsoft Technologies 0
2011-01-20 Preparing for my session next week on ‘enabling agile development with cool tools’ 0
2010-12-01 While you are stuck at home due to snow why not vote for your favourite DDD9 session? 0
2010-11-25 Reminder about by web session on mocking Sharepoint with Typemock Isolator next week 0
2010-11-18 Where can you learn more on Typemock after last night session at NEBytes? 0
2010-10-19 I am speaking at NEBytes in November on Mocking with Typemock Isolator 0
2010-10-07 Speaking at the Developer Group on Typemock Isolator on the 20th of October 0
2010-10-07 Thoughts on the Software Craftsmanship 2010 1
2010-09-29 Community Community Community 0
2010-09-22 DDD Dublin 2010 Sessions published 0
2010-09-20 DDD9 Announced 0
2010-09-16 Upcoming speaking engagements 0
2010-09-14 DDD Dublin voting as opened 0
2010-09-13 Talking about mocking with Typemock a The of The Developers Group in October 0
2010-09-12 A Series of Fortunate Events 0
2010-09-09 I am speaking at the VBug Autumn Conference 0
2010-08-31 DDD Dublin call for speakers is open 0
2010-08-16 Dublin-bound 0
2010-08-16 EPICenter 2010 : Microsoft Phone 7 Summary 0
2010-08-16 EPICenter 2010 : SQL Modelling Service Summary 0
2010-08-16 Speaking at SQLBits The 7 Wonders of SQL 0
2010-08-05 Next weeks Agile Yorkshire meeting: Some things about testing that everyone should know, ...... but were afraid to ask, in case somebody told them. 0
2010-07-25 Can you guess what our great freebie is? 0
2010-07-22 Software Craftsmanship 2010 0
2010-06-20 Post NDC2010 thoughts – a great event 0
2010-06-15 All set for Olso – Off to NDC 2010 0
2010-06-11 Video of my Microsoft Techdays session on Lab Management 0
2010-06-06 Black Marble in Dublin and Oslo 0
2010-05-29 Speaking at the West Yorkshire BCS meeting on Agile Methods 0
2010-05-26 Next Agile Yorkshire meeting is on the 8th of June on Agile BI Testing 0
2010-05-11 Developer Day Scotland 2010 1
2010-04-27 Slides from my Typemock Academy session 0
2010-04-25 Busy week, off to see Typemock in Oslo 0
2010-04-15 Todays #UKTechDays Leeds Fringe event 0
2010-04-14 Speaking at the Typemock Academy in Olso in a couple of weeks 0
2010-04-12 Down in London for TechDays 1
2010-04-01 Experiences upgrading to Lab Manager 2010 RC 0
2010-03-16 Speaking at NEBytes tomorrow 0
2010-03-13 Post QCon thoughts 0
2010-03-08 Agile Yorkshire Martin Fowler event is full 0
2010-03-08 The Teamprise Eclipse plug in for TFS gets a new name 0
2010-03-02 Martin Fowler is speaking at Agile Yorkshire this month 0
2010-03-02 DDD Community Events News 0
2010-03-01 This year’s DDD South West announced 0
2010-02-26 Speaking at QCon on TFS and Java Integration 0
2010-02-22 Speaking in Edinburgh on VS2010 and ALM 1
2010-02-10 Tonight is Agile Yorkshire 0
2010-01-28 Tech Update Wows the Crowd 0
2010-01-12 Voting has opened for DDD8 0
2010-01-11 The Agile Yorkshire AGM is this week 0
2010-01-08 A new user group - North East Bytes 0
2010-01-04 New Year … More Free Events 0
2009-12-11 Upcoming Community Conferences 0
2009-12-08 Agile Yorkshire meeting - Kaban For Software Engineering 0
2009-12-05 The Second Architecture Forum in the North was a Big Success 0
2009-12-05 Black Marble join with Microsoft to run a FREE Visual Studio/ALM Event in LONDON 0
2009-12-01 A busy week of presenting 0
2009-11-09 November Agile Yorkshire Meeting 0
2009-10-29 Find out what went down in Vegas … 0
2009-10-18 I'm off to Ireland this week 2
2009-10-12 Local events reminder 0
2009-10-06 Black Marble Events – Office 2010, SharePoint 2010 and SilverLight 3 0
2009-10-03 A Lively Day around Visual Studio 2010 and Managing the Application Lifecycle … 0
2009-09-12 Black Marble Events – Visual Studio 2010, ALM and BizSpark 0
2009-09-07 September’s Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
2009-08-31 Recording of my SQLBits Session on Visual Studio 2008 0
2009-08-28 Epicenter follow up 0
2009-08-25 Webcast on ASP.NET testing 0
2009-08-20 This past week’s Nxtgen events 0
2009-08-15 Nxtgen UK tour reminder 0
2009-08-15 Speaking at Epicenter 2009, the Irish Software Show 0
2009-08-12 Slides from yesterdays presentation at VBUG 0
2009-07-16 My Glasgow presentation last night. 0
2009-07-13 Speaking at Scottish Developers on Typemock 0
2009-07-06 July Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
2009-06-24 See you at @media09? Tickets are still available 0
2009-06-16 Speaking at VBUG Newcastle in July 0
2009-05-21 Developer Day South West is this weekend 0
2009-05-18 London Alt.Net Conference is now full 0
2009-05-12 Alt.Net UK Conference 2009 0
2009-05-10 AIC 2009 0
2009-05-08 Insightful Architects 0
2009-05-06 Next weeks Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
2009-05-03 My grok talk on Sharepoint testing with Typemock Isolator and Ivonna at DD Scotland 0
2009-04-29 My NxtGen tour in August 0
2009-04-23 Don’t forget … Series of Great Free Events starts next week! 0
2009-04-21 Speaking in Newcastle tomorrow 0
2009-04-17 Alt.net ‘In the North’ starts tonight 0
2009-04-04 Speaking next week at Agile Yorkshire 0
2009-03-31 SQLBits IV Slides 0
2009-03-31 Alt.net 'in the north' still has some spaces 0
2009-03-25 Speaking on Visual Studio Team System Database Edition GDR 0
2009-03-22 Visual Studio 2008 Database Edition GDR release - Createdeployment 0
2009-03-20 Want to know more about Business Process Management? 0
2009-03-19 Great SharePoint Workshop to help you Win Big in your organisation 0
2009-02-24 Alt.Net UK 'In the North' Registration is now open 0
2009-02-23 New URL for Agile Yorkshire (nee XPClub) 0
2009-02-23 Excellent selection of speakers at the May Progressive .NET Tutorials 0
2009-02-20 Update on Alt.Net 'In the North' Conference 0
2009-02-18 If Alt.Net is not to your taste..... 0
2009-02-11 SQLBits IV registration is open 0
2009-02-09 Great Free Azure Technical Event … on your doorstep 0
2009-02-08 My session has been selected for SQLBits IV 0
2009-02-07 Free events in the coming week 0
2009-02-04 Developer Day Scotland Voting Opens 0
2009-01-28 We are hosting Microsoft's Azure Technical Briefing 0
2009-01-27 New name for the XP Club and next months event 0
2009-01-26 Voting opens for SQLBits IV 0
2009-01-22 Security given the Ed Gibson edge 0
2009-01-22 Another Successful Technical Update 0
2009-01-22 Business Process Management presented to an Enthusiastic Room 0
2009-01-22 Azure Briefing is coming to Black Marble HQ 0
2009-01-15 Another call for speakers 0
2009-01-12 Do you want to know what Microsoft is up to in 2009? 0
2009-01-04 Session submission for SQLBits IV has been opened 0
2008-12-23 Black Marble and Microsoft Architecture in the North 0
2008-12-03 A Northern Approach to Architecture 0
2008-11-29 December XPClub Meeting 0
2008-11-20 An Event to Remember 0
2008-11-07 XPClub meeting on 12th November 0
2008-11-02 CodeRush and Refactor XPress for C# 0
2008-10-22 DDD7 is now full 0
2008-10-04 Upcoming events in October 0
2008-09-18 Remix UK 08 Keynote 0
2008-09-14 Alt.net - the day after 0
2008-09-07 September XPClub Meeting is this Wednesday 0
2008-09-06 Upgrading Team Foundation Server 2008 with SP1 4
2008-07-18 Registration opened for SQLBits III (Cubed) 0
2008-07-17 Leeds SQL Usergroup 4
2008-07-07 Next XP Club meeting 0
2008-06-21 Speaking at Leeds SQL User group 0
2008-06-12 XPClub Meeting about Opera 0
2008-06-09 Rescheduled XPClub Meeting 0
2008-06-05 On the train home 0
2008-06-02 Speaking in Edinburgh this week 0
2008-05-13 Extreme Programming Club Meeting 0
2008-05-11 Developer Day Scotland 1
2008-04-30 VBUG Newcastle: VS2008, SQL Server 2008 and Win 2008 Launch Event 0
2008-04-24 BizTalk 2006 R3 0
2008-04-17 Speaking at Scottish SQL Usergroup 1
2008-04-15 VBUG Newcastle: VS2008, SQL Server 2008 and Win 2008 Launch Event 0
2008-04-14 Community Launch Events 0
2008-04-07 Community Launch Events 0
2008-04-05 Back home from the IMTC 2
2008-04-01 The youth of today 0
2008-03-27 More sessions in Ireland next week 0
2008-03-23 Windows Server 2008 , SQL Server 2008 and Visual Studio 2008 Launch event 0
2008-03-12 A couple of speaking engagements 0
2008-03-03 March 2008 meeting of the Yorkshire Extreme Programming Club 0
2008-03-02 SQLBits II 0
2008-02-13 Scottish Developers 0
2008-02-02 First Alt.Net.UK Conference thoughts 0
2008-01-31 Registration for SQLBits II 0
2008-01-31 Presenting at the first meeting of the Peterborough VBug group 0
2008-01-23 SQLBits II (the sql) 1
2008-01-14 Presenting in Glasgow 0
2007-12-19 And another possible session at SQLBits II 0
2007-12-19 Maybe speaking at Developer Day Scotland 0
2007-12-19 Speaking at VBUG Peterborough 0
2007-12-18 Gary Short Presentation 0
2007-12-09 Alt.Net.UK 0
2007-10-26 DDD6 0
2007-10-18 A long day of seminars 3
2007-10-13 SQLBit Podcast 0
2007-10-12 DDD news 0
2007-10-12 Agile Workshop by Clarke Ching 0
2007-10-06 I think I got away with it! 1
2007-09-20 Speaking at NxtGenUG Birmingham 0
2007-09-20 Last nights Bristol .NET Developers Network usergroup meeting. 0
2007-09-14 SQLBits 0
2007-09-09 TFS and CruiseControl 1
2007-09-07 It's conference season 0
2007-09-06 My TFS wants an upgrade to 2008 and is sulking 0
2007-08-24 SQLBits Community Conference 0
2007-07-01 DDD5, thoughts the day after........... 0
2007-06-30 DDD5 Presentation - Team Foundation Server 0
2007-06-03 DDD5 is full 0
2007-06-01 DDD5 Registration has opened 0
2007-05-30 DDD5 Agenda 0
2007-05-11 Great session on TDD 0
2007-05-07 Speaking at the .NET Developers Network 0
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Date Title Comments
2013-08-31 I wouldn’t be where I am today… How encouraging kids in computing is important 0
2013-05-14 Tech Update for Public Sector 0
2013-02-05 Notes from the North East: Imagine Cup Hackathon 2012 0
2013-01-27 Looking forward to the Imagine Cup Hackathon 0
2013-01-27 More UK TechDays on System Center 2012 and Windows 8 0
2011-02-09 Black Marble O7 Game in Windows Phone Marketplace 0
2010-12-21 Avviso: A Content Publishing Framework for SharePoint 2010 0
2010-01-31 Social Networking: The double-edged sword of maintaining an online presence 0
2010-01-28 New and coming Microsoft technologies you need to look at 0
2010-01-24 Remote working solutions (or how I learned to stop worrying and love the snow) 0
2009-11-13 Berlin: Legoland Experience 0
2009-11-13 Places to eat in Berlin: Coa 0
2009-11-13 Berlin: Four storeys of Windows 7 goodness 0
2009-11-11 20 Jahre Mauerfall 0
2009-11-09 Ich bin ein Berliner 0
2009-09-07 The History of Computing 0
2009-09-07 Breaking the Code 0
2009-06-26 Joining in the background noise: I am now on Twitter 1
2009-06-16 Speaking at VBUG Newcastle in July 0
2009-06-08 Two great places to eat 0
2009-06-08 Things to do in Seattle: Gameworks 0
2009-06-07 Places to eat in Seattle: Etta’s Seafood 0
2009-06-04 Things to do in Seattle: Baseball 0
2009-06-03 Places to eat in Seattle: Lowell’s 1
2009-06-02 UK Hotels take note – this how to do coffee in my room! 1
2008-11-03 Tech Ed EMEA IT 2008: Day 1 - Keynote 0
2008-11-03 Tech ED EMEA IT: Day 1 - Waiting for the Keynote 0
2008-11-03 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 1 0
2008-11-02 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 0 - Greetings from Barcelona 0
2008-10-31 Barcelona-bound 0
2008-10-17 Vista on Dell Mini 9: Using junctions to move files off the SSD 0
2008-10-17 Vista on the Dell Mini 9: Installing applications on an SD card 0
2008-10-14 Vista on the Dell Mini 9: Redux 2
2008-10-14 Getting Vista on the Dell Mini 9 0
2008-10-07 First thoughts on the Acer Aspire One 0
2008-09-30 Dell Mini 9: A Day In The Life 0
2008-09-29 First thoughts on the Dell Mini 9 0
2008-09-02 Browsers are like buses 0
2008-07-14 Touch Diamond Battery Life 0
2008-07-05 Useful .Net Search and Replace tool 0
2008-07-03 Congratulations Richard! 0
2008-07-03 Comment Spam and Contacting Me 2
2008-07-03 CITP 2
2008-06-13 Catching Up 0
2008-04-29 Blogging On The Move 0
2008-04-14 Community Launch Events 0
2008-03-18 Hats off, lads 0
2008-03-17 Taking time to enjoy the scenery 0
2008-02-11 The XPERIA X1 - A Windows Mobile device that I could really get excited over 0
2008-02-10 Spring cleaning 0
2008-02-10 @media 2008 0
2008-02-10 Balancing customer needs against forward motion: IE8 3
2008-01-28 Microsoft Boy announces his school homework 0
2007-12-04 EMEA Project Conference: Keynote Thoughts 0
2007-12-03 Project Partner Day 0
2007-12-03 EMEA Project Conference - Madrid 0
2007-09-13 Mix:UK 07 Round-up 0
2007-08-27 Web site development: University of Bradford Part 1 0
2007-07-26 Web development helpers: Redux 0
2007-05-14 Updating firmware on SPV M3100 (HTC TyTN) 0
2007-02-19 Windows Home Server - something for my father 1
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2017-04-02 Migrating projects from CodePlex to GitHub due to CodePlex shutting down at the end of year 0
2009-07-09 Grow your own testing framework 0
2008-09-20 Rebuild of GUITester 3
2007-09-24 GUITester and CodePlex 0

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Date Title Comments
2014-10-19 DDD North and IOT 0
2013-08-08 Cross Flashing a Dell PERC H200 BIOS to Support Larger SATA Disks 2
2012-01-26 Nokia Lumia 800 Battery Capacity Concerns After Update to build 1600.2483.8106.11500 0
2011-10-11 Zune Lament 0
2011-06-14 Changing the interface mode of a StarTech InfoSafe 4-bay external hard drive enclosure 0
2010-11-25 Kinect Structured Light 0
2010-07-30 Running Hyper-V on an Acer 6593G 1
2010-07-27 Updating my ML115 G5 0
2010-01-09 mmmmm new keyboard 0
2008-11-12 Arc of Truth 0
2008-11-11 Microsoft Arc 0

RSSHTML (8)

Date Title Comments
2008-03-17 A great article on handy SharePoint controls 0
2008-03-06 Searching SharePoint through an IE8 Activity 0
2008-03-05 Internet Explorer 8... 0
2008-02-10 @media 2008 0
2008-02-10 Balancing customer needs against forward motion: IE8 3
2007-09-11 In the Mix 0
2007-08-27 Web site development: University of Bradford Part 1 0
2007-07-25 Web development little helpers 0

RSSIPMI (1)

Date Title Comments
2007-02-20 X2100 IPMI Redux - success! 0

RSSMicrosoft (18)

Date Title Comments
2013-04-13 Part of the Global Windows Azure Bootcamp 0
2011-12-02 The Agenda for the Architecture Forum in the North 0
2011-05-10 Connected Development–Another great Northern Event! 0
2011-01-24 Black Marble’s Annual Technical Update for Microsoft Technologies 0
2010-09-12 A Series of Fortunate Events 0
2010-03-18 Ready for our Close Up Now 0
2010-01-28 Tech Update Wows the Crowd 0
2010-01-04 New Year … More Free Events 0
2009-12-17 Yule Time Travel Part V – How can Professor iNfamy’s nefarious schemes be undone? 0
2009-12-05 The Second Architecture Forum in the North was a Big Success 0
2009-12-05 Black Marble join with Microsoft to run a FREE Visual Studio/ALM Event in LONDON 0
2009-10-06 Black Marble Events – Office 2010, SharePoint 2010 and SilverLight 3 0
2009-10-03 A Lively Day around Visual Studio 2010 and Managing the Application Lifecycle … 0
2009-09-12 Black Marble Events – Visual Studio 2010, ALM and BizSpark 0
2009-04-23 Don’t forget … Series of Great Free Events starts next week! 0
2009-03-19 Great SharePoint Workshop to help you Win Big in your organisation 0
2009-02-09 Great Free Azure Technical Event … on your doorstep 0
2009-01-12 Do you want to know what Microsoft is up to in 2009? 0

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Date Title Comments
2016-08-05 Out with the Band in with the Garmin 0
2016-07-15 I’m on RadioTFS 0
2016-07-08 Life gets better in Visual Studio Code for PowerShell 2
2016-05-25 Building bridges - getting DevOps working through Devs and IT Pros talking and learning from each other 0
2015-11-30 First experience of a Band 2 0
2015-09-14 Is the Microsoft Band any good for Triathlon? Training Yes, racing No 0
2015-06-08 Windows Media Center issues again 0
2015-04-05 After a few days living with a Microsoft Band… 4
2014-12-04 Great book full of easily accessible tips to apply the concept of user stories to your team 7
2014-07-26 A week with the Surface Pro 3 0
2014-06-07 ‘The Circle’ a good read 1
2014-04-23 The return of Visual Studio Setup projects - just because you can use them should you? 0
2014-02-05 Using the Dell Venue 8 Pro Stylus 0
2014-01-26 Living with the Dell Venue 8 Pro 0
2013-10-15 Generation 2 Virtual Machines on Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2 plus other nice new features 0
2013-09-30 And the most ridiculous packaging award of the day goes to… 0
2013-08-31 I wouldn’t be where I am today… How encouraging kids in computing is important 0
2013-08-28 Review of ‘Software Testing using Visual Studio 2012’ from Packt Publishing 1
2013-08-21 A week with a Nokia 820 0
2013-07-20 Experiences with a Kindle Paperwhite 0
2013-07-08 The Acer Iconia W3: An object lesson in how NOT to design a tablet 0
2013-06-19 Great experience moving my DotNetNuke site to PowerDNN 0
2013-03-24 Kerbal Space Program - Its educational and written in Mono too! 0
2013-02-26 For those hard to mock moments - Microsoft Fakes or Typemock Isolator? 0
2012-11-21 New book from Gojko Adzic ‘Impact Mapping’ 0
2012-11-19 Black Marble at the 2012 Abbey Dash 0
2012-11-02 Reinstalling again… 0
2012-10-30 Nice introduction to the new features of VS2012 0
2012-08-20 Weekend trip to see family – 1 OS upgrade, 1 network printer installed and 3 machines de-virused 0
2012-08-07 At last my Nokia Lumia 800 gets its firmware upgrade to allow tethering 0
2012-05-28 Skydrive pushes me over my broadband usage 0
2012-05-27 Tweaking my Lenovo x220 Tablet and running Windows 8 1
2012-05-05 Thoughts on my Channel9 post 0
2012-04-26 Thoughts on the new Skydrive 4
2012-03-26 How I try to keep up to date 0
2012-03-24 More thoughts on Typemock Isolator, Microsoft Fakes and Sharepoint 0
2012-03-23 Now that VS11 has a fake library do I still need Typemock Isolator to fake out SharePoint? 2
2012-01-16 Living with the Nokia Lumia 800 3
2012-01-10 Changed my phone to a Nokia 0
2011-12-16 DevOps are testers best placed to fill this role? 0
2011-12-14 Fujitsu Stylistic Q550: A Tablet for the Enterprise 0
2011-12-08 My experiences moving to BlogEngine.NET 4
2011-12-07 Fundaments of planning your beautiful SharePoint web site 0
2011-11-28 We need to teach children computer science 5
2011-11-21 Black Marble at the Abbey Dash in Leeds 0
2011-09-28 Tempted by the new Kindle? 2
2011-09-14 Why can’t I see my custom work item types in Team Explorer? 0
2011-09-13 Bradford the centre of all scientific advance (at least this week) 0
2011-07-21 The community - a route to free training 0
2011-07-18 Lenovo W520 – one week on 3
2011-06-16 My first serious problem with my WP7 device 0
2011-05-03 The slow slide to a paperless life 1
2011-04-27 Professional Foundation Server 2010 0
2011-01-06 Kindle on the Phone 7 1
2010-11-09 A week with a Windows Phone 7 – It just works! 0
2010-10-29 PDC 2010 thoughts - the next morning 0
2010-10-25 First look at Postsharp AOP framework for .NET 2
2010-10-22 Living with the Acer Aspire 1420P 0
2010-10-19 Should I buy a Kindle? 1
2010-10-18 All our futures behind us? 0
2010-09-03 New book on Refactoring with Visual Studio 2010 from Packt Publishing 0
2010-08-18 Great iPlayer Media Center Plugin 0
2010-08-13 Visual Studio 2010 Lab Management released announced 0
2010-07-25 Once more with feeling…watching yourself on video 0
2010-07-01 BCS EGM results 0
2010-06-20 IDD Building a breakfast comment to a become process – now there is a leap 0
2010-06-20 Post NDC2010 thoughts – a great event 0
2010-06-17 When roving what I hate most about windows mobile 6 is not knowing what connection it will try to use. 0
2010-06-09 Thoughts on the BCS EGM 1
2010-06-06 Thoughts on the BCS EGM 9
2010-05-29 Great book on Kanban 0
2010-05-21 More on my Vodafone 403 errors – an explanation at least 2
2010-05-17 Looking for a good overview of Visual Studio 2010 and ALM? 0
2010-05-13 Stupid support suggestions from Vodafone about 403 server proxy errors 2
2010-05-11 My article on Typemock Insider Blog 0
2010-04-01 Post AIC 2010 Thoughts 0
2010-03-13 Post QCon thoughts 0
2010-03-08 Getting sick of seeing the Vodafone error “HTTP Error 403: The service you requested is restricted” 5
2010-02-09 Is Pex and Moles the answer to Sharepoint testing? 0
2010-02-05 At last, my creature it lives…….. 0
2010-01-31 Social Networking: The double-edged sword of maintaining an online presence 0
2010-01-28 New and coming Microsoft technologies you need to look at 0
2010-01-25 The uptake of Agile and Alt.Net practices in places a bit away from the major development hotspots 1
2010-01-24 Remote working solutions (or how I learned to stop worrying and love the snow) 0
2010-01-11 Why don’t I love my phone? 5
2010-01-11 Twitter clients: Twinbox and Tweetz 0
2009-12-23 My Christmas Message to the world 0
2009-11-17 PDC Keynote Day 1 thoughts 0
2009-11-13 Places to eat in Berlin: Grenander 1
2009-11-13 Places to eat in Berlin: Mola 0
2009-11-13 Places to eat in Berlin: La Sepia 0
2009-11-12 TechEd 2009: Finding technical content 0
2009-10-19 Access Services in SharePoint 2010 or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Access 2010 2
2009-09-29 Some good new for Bletchley Park 0
2009-09-22 Licensing kicks off again 0
2009-09-07 Your support can keep our industry's history alive 0
2009-08-25 Welcome to the past of software development 5
2009-08-02 Isn’t the new Paste preview in Office 2010 cools 0
2009-06-26 Places to eat on the South Bank in London 0
2009-06-26 @media Day 2 - Afternoon 0
2009-06-26 @media Day 2 - Morning 0
2009-06-26 Joining in the background noise: I am now on Twitter 1
2009-06-25 @media 2009 Day 1 - Afternoon 0
2009-06-24 See you at @media09? Tickets are still available 0
2009-06-08 Two great places to eat 0
2009-06-08 Things to do in Seattle: Gameworks 0
2009-06-07 Places to eat in Seattle: Etta’s Seafood 0
2009-06-03 Places to eat in Seattle: Lowell’s 1
2009-06-02 UK Hotels take note – this how to do coffee in my room! 1
2009-05-27 The setup story for TFS 2010 0
2009-05-27 Configuring IIS Bindings to include host headers with https on Windows Server 2008 (for SharePoint) 6
2009-05-24 Everytime I have to use Typemock I need to ask does my code stinks? 1
2009-05-09 A day at the Architect Insight Conference 2
2009-05-09 Virtual PC on Windows 7 2
2009-05-08 NewSID fails on Windows Server 2008 R2 1
2009-04-10 Holiday is when you catch up….. 1
2009-02-26 Intent is the key - thoughts on the way home form Software Craftsmanship 2009 0
2009-02-20 Windows 7 on the 8Gb SSD Mini 9: Redux 0
2009-02-07 Windows 7: Attempting to install to VHD – an odyssey 2
2009-01-12 First thoughts on Windows 7 Beta 0
2008-12-09 Steve Ballmer’s MVP Live Search Challenge 0
2008-11-10 Windows 7 on the Dell Mini 9 0
2008-11-06 The future of paid conferences and other thoughts 1
2008-11-06 Tech Ed EMEA IT: Day 4 - Guru Central 0
2008-11-06 Tech Ed EMEA IT: Day 3 - Steve Riley 0
2008-11-05 Tech Ed EMEA IT: Day 3 - Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualisation (MED-V) 0
2008-11-05 Tech Ed EMEA IT: Day 3 - Server 2008 R2 0
2008-11-04 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 2 - Threat Management Gateway 0
2008-11-04 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 2 - Windows 7 Feature Preview 0
2008-11-03 Tech Ed EMEA IT 2008: Day 1 - Keynote 0
2008-11-03 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 1 0
2008-11-02 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 0 - Greetings from Barcelona 0
2008-11-02 Post PDC 2008 thoughts 0
2008-10-30 PDC Day 3 0
2008-10-28 PDC 2008 Day 2 Keynote 0
2008-10-28 It made me laugh… 0
2008-10-27 PDC 2008 thoughts day 1 0
2008-10-26 Mix Remixed 0
2008-10-17 Vista on the Dell Mini 9: Installing applications on an SD card 0
2008-10-14 Vista on the Dell Mini 9: Redux 2
2008-10-14 Getting Vista on the Dell Mini 9 0
2008-10-07 First thoughts on the Acer Aspire One 0
2008-09-30 Dell Mini 9: A Day In The Life 0
2008-09-29 First thoughts on the Dell Mini 9 0
2008-09-24 First thoughts on the Dell Mini 9 0
2008-09-20 Post ReMix thoughts 1
2008-09-18 Blend and Source control 0
2008-09-18 Remix UK 08 Keynote 0
2008-09-02 Browsers are like buses 0
2008-08-10 Argh... more media rights issues 2
2008-08-09 No Silverlight NBC Olympics for us 0
2008-08-05 A Digital Road Trip 0
2008-07-30 Site Policies and FBA in SharePoint: Update 0
2008-07-22 Life with a Diamond: nearly two weeks on 0
2008-07-12 blogging on the move: redux 0
2008-07-12 My Orange Diamond is... err... black 0
2008-07-11 HTC Touch Diamond on Orange 1
2008-07-06 Bug tracking with TFS 0
2008-07-05 Useful .Net Search and Replace tool 0
2008-07-03 Congratulations Richard! 0
2008-07-03 Workflow History and SQL Error 0
2008-06-13 Catching Up 0
2008-06-09 Go south young man.......and read a book on a SmartPhone 0
2008-05-28 and another point... 0
2008-05-04 Why aren't there more plays about quantum physics? 0
2008-04-29 Blogging On The Move 0
2008-04-29 I want a TFS 64bit API 0
2008-03-26 New style web applications 0
2008-03-18 Hats off, lads 0
2008-03-17 Taking time to enjoy the scenery 0
2008-03-11 After months on backorder my HTC Cruise arrives, was it worth the wait? 0
2008-03-05 IE8 Rapid Fire Site Test 0
2008-03-05 Internet Explorer 8... 0
2008-02-11 The XPERIA X1 - A Windows Mobile device that I could really get excited over 0
2008-02-10 Balancing customer needs against forward motion: IE8 3
2007-12-06 Last night I met a spaceman 0
2007-12-03 Project Partner Day 0
2007-12-03 EMEA Project Conference - Madrid 0
2007-09-13 Mix:UK 07 Round-up 0
2007-09-11 In the Mix 0
2007-04-15 What happened to the idealists? 0
2007-04-15 Analysing Active Directory 1
2007-02-19 Windows Home Server - something for my father 1
2007-02-19 Vista Upgrade - attempts 4, success 0 0

RSSScrum (27)

Date Title Comments
2011-05-04 Problems and workaround for the EMC Scrum for Team System Process Template 2
2011-04-14 Speaking at the BCS in Edinburgh on Agile Methods 0
2010-07-01 Fun presenting last night at BCS 0
2010-06-25 Professional Scrum Developer with TFS course in the UK 1
2010-05-29 Speaking at the West Yorkshire BCS meeting on Agile Methods 0
2010-04-01 Post AIC 2010 Thoughts 0
2009-09-22 Licensing kicks off again 0
2009-07-07 And eScrum is no more 0
2009-05-24 Post Developer Day South West thoughts 0
2009-05-21 Developer Day South West is this weekend 0
2008-08-21 eScrum 1,1 available 2
2008-08-07 Moving the document store in TFS 0
2008-04-05 Back home from the IMTC 2
2008-04-01 Scrum Overview 0
2008-03-27 More sessions in Ireland next week 0
2008-03-26 New release of VSTS Scrum Process Template 0
2008-01-04 Great Scrum Video 0
2007-11-17 Fun with a DDD6 demo 0
2007-10-12 DDD news 0
2007-10-04 Javascript errors with Escrum 0
2007-10-02 TFS Update to 2008 Beta2 and Escrum Admin 0
2007-07-12 Empty Reports with the eScrum Template 0
2007-07-01 DDD5, thoughts the day after........... 0
2007-06-23 eScrum 1.0 0
2007-03-09 My Presentation at the Extreme Programming Club 0
2007-03-03 Speaking on Scrum 0
2007-02-13 Yorkshire XP Club 0

RSSSecurity (8)

Date Title Comments
2017-06-27 Azure AD Self-Service Password Reset Issues 0
2017-05-23 Book Review: Windows Virus and Malware Troubleshooting by Andrew Bettany and Mike Halsey 0
2013-01-17 Developing Secure Applications for Health 0
2009-10-25 SDL lifecycle tools 0
2009-09-28 SDL Verification Tool 0
2009-01-22 Security given the Ed Gibson edge 0
2009-01-12 Do you want to know what Microsoft is up to in 2009? 0
2008-11-10 Physical Security just got a bit harder 0

RSSSharePoint (50)

Date Title Comments
2016-07-04 SharePoint Crawl Rules Appears to Ignore Some URL Protocols 1
2016-04-09 SPWakeUp for SharePoint 2016 0
2011-12-14 Renaming the Managed Metadata Service Application Database 0
2011-07-06 SharePoint 2007 with multiple domains 0
2011-04-18 Error during SharePoint 2010 Upgrade “Minimal master page failed to provision: could not find master page gallery” 0
2011-03-22 Renaming the PerformancePoint Service Application database in SharePoint 2010 2
2011-02-25 ‘User Cannot Be Found’ Error During Initial SharePoint Configuration Wizard Run 0
2010-12-21 Avviso: A Content Publishing Framework for SharePoint 2010 0
2010-08-24 Declaratively Provision Managed Metadata Column in SharePoint 2010 1
2010-04-19 Cannot remove folder “SharePoint site name” 3
2010-02-19 Trying to download more than 50Mb from SharePoint 2007 via webdav? You’ll need to know this… 1
2010-02-08 Fixing SharePoint 2007 IIS WAMREG DCOM 10016 activation errors on Server 2008 R2 0
2009-10-26 Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2009: Day 4 0
2009-10-26 Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2009: Day 3 0
2009-10-21 Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2009: Day 2 2
2009-10-20 Microsoft SharePoint conference 2009: Day 1 0
2009-09-25 SharePoint Search Gatherer Error 10032 1
2009-08-20 Windows Server 2008 Desktop Experience feature and SharePoint 2007 "Open with Windows Explorer" 0
2009-08-19 Where have all my SharePoint tasks gone? 4
2009-08-05 comexception (0x80004005): cannot complete this action when deploying a SharePoint MasterPage as a feature 1
2009-07-06 Kerberos for SharePoint on Server 2008 with IIS 7 1
2009-06-05 PerformancePoint message ‘unable to conenct to the specified server’ from the Dashboard Designer 1
2009-05-27 Configuring IIS Bindings to include host headers with https on Windows Server 2008 (for SharePoint) 6
2009-05-27 Incoming Email with SharePoint on Windows Server 2008 0
2009-05-27 SharePoint Service Pack 2 Pains 3
2009-04-23 Don’t forget … Series of Great Free Events starts next week! 0
2009-03-26 “Access is Denied” when crawling content on MOSS 2007 hosted on Windows Server 2008 8
2009-03-19 Great SharePoint Workshop to help you Win Big in your organisation 0
2009-02-06 SharePoint 2007: Following Adobe Instructions Can Cause Problems 0
2008-11-03 Tech Ed EMEA 2008 IT – Day 1 reflections 0
2008-08-28 Workflow and SQL Error: Part 3 0
2008-08-01 SharePoint Federated Search 1
2008-08-01 Unable to access My Tasks in Project Web Access 0
2008-08-01 SharePoint Website Schematic 0
2008-07-30 Site Policies and FBA in SharePoint: Update 0
2008-07-14 Workflow and SQL Error: Update 0
2008-07-03 Newcastle SharePoint User Group 0
2008-07-03 Workflow History and SQL Error 0
2008-07-03 Problems with Site Policies and FBA in SharePoint 2007 1
2008-05-06 SUBST, GAC and SharePoint 2
2008-03-17 A great article on handy SharePoint controls 0
2008-03-12 Deployment of Digital Signature ActiveX control from within SharePoint fails 5
2008-01-30 Accessing User Profile Information in WSS 3.0 9
2008-01-25 SharePoint User Group - Newcastle 0
2007-12-20 SharePoint 2007 "Friendly" Error Messages 0
2007-12-03 Project Partner Day 0
2007-12-03 EMEA Project Conference - Madrid 0
2007-10-26 Creating Custom Content Types for SharePoint using Visual Studio (or Notepad) and a few other tools... 0
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2013-04-24 Getting SQL 2012 SSIS packages built on TFS 2012.2 2
2012-02-02 Update released to fix issue for TFS 2010 with SQL Enterprise Page Compression 0
2011-09-21 Stupid gotchas on a SQL 2008 Reporting Services are why I cannot see the Report Builder Button 0
2009-08-31 Recording of my SQLBits Session on Visual Studio 2008 0
2009-07-06 Fun with a SQLExpress 2005 upgrade 2008 0
2009-04-21 Speaking in Newcastle tomorrow 0
2009-04-07 Visual Studio 2008 DBPRO GDR QFE (wow loads of TLAs there) 0
2009-03-22 Visual Studio 2008 Database Edition GDR release - Createdeployment 0
2008-09-30 'Datadude' merged with Team Developer 0
2008-07-17 Leeds SQL Usergroup 4
2008-06-21 Speaking at Leeds SQL User group 0
2008-06-05 On the train home 0
2008-06-03 New CTP Release for VS2008 Database Edition 0
2008-06-02 Speaking in Edinburgh this week 0
2008-04-17 Speaking at Scottish SQL Usergroup 1
2008-04-07 Community Launch Events 0
2008-04-05 Back home from the IMTC 2
2008-03-27 More sessions in Ireland next week 0
2008-03-16 Installing SQL 2008 Feb CTP on a VPC 2
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2017-06-26 Restarting VS Code fixed NPM INSTALL intermittent EPERM issues 0
2017-06-09 Duplicate project GUID blocking SonarQube analysis of Windows 10 Universal Projects 0
2017-05-04 Debugging Typescript in Visual Studio Code 0
2017-04-29 401.1 Permission error with on-premises TFS when accessing the API with a PAT 0
2017-04-02 VSTS Build Task Development - Now that is a misleading error message ! 0
2017-01-29 New version of my Parameters.Xml Generator Visual Studio add-in now supports VS2017 too 0
2017-01-26 Can’t add users to a VSTS instance backed by an Azure Directory 0
2016-12-20 Transform tool for transferring TFS 2015.3 Release Templates to VSTS 0
2016-12-20 Deleting unwanted orphan XAML Build Controllers on a migrated VSTS instance 0
2016-11-30 Problem adding external AAD user to a directory backed VSTS instance 0
2016-11-09 Changes to LiveID/MSA and what I have done about it to get around the new domain limitations 1
2016-10-25 Can’t login to OneDrive desktop application on Windows 10 0
2016-09-27 Running Test Suites within a network Isolated Lab Management environment when using TFS vNext build and release tooling 0
2016-09-23 If I add a custom field to a VSTS work item type what is it’s name? 0
2016-08-24 Fix for my Docker image create dates being 8 hours in the past 0
2016-08-16 Experiences versioning related sets of NuGet packages within a VSTS build 0
2016-08-10 Windows 10 Anniversary (Build 1607) messed up my virtual NAT Switch – a fix 0
2016-07-08 Life gets better in Visual Studio Code for PowerShell 2
2016-07-05 Gotcha’s when developing VSTS Build Extension 0
2016-07-05 Running TSLint within SonarQube on a TFS build 0
2016-06-24 Scroll bars in MTM Lab Center had me foxed – User too stupid error 0
2016-06-21 Using Visual Studio Code to develop VSTS Build Tasks with PowerShell and Pester tests 0
2016-06-20 Updated Reprint - Migrating a TFS TFVC team project to a Git team project 0
2016-05-30 Running WebTests as part of a VSTS VNext Release pipeline 3
2016-05-20 Migrating work items to VSTS with custom fields using TFS Integration Platform 0
2016-05-06 Putting a release process around my VSTS extension development 0
2016-04-26 Updates to my StyleCop task for VSTS/TFS 2015.2 0
2016-04-18 How to build a connection string from other parameters within MSDeploy packages to avoid repeating yourself in Release Management variables 2
2016-03-29 In place upgrade times from TFS 2013 to 2015 0
2016-03-17 Unblocking a stuck Lab Manager Environment (the hard way) 0
2016-02-25 Using MSDeploy to deploy to nested virtual applications in Azure Web Apps 0
2016-02-21 Running Pester PowerShell tests in the VSTS hosted build service 0
2016-02-18 A vNext build task to get artifacts from a different TFS server 0
2016-02-12 Repost: What I learnt extending my VSTS Release Process to on-premises Lab Management Network Isolated Environments 0
2016-02-11 Release Manager 2015 stalls at the ‘uploading components’ step and error log shows XML load errors 0
2016-02-08 vNext Build editor filePath control always returns a path even if you did not set a value 0
2016-01-04 Fixing cannot load dashboard issues on BlogEngine.NET using sub blog aggregation 0
2015-12-31 Upgraded to BlogEngine.NET 3.2 1
2015-12-23 Running CodeUI tests on a VM with on remote desktop session open as part of a vNext build 0
2015-12-09 Nuget restore fails to restore all the files on VSTS build if using project.json files 1
2015-12-01 An out-the-box way to let local Hyper-V VMs see the Internet without using a DD-WRT router 0
2015-11-19 Upgrading to SonarQube 5.2 in the land of Windows, MSBuild and TFS 0
2015-11-17 Why you need to use vNext build tasks to share scripts between builds 0
2015-11-13 Installing Windows 10 RSAT Tools on EN-GB Media-Installed Systems 1
2015-11-04 Why can’t I assign a VSO user as having ‘eligible MSDN’ using an AAD work account? 0
2015-11-01 Optimising IaaS deployments in Azure Resource Templates 0
2015-09-30 Release Manager - New deployment is not allowed as an another deployment is in progress 0
2015-09-23 Running nUnit and Jasmine.JS unit tests in TFS/VSO vNext build 0
2015-09-17 Powershell to help plot graphs of how long TFS upgrades take 0
2015-09-08 Running Typemock Isolator based tests in TFS vNext build 0
2015-09-01 WebDeploy, parameters.xml transforms and nLog settings 0
2015-08-28 An alternative to setting a build quality on a TFS vNext build 0
2015-08-21 Cannot create an MSDeploy package for an Azure Web Job project as part of an automated build/ 0
2015-08-21 Using Release Management vNext templates when you don’t want to use DSC scripts – A better script 0
2015-08-19 Guest post at Microsoft - nUnit and Jasmine.JS unit tests in TFS/VSO vNext build 0
2015-08-13 TF30063 Errors accessing a TFS 2015 server via the C# API after upgrade from 2013 0
2015-08-11 Running Microsoft Test Manager Test Suites as part of a vNext Release pipeline - Part 2 0
2015-08-04 Running Microsoft Test Manager Test Suites as part of a vNext Release pipeline 3
2015-08-02 Few issues a few days on with my Windows 10 upgrade 0
2015-07-25 Lessons learnt using simple PowerShell scripts with vNext Release Management 1
2015-07-13 Stray white space in a ‘path to custom test adaptors’ will cause tests to fail on VSO vNext build 0
2015-07-07 Cannot run Pester unit tests in Visual Studio but they work Ok from the command prompt 0
2015-06-30 Overwriting your own parameters in Release Management can cause Powershell remoting problems 0
2015-06-18 Using Release Management vNext templates when you don’t want to use DSC scripts 2
2015-06-17 Fix for 500 internal errors when trying to trigger a Release Management pipeline from a build via the REST API 1
2015-06-02 Strange TFS build process template editing issue with Typemock 2
2015-05-01 MSDeploy Parameters.xml can only replace web.config values is a value is already set 0
2015-04-03 Running StyleCop from the command line and in a TFS 2015 vNext build 2
2015-03-30 Cross platform build with TFS 2015 vNext Build 0
2015-02-11 Build arguments are not returned for a build definition via the TFS API if they are left as default values 0
2015-02-02 Fix for timeout exporting a SQL Azure DB using PowerShell or SQLPackage.exe 0
2015-01-31 Wrong package location when reusing a Release Management component 0
2015-01-31 Fix for cannot run Windows 8.1 units test on a TFS 2013 Build Agent 0
2015-01-31 Living with a DD-WRT virtual router – three months and one day on (static DHCP leases) 0
2015-01-29 Living with a DD-WRT virtual router – three months on 0
2015-01-27 When trying to load Office document from SharePoint I keep ending up in the Office Web Application 0
2015-01-19 Fix for ‘An unexpected error occurred. Close the windows and try again’ error adding Azure subscription to Visual Studio Release Management Tools 0
2015-01-07 How to edit registered Release Management deployment agent IP addresses if a VMs IP address changes 0
2015-01-05 Failing to unblock downloaded ZIP files causes really strange errors 0
2014-12-24 vNext Release Management and Network Isolation 1
2014-12-03 Can’t build SSDT projects in a TFS build 3
2014-11-26 Living with a DD-WRT virtual router – one month on 1
2014-11-24 Why am I getting ‘cannot access outlook.ost’ issues with Office 365 Lync? 1
2014-11-21 Errors running tests via TCM as part of a Release Management pipeline 0
2014-11-20 ‘Test run must be created with at least one test case’ error when using TCM 0
2014-11-20 Linking VSO to your Azure Subscription and Azure Active Directory 0
2014-11-19 Video card issues during install of Windows 8.1 causes very strange issues 0
2014-11-15 Issues repaving the Lenovo W520 with Windows 8.1 - again 0
2014-10-31 Cannot see a TFS drops location from inside a network isolated environment for Release Management 4
2014-10-30 Ordering rows that use the format 1.2.3 in a SQL query 4
2014-10-24 Visual Studio crashes when trying to add an item to a TFS build workflow 3
2014-10-20 Getting Release Management to fail a release when using a custom PowerShell component 2
2014-10-17 "The handshake failed due to an unexpected packet format" with Release Management 1
2014-10-15 Cannot build a SSRS project in TFS build due to expired license 2
2014-10-15 ‘Unable to reconnect to database: Timeout expired’ error when using SQLPackage.exe to deploy to Azure SQL 2
2014-10-07 Experiences using a DD-WRT router with Hyper-V 0
2014-10-07 Version stamping Windows 8 Store App manifests in TFS build 0
2014-09-22 Swapping the the Word template in a VSTO project 0
2014-09-18 Using MSDEPLOY from Release Management to deploy Azure web sites 0
2014-09-18 “Communication with the deployer was lost during deployment” error with Release Management 0
2014-09-16 Moving our BlogEngine.NET server to Azure 2
2014-09-10 Publishing more than one Azure Cloud Service as part of a TFS build 0
2014-09-10 Getting the correct path and name for a project to pass as an MSBuild argument in TFS Build 0
2014-09-09 Deploying a Windows service with Release Management 0
2014-09-03 Got around to updating my Nokia 820 to WP81 Update 1 0
2014-09-02 Getting ‘… is not a valid URL’ when using Git TF Clone 0
2014-09-01 Build failing post TFS 2013.3 upgrade with ‘Stack empty. (type InvalidOperationException)’ 0
2014-08-22 Listing all the PBIs that have no acceptance criteria 0
2014-08-15 Why is my TFS report not failing when I really think it should ? 0
2014-08-14 Where have my freeview tuners gone? 1
2014-08-02 Getting the Typemock TFS build activities to work on a TFS build agent running in interactive mode 1
2014-08-02 AddBizTalkHiddenReferences error in TFS build when installing ProjectBuildComponent via a command line setup 1
2014-08-01 TFS 2013 wizard allows you to proceed to verification even if you have no SQL admin access 0
2014-07-28 Why is the Team Project drop down in Release Management empty? 1
2014-07-18 Automating TFS Build Server deployment with SCVMM and PowerShell 0
2014-07-17 SharePoint 2013: Creating Managed Metadata Columns that allow Fill-In Choices 0
2014-07-17 Automating TFS Build Server deployment with SCVMM and PowerShell 0
2014-07-17 Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.TeamFoundation.WorkItemTracking.Common, Version=12.0.0.0’ when running a build on a new build agent on TFS 2013.2 0
2014-07-14 Building Azure Cloud Applications on TFS 2
2014-07-01 Safely modify SharePoint 2013 Web.Config files using PowerShell 0
2014-06-27 How long is my TFS 2010 to 2013 upgrade going to take – Part 2 0
2014-06-09 Cloning tfs repository with git-tf gives a "a server path must be absolute" 0
2014-06-08 Adding USB 3 to my Lenovo X220 Tablet 0
2014-06-08 Enabling Data Deduplication on my Windows 8.1 Laptop 0
2014-06-05 Our TFS Lab Management Infrastructure 0
2014-05-05 Getting ‘The build directory of the test run either does not exist or access permission is required’ error when trying to run tests as part of the Release Management deployment 0
2014-05-02 Setting the LocalSQLServer connection string in web deploy 0
2014-05-01 Changing WCF bindings for MSDeploy packages when using Release Management 0
2014-05-01 Release Management components fail to deploy with a timeout if a variable is changed from standard to encrypted 0
2014-04-28 ‘Windows Phone 8.1 Update’ update 0
2014-04-10 Where has my picture password login sign in gone on Windows 8? 0
2014-04-10 Handling .pubxml files with TFS MSBuild arguments 0
2014-04-07 Fix for ‘Web deployment task failed. (Unknown ProviderOption:DefiningProjectFullPath. Known ProviderOptions are:skipInvalid’ errors on TFS 2013.2 build 1
2014-03-29 Getting started with Release Management with network isolated Lab Management environments 0
2014-03-25 A better way of using TFS Community Build Extensions StyleCop activity so it can use multiple rulesets 0
2014-03-20 Migrating to SCVMM 2012 R2 in a TFS Lab Scenario 0
2014-03-07 Gary Lapointe to the rescue: Using his Office 365 powershell tools to recover from a corrupted masterpage 0
2014-02-28 Declaratively create Composed Looks in SharePoint 2013 with elements.xml 0
2014-02-25 High CPU utilisation on the data tier after a TFS 2010 to 2013 upgrade 0
2014-02-03 Six tips when deploying SharePoint 2013 masterpages, page layouts and display templates 0
2014-02-01 Upgraded older Build and Test Controllers to TFS 2013 0
2014-01-21 How long is my TFS 2010 to 2013 upgrade going to take? 0
2014-01-13 Fix for intermittent connection problem in lab management – restart the test controller 0
2013-12-24 Fix for Media Center library issue after Christmas tree lights incident 0
2013-12-20 Getting the domain\user when using versionControl.GetPermissions() in the TFS API 0
2013-12-12 A hair in the gate 0
2013-11-27 Fix for 0xc00d36b4 error when play MP4 videos on a Surface 2 0
2013-11-13 Fixing a WCF authentication schemes configured on the host ('IntegratedWindowsAuthentication') do not allow those configured on the binding 'BasicHttpBinding' ('Anonymous') error 0
2013-11-08 When your TFS Lab test agents can’t start check the DNS 0
2013-11-06 More on TF215106: Access denied from the TFS API after upgrade from 2012 to 2013 0
2013-11-05 Dealing with AD sync issues in an Azure hybrid deployment 0
2013-11-04 Building an Azure IaaS and on-premise hybrid environment Part 2: DC and servers in the cloud 0
2013-11-03 Building an Azure IaaS and on-premise hybrid environment Part 1: The plan and Azure Network Connection 0
2013-10-28 Connecting Azure Network Site-Site VPN to a SonicWall Appliance 0
2013-10-22 Changes in Skydrive access on Windows 8.1 0
2013-10-21 Can I use the HP ALM Synchronizer with TF Service? 0
2013-10-15 Problems with Microsoft Fake Stubs and IronPython 0
2013-10-10 Get rid of that that zombie build 0
2013-10-10 Fix for - Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell’ on TFS 2010 Build Controller 0
2013-10-08 Miracast with Surface Pro, Windows 8.1 release and Netgear Push2TV 0
2013-10-06 Take care installing firmware updates on your Surface Pro if it’s bitlocker encrypted 0
2013-09-16 ‘TF400499: You have not set your team field’ when trying to update Team Settings via the TFS API 0
2013-09-10 Moving from Ubuntu to Mint for my TEE demos 0
2013-09-10 Where did that email go? 0
2013-08-31 Installing .Net 3.5 onto Windows 8 and 8.1 using DISM 0
2013-08-13 Editing Windows Server 2012 Group Policies for Direct Access with Windows 8.1 Enterprise Preview 0
2013-08-13 Installing Windows 8.1 Enterprise on Surface Pro 0
2013-08-01 Why is my TFS Lab build picking a really old build to deploy? 0
2013-07-29 Fix for ‘Cannot install test agent on these machines because another environment is being created using the same machines’ 0
2013-07-27 Making the drops location for a TFS build match the assembly version number 3
2013-07-26 I can never remember the command line to add use to the TFS Service Accounts group 0
2013-07-23 Adding another VM to a running Lab Management environment 0
2013-07-11 Minor issue on TFS 2012.3 upgrade if you are using host headers in bindings 0
2013-07-09 Setting SkyDrive as a trusted location in Office 2013 0
2013-06-26 Why can’t I find my build settings on a Git based project on TFS Service? 0
2013-06-25 Error adding a new widget to our BlogEngine.NET 2.8.0.0 server 0
2013-06-24 Using SYSPREP’d VM images as opposed to Templates in a new TFS 2012 Lab Management Environment 0
2013-06-10 Where did my parameters go when I edited that standard TFS report? 0
2013-06-07 DHCP does not seem to work on Ubuntu for wireless based Hyper-V virtual switches 5
2013-06-03 Lenovo W520 problems with Wifi and Windows 8 1
2013-05-17 Getting Wix 3.6 MajorUpgrade working 1
2013-05-14 Problem with CollectionView.CurrentChanged event not being fired in a WPF application 0
2013-05-10 Setting up a TFS 2012 proxy in a cross domain system 0
2013-05-03 Accessing TFS work item tags via the API 0
2013-05-01 Workaround for TF900546: An unexpected error occurred while running the RunTests activity 0
2013-04-24 Getting SQL 2012 SSIS packages built on TFS 2012.2 2
2013-04-18 Our upgrade to TFS 2012.2 has worked OK 0
2013-04-11 Error TF400129: Verifying that the team project collection has space for new system fields when upgrading TFS to 2012.2 0
2013-03-28 What machine name is being used when you compose an environment from running VMs in Lab Management? 0
2013-03-26 Lab Management with SCVMM 2012 and /labenvironmentplacementpolicy:aggressive 0
2013-03-14 Installing a DB from a DACPAC using Powershell as part of TFS Lab Management deployment 0
2013-03-12 You don’t half get strange errors when two servers have the same SID 0
2013-03-09 Cannot run Microsoft Fakes based test if Typemock Isolator enabled 0
2013-03-09 TFS TPC Databases and SQL 2012 availability groups 0
2013-03-08 Recovering network isolated lab management environments if you have to recreate your SC-VMM server’s DB 0
2013-03-05 Fixing a dodgy proximity sensor on my Nokia Lumia 920 1
2013-03-05 Fixing Lab Manager environments with brute force 0
2013-03-05 Things to remember when building virtual machines for a lab manager environment 0
2013-02-26 Fix for ‘Cannot install test agent on these machines because another environment is being created using the same machines’ 0
2013-02-25 Running an external command line tool as part of a Wix install 0
2013-02-07 More in rights being stripped for the [team project]\contributors group in TFS 2012 when QU1 applied and how to sort it. 0
2013-02-04 Getting Windows Phone 7.8 on my Lumia 800 2
2013-01-28 Fixing area permission issues when creating new teams in TFS 2012 after QU1 has been installed 0
2013-01-23 My session today at Modern Jago 0
2013-01-22 More on HDD2 boot problems with my Crucial M4-mSATA 1
2013-01-18 TF237111 errors when trying to add work items to the backlog after TFS 2012 QU1 is applied 0
2013-01-15 Incorrect IIS IP Bindings and TFS Server Url 0
2013-01-14 User profile service failures caused by Distributed Cache on SharePoint 2013 0
2013-01-14 Experiences applying TFS 2012 QU1 and it subsequent hotfix 0
2012-12-04 Why can’t I create an environment using a running VM on my Lab Management system? 0
2012-11-22 Did I delete the right lab? 0
2012-11-13 Why does ‘Send to > email link’ in SharePoint open Chrome on my PC? 0
2012-11-12 TF900546, can’t run Windows 8 App Store unit tests in a TFS build 0
2012-11-12 More thoughts on addressing TF900546 ‘Unable to load one or more of the requested types’ on TFS2012 3
2012-11-09 Change in the System.AssignedTo in TFS SOAP alerts with TFS 2012 0
2012-11-09 Cannot run coded ui test on a TFS lab due to lack of rights to the drops folder 0
2012-11-06 Using IISExpress for addresses other than localhost 0
2012-10-31 403 and 413 errors when publishing to a local Nuget Server 1
2012-10-25 Problems re-publishing an Access site to SharePoint 2010 0
2012-10-23 Moving to an SSD on Lenovo W520 7
2012-10-08 New video on unit testing in VS2012 and TFS 0
2012-10-05 More fun with creating TFS 2012 SC-VMM environments 0
2012-10-02 Getting a SQL LocalDB to create an ASPNETDB data base without aspnet_regsql 0
2012-10-01 TFS Test Agent cannot connect to Test Controller – Part 2 0
2012-09-29 TFS Test Agent cannot connect to Test Controller gives ‘No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it 127.0.0.1:6910’ 0
2012-09-05 Experiences upgrading an MVC 1 application to MVC 3 0
2012-08-30 Type ‘InArgument(mtbwa:BuildSettings)’ of property ‘BuildSettings’ errors in TFS 2012 RTM builds 2
2012-08-20 Experiences upgrading our TFS2012RC to RTM 0
2012-08-16 Moving podcast subscriptions with Zune 2
2012-08-09 TF900546 error on a TFS 2012 build 0
2012-08-06 Using an internal Nuget server to manage the Typemock assembly references. 0
2012-08-04 Getting Typemock Isolator running within a TFS 2012 build 3
2012-07-31 Audio problem on Windows 8 RP and Lenovo W520 with Lync 2013 0
2012-07-30 Two problems editing TFS2012 build workflows with the same solution 2
2012-07-23 Problems I had to address when setting up TFS 2012 Lab Environments with existing Hyper-V VMs 0
2012-07-20 Getting TFS 2012 Agents to communicate cross domain 2
2012-07-18 Where did my custom Word templates go in 2013? 6
2012-07-17 _atomic_fetch_sub_4 error running VS2012RC after Office 2013 Customer Preview is installed 3
2012-07-13 Cannot access the ‘site setting’ on a reporting services instance using IE 0
2012-07-12 TFS build service cannot connect to a TFS 2012 server - seeing EventID 206 MessageQueue in error log 1
2012-06-18 Adding DHCP Option 119 (Domain Search List) to Windows Server 2008 R2 0
2012-06-18 A Virtual Ice Cream Sandwich: Android 4 x86 in a Hyper-V VM 0
2012-06-13 Where did my Visual Studio 2010 link go from my Windows 8 desktop after I installed SSDT? 3
2012-06-11 Cannot update local workspace in TFS 2012RC due to UAC 0
2012-06-07 Drivers needed on my Lenovo W520 with Windows 8 RP 2
2012-06-07 TF215097 when running a build 0
2012-05-29 Solution to “We couldn't get your developer Licence for Windows 8 Consumer Preview” on Win8 Server beta 0
2012-05-28 Skydrive pushes me over my broadband usage 0
2012-05-27 Tweaking my Lenovo x220 Tablet and running Windows 8 1
2012-05-21 Upgrading our blog server from BlogEngine 2.5 to 2.6 0
2012-05-10 You do that that PS2 keyboard on that old PC, not a USB one 2
2012-05-10 A fix for my failure to login to TFSpreview.com problems 2
2012-05-09 TFS Build error, 'Index (zero based) must be greater than or equal to zero and less than the size of the argument list” when building XAML projects 0
2012-04-02 Fix for problem faking two SPLists in a single unit test with Typemock Isolator has been released 0
2012-02-29 Installing the TEE11 Beta as an upgrade to the plug-in in Eclipse 0
2012-02-27 (Not) Using a Huawei E585 MIFI in the USA 0
2012-02-16 You don’t need to keep that old TFS server to support older versions of Visual Studio 4
2012-02-04 Filtering in MDX Calculated Members 0
2012-01-31 Have you tried switching it on and off again? Go on be aggressive! 0
2012-01-18 TF266026 error when a workflow will not start in a lab environment 0
2012-01-17 ‘Showing a modal dialog box or form when the application is not running in UserInteractive mode’ error upgraded to TFS build extensions 1.2.0.0 0
2012-01-17 TF260073 incompatible architecture error when trying to deploy an environment in Lab Manager 0
2012-01-13 Getting a ‘File Download’ dialog when trying to view TFS build report in Eclipse 3.7 with TEE 0
2012-01-08 Problems finding XULRunner when running TEE11 CTP1 on Ubuntu and connecting to TFS Azure – a solution 0
2011-12-23 Moving Environments between TPCs when using TFS Lab Management 1
2011-12-16 When you try to run a test in MTM you get a dialog ‘Object reference not set to an instance of an object’ 0
2011-12-12 The battle of the Lenovo W520 and projectors 1
2011-12-10 Error 0x80070490 when trying to make any purchase on WP7 MarketPlace 0
2011-12-09 Streaming video to XBOX 360 from Windows Home Server 2011 0
2011-12-09 When you forget to save a word document 2
2011-12-08 My experiences moving to BlogEngine.NET 4
2011-12-07 Displaying a SharePoint 2010 library on a page in a different site within the same site collection 1
2011-11-28 Windows Phone 7 not synchronising Outlook 0
2011-11-23 Working with Hyper-V, VLAN tags and TFS 2010 Lab Management 0
2011-11-19 More experiences upgrading my Media Center to receive Freeview HD 0
2011-11-18 Access denied when running a command with InvokeProcess in a TFS team build 0
2011-10-26 No error detail when using VMPrep 0
2011-10-17 Using Nuget and TFS Build 2010 2
2011-10-03 Seeing loads of ‘cannot load load assemblies’ errors when editing a TFS 2010 build process workflow 0
2011-09-29 Empty groups not being expanded in a combobox for a TFS work item 0
2011-09-21 Stupid gotchas on a SQL 2008 Reporting Services are why I cannot see the Report Builder Button 0
2011-09-17 What to do when your TFS build agent says it is ready, but the icon says it is not 0
2011-09-14 Bitlocker keeps asking for my recovery key after a change in my disk’s MBR 0
2011-09-14 Why can’t I see my custom work item types in Team Explorer? 0
2011-09-12 ‘Expected to find an element’ error when running VS2010 Database unit tests 0
2011-09-06 Update on using Typemock Isolator to allow webpart development without a Sharepoint server 0
2011-08-25 Problem setting an email alert for the TFS 2010 Power Tools backup 0
2011-08-24 TF80070 when loading a team query in MS Project 0
2011-08-19 Windows search not starting, making itself disabled on a reboot 2
2011-08-19 New TFS 2010 Community TFS Build Extension documentation – nUnit 1
2011-08-18 New TFS 2010 Community TFS Build Extension documentation – TFSVersion 0
2011-08-18 Where has my mouse cursor done? Unable to record a video in Microsoft Test Manager 0
2011-08-16 More on using the StyleCop TFS 2010 Build Activity– handling settings files 0
2011-08-09 Do you find editing TFS Build Process Templates slow? 0
2011-08-03 Where do I find the product key for Team Explorer Everywhere? 0
2011-08-02 Linking a TFS work item to a specific version of a document in SharePoint 0
2011-07-25 More on running multiple TFS build controllers on a single VM 0
2011-07-22 WP7 update fails when using laptop docking station, works when direct to laptop 0
2011-07-18 Solution to ‘Missing requirement: Shared profile 1.0.0.1308118925849’ error when installation TEE SP1 on Eclipse Indigo 6
2011-07-13 Moving a VHD boot disk to Hyper-V 0
2011-07-08 Workaround to connect to a TFS Lab Environment from outside a TMG firewall 1
2011-07-05 TF30162: Task "BuildTask" from Group "Build" failed – when creating a team project 0
2011-06-01 Cannot connect to a Lab Management Environment using the MTM Environment Viewer 0
2011-05-30 How to fix extra Quickstart help menu items when installing Typemock Isolator 1
2011-05-12 Making SharePoint 2010 search pages work with a proper master page 2
2011-05-06 Cross domain usage of TFS Integration Platform 0
2011-05-05 Creating a TFS Team Project Collection using Powershell 0
2011-05-04 Problems and workaround for the EMC Scrum for Team System Process Template 2
2011-04-27 How to use the TFS 2010 Community StyleCop Build Actvity (Addendum) 0
2011-04-20 Now I have three TFS build instances on my VM 0
2011-04-15 TF30162: Task "UploadStructure" from Group "Classification" failed 0
2011-04-14 TF255115 Access Denied when starting TFSAgent Service 0
2011-04-14 PC Rebuild time – remembering how to mount a bitlockered VHD 0
2011-04-04 Content Types programmatically added to SharePoint libraries not appearing on New menu 0
2011-04-04 Content type replication not working on imported or migrated site collections 0
2011-04-04 Why can’t I see my TFS reports? 1
2011-03-30 How to waste time with Lab Management – Missing the obvious that MTM points to a Team Project 0
2011-03-22 How to expose IIS Express to external network connections and use a non-self signed certificate 0
2011-03-19 A slow experience installing VS2010 SP1, but worth it in the end 0
2011-03-17 Getting the WP7 SDK onto a Windows Server 2008 TFS Build Agent 0
2011-03-09 Fixed numerous issues with VS2008 using a /resetskippkgs 0
2011-02-19 TF30040 error when attaching a team project collection 0
2011-02-18 Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0' provider is not registered on 64bit IIS7 server 0
2011-02-09 My experiences getting started with writing custom adaptors for TFS Integration Platform 0
2011-02-04 Renaming branches in TFS2010 0
2011-02-02 Somewhat nasty upgrade experience with Seesmic Desktop 2 1
2011-01-31 Problems connecting a Netgear WG111 USB Wifi Dongle to a Netgear DG834GT router 1
2011-01-26 Errors with TMG + Exchange Edge Connector + FPE resulting in rejected emails 1
2011-01-06 TF215097 error when using a custom build activity 0
2010-12-06 Server Core, Hyper-V and VLANs: An Odyssey 0
2010-11-19 Powershell to find missing features in SharePoint 2010 0
2010-11-17 0x80004004 when trying to upgrade Live Writer and Messenger 1
2010-11-16 Adding a Visual Basic 6 project to a TFS 2010 Build 0
2010-11-12 You can’t edit a TFS 2010 build workflow template with just Team Explorer installed 0
2010-11-11 Enabling the TaxonomyFieldAdded feature to fix ManagedMetadata Column errors 0
2010-11-10 [More] Fun with WCF, SharePoint and Kerberos 0
2010-10-04 Error –4002 on Access services on Sharepoint 2010 4
2010-09-13 Experiences running multiple instances of 2010 build service on a single VM 0
2010-09-10 Stupid mistake over Javascript parameters 0
2010-09-10 Problem faking multiple SPLists with Typemock Isolator in a single test 1
2010-08-27 What is an .xesc file? 0
2010-08-27 Cannot run CodeUI tests in Lab Management – getting a ’Build directory of the test run is not specified or does not exist’ 0
2010-08-26 Don’t hardcode that build option 0
2010-08-23 "Program too big to fit in memory" when installing a TFS 2010 Test Controller 1
2010-08-06 Getting a ,NET 4 WCF service running on IIS7 2
2010-08-05 Getting code coverage working on Team Build 2010 0
2010-07-29 Powershell script to rename files for use as SharePoint 2010 User Profile thumbnails 0
2010-07-20 All Leds flashing on a Netgear GS108 Switch 0
2010-06-25 TF246062: Two or more database are in conflict when upgrading to TFS 2010 0
2010-06-10 How little do you have to do to run a VS/TFS2008 build on a TFS2010 server? 0
2010-06-09 TF31002: Altering the URL that your TFS 2010 Web Client uses to talk to the AT 2
2010-06-08 It works! 8Gb RAM in my Acer TravelMate 6593 0
2010-06-05 Hanging Humax PVT9200T PVR 0
2010-06-04 TF50609 error when creating a new team project in TFS 2010 0
2010-06-03 TF261007 error message when attaching a collection 0
2010-05-21 Setting the display value in databound combo boxes on Access 2010 web forms 1
2010-05-21 More on my Vodafone 403 errors – an explanation at least 2
2010-05-19 Upgrading from Office 2010 RC to RTM 2
2010-05-17 Notes from our TFS 2010 upgrade 0
2010-05-13 TF237195 error when creating a new team project 0
2010-05-10 TFS 2010 RC –> RTM upgrade problem with the warehouse 0
2010-05-04 TF246064 upgrading TFS 2010RC to RTM 0
2010-05-01 Solving a mystery: Windows 7 games won’t work on HP TouchSmart TX2 1
2010-04-30 Unable to remote control Hyper-V VM after installing SharePoint 2010 on Windows 7 3
2010-04-14 Useful tool to move Reporting Services reports between servers 0
2010-04-12 Error running Ivonna tests with ASP.NET 4 0
2010-03-29 TF30046 Error when trying to create new team project collection using an existing empty DB 0
2010-03-27 Mixed mode assembly is built against version 'v2.0.50727' error using .NET 4 Development Web Server 0
2010-03-25 TFS 2010 Database Label not use for Team Project Collection DBs 0
2010-03-25 A fix to run Typemock Isolator inside the Page_Load for an ASPX page on VS2010/.NET4 0
2010-03-25 The system cannot find the file specified. (2147942402, 80070002) 3
2010-03-24 TF254024 error when upgrading TFS 2010 Beta2 to RC 0
2010-03-18 VHD boot and c00002e2 Errors 0
2010-03-15 Cannot access TFS over HTTPS after upgrade from 2010 Beta 2 to RC 0
2010-03-02 The importance of using parameters in vs2010 build workflows 0
2010-03-01 Do you use a Symbol Server? 0
2010-02-23 Logging results from InvokeProcess in a VS2010 Team Build 0
2010-02-09 Errors Faking Sharepoint with Typemock due to assembly versions 0
2010-02-08 Fixing SharePoint 2007 IIS WAMREG DCOM 10016 activation errors on Server 2008 R2 0
2010-02-05 At last, my creature it lives…….. 0
2010-02-04 ASPNETCOMPILER: error 1003 with TFS2010 Team build 0
2010-02-02 Problem creating workitems on TFS2010 in the morning 1
2010-01-29 Empty page being show for Silverlight application running out of browser 0
2010-01-27 So you want to demo VS2010 Lab Manager……. 0
2010-01-18 Problems installing TFS Proxy 0
2010-01-14 TFS 2010 Build Service Configuration Wizard fails with TF255425 error 0
2010-01-11 Twitter clients: Twinbox and Tweetz 0
2010-01-11 Solve ‘pending reboot’ setup show stopper for CRM 4 Client (with Update Rollup 7) 0
2009-12-18 Making a TFS2010 Beta2 server use SSL Ports 0
2009-10-21 TF53010 error and no TFS Warehouse updates after a SQL migrate 0
2009-10-07 TF252005 Error when creating new collections on TFS 2010 Beta1 0
2009-09-25 SharePoint Search Gatherer Error 10032 1
2009-09-17 TF21508 Error, cannot see build server after moving a Hyper-V image 0
2009-09-17 Windows 7 Boot from VHD 2
2009-09-02 TF250020 error creating new Team Projects 0
2009-08-14 Upgrading my Media Center to Windows 7 0
2009-07-25 Outlook 2010 email searching 0
2009-07-21 Visual Studio 2008 connecting to TFS 2010 0
2009-07-17 Outlook 2010 crashing after in place upgrade 0
2009-07-06 Fun with a SQLExpress 2005 upgrade 2008 0
2009-07-06 Kerberos for SharePoint on Server 2008 with IIS 7 1
2009-07-03 Remember the new URL format for the TFS2010 web services have changed 1
2009-07-03 Visual Studio 2010 project upgrade bug; test assemblies being copied to release folders in error 1
2009-06-30 Problems with uplink on an 8 port Netgear Gigabit switch 0
2009-06-29 .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 issue on Windows SharePoint Services v2.0 0
2009-06-21 0x800106ba Windows Defender error in Windows Vista 9
2009-06-12 29109 error when installing the quiescence GDR patch for TFS 2005 0
2009-06-10 TFS Sharepoint Extensions on a Load Balanced Sharepoint farm 0
2009-06-09 TF30227 error when creating team projects on TFS 2008 0
2009-05-27 Configuring IIS Bindings to include host headers with https on Windows Server 2008 (for SharePoint) 6
2009-05-27 Incoming Email with SharePoint on Windows Server 2008 0
2009-05-27 SharePoint Service Pack 2 Pains 3
2009-05-26 Creating a new Virtual PC using the Virtual Windows XP Base Disk 0
2009-05-21 TF255048 Error when installing TFS 2010 beta 1 0
2009-05-20 Getting "failed to start" with a SharePoint workflow 0
2009-05-13 Misleading error message adding a user on Windows 2008 0
2009-05-08 NewSID fails on Windows Server 2008 R2 1
2009-05-01 Testing access attributes on the Microsoft MVC framework 0
2009-04-25 Licensing exception with Ivonna the Typemock add-in (and any other add-ins I suspect) 0
2009-04-24 System.Web.Abstractions missing on a ASP.NET web site 0
2009-03-31 Install System Center Capacity Planner 2007 on Windows 7 0
2009-03-22 Visual Studio 2008 Database Edition GDR release - Createdeployment 0
2009-03-20 Free hotel internet - if you dare touch it 0
2009-03-19 Error 1722 when installing MVC 1.0 0
2009-02-25 SLExtensions HTMLEditor 0
2009-02-20 Windows 7 on the 8Gb SSD Mini 9: Redux 0
2009-02-19 Windows 7 on the Dell Mini 9 with only the 8Gb SSD 1
2009-02-08 Achieving HDMI audio output with ATI hardware on Windows 7 (and Vista) 0
2009-02-07 Missing .NET framework installing a VSTO application 4
2009-02-07 Windows 7: Attempting to install to VHD – an odyssey 2
2009-02-06 SharePoint 2007: Following Adobe Instructions Can Cause Problems 0
2009-01-28 Writing a webpart to work inside and outside Sharepoint when talking to WCF 0
2009-01-24 Problem hosting WCF using Cassini on Windows 7 3
2008-12-22 MSB3155 errors in Team build when publishing to click once 0
2008-12-19 TFS TeamBuild and Sharepoint WSP deployment (and any post build events for that matter) 0
2008-12-02 Managing Remote Hyper-V Servers From Windows 7 0
2008-11-14 Windows 7 on the Dell Mini 0
2008-11-06 Page views not updated in community server 0
2008-10-24 TF53010 & TF213000 unable to load 0
2008-10-24 TF220050 error in TFS install 0
2008-10-17 Vista on Dell Mini 9: Using junctions to move files off the SSD 0
2008-10-17 Vista on the Dell Mini 9: Installing applications on an SD card 0
2008-10-16 TFS Iterations not appearing in IterationPath 0
2008-10-16 TFS 2008 SP1 resets service accounts 0
2008-10-07 Flash problems 0
2008-10-02 XP Home to XP Professional when IE8 is involved 0
2008-09-10 Signing Powershell scripts with a Thawte code signing certificate 0
2008-09-06 Upgrading Team Foundation Server 2008 with SP1 4
2008-09-02 Controlling a Ajax Control ModalPopupExtender from Code behind 6
2008-08-28 Workflow and SQL Error: Part 3 0
2008-08-14 Netware 6.5 on Hyper-V 0
2008-08-11 Why doesn't my ActionsPane appear when I create a new document form a VSTO enabled template? 0
2008-08-01 Unable to access My Tasks in Project Web Access 0
2008-08-01 Configuring ActiveSync on Windows Mobile for Exchange Push 0
2008-08-01 SharePoint Website Schematic 0
2008-07-30 Site Policies and FBA in SharePoint: Update 0
2008-07-23 'Unable to find control' when programmatically adding ASP.NET validation controls 2
2008-07-14 Workflow and SQL Error: Update 0
2008-07-08 Publishing a ASP.NET WCF service encryption error 0
2008-07-05 Useful .Net Search and Replace tool 0
2008-07-03 Workflow History and SQL Error 0
2008-07-03 Problems with Site Policies and FBA in SharePoint 2007 1
2008-06-20 CA0055 error in FXCop 0
2008-06-12 TFS Build server and running MSTest - directory creation error 0
2008-05-09 Registry Access Errors with the TFS API 0
2008-05-08 PerformanceCounters not showing up in PerfMon 0
2008-04-17 Outlook Mobile Sync Issues over 3G 1
2008-03-17 A great article on handy SharePoint controls 0
2008-03-16 Installing SQL 2008 Feb CTP on a VPC 2
2008-03-11 TFS 'Invalid File Handle' when getting files 1
2008-03-06 Searching SharePoint through an IE8 Activity 0
2008-02-27 Calculation Settings in Excel 0
2008-01-28 Granting permissions on the GAC 2
2008-01-23 Fun upgrading from Visual Studio TFS 2008 Beta2 to RTM 1
2008-01-16 Running the TFS Best Practice Analyzer and 2005 Team Explorer 0
2008-01-13 CCNet WebDashboard getting assembly does not allow partially trusted callers exception 3
2008-01-10 TF220066 Error installing TFS 2
2007-12-27 TFS 2008 Media on MSDN 0
2007-12-01 Intellisense not working in Visual Studio 2008 32
2007-11-27 Virtual Server and MAC addresses 0
2007-11-17 Fun with a DDD6 demo 0
2007-10-30 Vista high CPU on startup 4
2007-10-04 Javascript errors with Escrum 0
2007-10-02 TFS Update to 2008 Beta2 and Escrum Admin 0
2007-09-28 Upgrading from TFS2005 to TFS 2008 'Orcas' Beta 2 0
2007-09-09 TFS and CruiseControl 1
2007-09-03 TF14044 Error 1
2007-08-24 Can't debug into a MOSS Webpart 0
2007-08-16 Installing VS2008Beta2 from an ISO 0
2007-07-26 Web development helpers: Redux 0
2007-07-25 Web development little helpers 0
2007-07-18 SharePoint problems with access rights 0
2007-07-12 Empty Reports with the eScrum Template 0
2007-07-12 Losing all files when moving a project in TFS Source Control 1
2007-07-10 Another stupid way to waste an hour or two..... 0
2007-05-03 Accessing Virtual Server via VMRC through a ISA firewall with Vista 1
2007-05-03 Installing SQL2005 SP2 on Vista 0
2007-04-20 Update on my old Dell 0
2007-04-15 Follow up on our nVidia RAID problems 0
2007-04-12 When the server just stops 0
2007-04-04 Problems removing McAfee ProtectionPoint 1.5.0 Agent 0
2007-03-27 Moving Microsoft CRM 3.0 0
2007-03-16 Changing TFS user account passwords 2
2007-03-10 Swapping from Nvidia RAID to Software mirroring on a SunFire x2100 3
2007-02-20 X2100 IPMI Redux - success! 0
2007-02-11 Microsoft SQL 2005 starts then stops with 3414 error 0
2007-02-07 When installing Cassini why do I always forget this? 1
2007-02-05 SharePoint 2007 on x64 - don't try to run 32-bit web apps! 2
2007-02-02 Moving Community Server 0
2007-01-17 Lets just rename that Team Foundation Server................ 0
2007-01-16 Update on Virtual Server 0
2007-01-15 Accessing Virtual Server via an ISA server 0

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2016-05-30 Running WebTests as part of a VSTS VNext Release pipeline 3
2015-12-23 Running CodeUI tests on a VM with on remote desktop session open as part of a vNext build 0
2015-11-18 Chrome extension to help with exploratory testing 0
2015-09-30 Release Manager - New deployment is not allowed as an another deployment is in progress 0
2015-09-23 Running nUnit and Jasmine.JS unit tests in TFS/VSO vNext build 0
2015-08-28 An alternative to setting a build quality on a TFS vNext build 0
2015-08-19 Guest post at Microsoft - nUnit and Jasmine.JS unit tests in TFS/VSO vNext build 0
2015-08-11 Running Microsoft Test Manager Test Suites as part of a vNext Release pipeline - Part 2 0
2015-08-04 Running Microsoft Test Manager Test Suites as part of a vNext Release pipeline 3
2015-07-13 Stray white space in a ‘path to custom test adaptors’ will cause tests to fail on VSO vNext build 0
2015-07-07 Cannot run Pester unit tests in Visual Studio but they work Ok from the command prompt 0
2015-05-07 Generating MsTest wrappers for nUnit tests 0
2014-11-21 Errors running tests via TCM as part of a Release Management pipeline 0
2014-11-20 ‘Test run must be created with at least one test case’ error when using TCM 0
2014-07-03 Post by one of our Testers about experiences with CodeUI and Windows Store Apps on the MSDN blog 0
2013-08-28 Review of ‘Software Testing using Visual Studio 2012’ from Packt Publishing 1
2013-06-16 Beta release of the ALM Rangers Unit Test Generate VS Extension 0
2012-10-08 New video on unit testing in VS2012 and TFS 0
2012-10-01 TFS Test Agent cannot connect to Test Controller – Part 2 0
2012-09-05 Experiences upgrading an MVC 1 application to MVC 3 0
2012-06-23 Why Typemock Isolator does not work on TFS 2012 Build and what you can do about it 0
2012-05-26 DDD South West session on Unit testing in VS11 0
2012-05-05 More on using the VS11 fake library to fake out SharePoint 0
2012-04-02 Fix for problem faking two SPLists in a single unit test with Typemock Isolator has been released 0
2012-03-27 Unit testing in VS11Beta and getting your tests to run on the new TFSPreview build service 0
2012-03-24 More thoughts on Typemock Isolator, Microsoft Fakes and Sharepoint 0
2012-03-23 Now that VS11 has a fake library do I still need Typemock Isolator to fake out SharePoint? 2
2012-02-20 Free webinar on Typemock Isolator V7 0
2011-12-23 Moving Environments between TPCs when using TFS Lab Management 1
2011-12-21 Debugging CodedUi Tests when launching test as a different user 0
2011-12-16 When you try to run a test in MTM you get a dialog ‘Object reference not set to an instance of an object’ 0
2011-09-12 ‘Expected to find an element’ error when running VS2010 Database unit tests 0
2011-09-06 Update on using Typemock Isolator to allow webpart development without a Sharepoint server 0
2011-09-05 Doing a webinar on using Typemock Isolator with SharePoint Webparts 0
2011-09-03 Verifying non–public methods have been called using Typemock Isolator in VB.Net 1
2011-08-18 Where has my mouse cursor done? Unable to record a video in Microsoft Test Manager 0
2011-07-26 More tips and tricks using my Typemock custom build activity with TFS 2010 build 0
2011-07-22 Follow up to last nights session on mocking 0
2011-07-11 Speaking at usergroups in Leeds and Southampton 0
2011-06-23 Microsoft UK Techdays video’s available 0
2011-06-22 Speaking at Microsoft UK next week 0
2011-05-27 Recording Silverlight actions on Microsoft Test Manager 2
2011-05-03 My upcoming speaking engagements for Spring/Summer 2011 0
2011-03-30 How to waste time with Lab Management – Missing the obvious that MTM points to a Team Project 0
2011-03-10 Speaking on VS 2010 ALM and Testing at events in Belfast and Dublin 0
2011-03-04 Mocking out calls in unit tests to a TFS Server using Typemock 0
2011-01-29 Gojko Adzic is presenting at the next Agile Yorkshire meeting on acceptance tests 0
2010-10-19 I am speaking at NEBytes in November on Mocking with Typemock Isolator 0
2010-10-07 Speaking at the Developer Group on Typemock Isolator on the 20th of October 0
2010-09-10 Problem faking multiple SPLists with Typemock Isolator in a single test 1
2010-09-03 Does anyone need a VS2010 Custom Build Activity for StyleCop? 7
2010-08-13 Running MSDeploy to a remote box from inside a TFS 2010 Build (Part 2) 0
2010-08-13 How to edit a TFS 2010 build template when it contains custom activities. 3
2010-08-05 Getting code coverage working on Team Build 2010 0
2010-08-05 Next weeks Agile Yorkshire meeting: Some things about testing that everyone should know, ...... but were afraid to ask, in case somebody told them. 0
2010-07-03 Running SPDisposeCheck as part of a 2010 CI Build 0
2010-06-20 IDD Building a breakfast comment to a become process – now there is a leap 0
2010-06-05 Today’s DDD South West 0
2010-05-26 Next Agile Yorkshire meeting is on the 8th of June on Agile BI Testing 0
2010-04-27 Slides from my Typemock Academy session 0
2010-04-22 Mocking Sharepoint for Testing 0
2010-04-22 Mocking Sharepoint for Design with Typemock Isolator 2
2010-04-16 Speaking at Developer Day South West 0
2010-04-12 Error running Ivonna tests with ASP.NET 4 0
2010-03-29 Running Fitnesse.NET tests using MSTest - Revisited 0
2010-03-27 Mixed mode assembly is built against version 'v2.0.50727' error using .NET 4 Development Web Server 0
2010-03-25 Announcing Typemock TMockRunner Custom Activity for Team Build 2010 0
2010-03-13 Post QCon thoughts 0
2010-03-01 Do you use a Symbol Server? 0
2010-02-22 MTLM becomes MTM 0
2010-02-09 Is Pex and Moles the answer to Sharepoint testing? 0
2010-02-09 Errors Faking Sharepoint with Typemock due to assembly versions 0
2010-02-05 At last, my creature it lives…….. 0
2010-02-04 ASPNETCOMPILER: error 1003 with TFS2010 Team build 0
2010-01-27 So you want to demo VS2010 Lab Manager……. 0
2010-01-18 Typemock Isolator 2010 released 0
2010-01-14 TFS 2010 Build Service Configuration Wizard fails with TF255425 error 0
2009-10-18 I'm off to Ireland this week 2
2009-08-25 Webcast on ASP.NET testing 0
2009-07-16 My Glasgow presentation last night. 0
2009-07-13 Speaking at Scottish Developers on Typemock 0
2009-07-12 Video recording gotta for VS2010 Test Runner 0
2009-07-09 Grow your own testing framework 0
2009-06-22 Logging everything that is going on when an assembly loads using CThru 0
2009-05-18 New bundle from Typemock 0
2009-05-14 Last nights Agile Yorkshire meeting on Exploratory Testing 0
2009-05-03 My grok talk on Sharepoint testing with Typemock Isolator and Ivonna at DD Scotland 0
2009-05-01 Testing access attributes on the Microsoft MVC framework 0
2009-04-29 My NxtGen tour in August 0
2009-04-25 Licensing exception with Ivonna the Typemock add-in (and any other add-ins I suspect) 0
2009-04-21 Speaking in Newcastle tomorrow 0
2009-04-18 Next Agile Yorkshire Meeting – Exploratory Testing 0
2009-04-15 Team Build, Code Coverage and MVC 0
2009-04-07 Testing SharePoint Workflows using TypeMock Isolator (Part 3) 0
2009-04-06 Testing SharePoint Workflows using TypeMock Isolator (Part 2) 0
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2009-02-05 Which way to fake an item in Typemock 0
2008-12-23 Running TypeMock based test in Team Build 0
2008-11-25 Interesting news on test SharePoint 0
2008-11-17 Entering a license key for Typemock Isolator if you are not administrator 1
2008-11-13 TypeMock Isolator, SPTypeMock and SharePoint testing 0
2008-11-04 Going to conferences is worth it, well the chats in the corridor certainly are. 0
2008-11-03 patterns & practices Acceptance Test Engineering Guidance 0
2008-10-28 VSTS 2010 at the PDC 0
2008-10-13 DDD7 Agenda Published 0
2008-10-04 Running fitness.Net tests in unit test – some tips 0
2008-10-03 Testing Driven Development for Workflow Foundation 0
2008-09-20 Rebuild of GUITester 3
2008-07-18 Running Fitnesse.NET tests using MSTest 6
2008-06-09 Interesting post on testing 0
2008-03-12 A couple of speaking engagements 0
2008-03-11 CruiseControl & MSTest from Visual Studio 2008 1
2008-03-03 March 2008 meeting of the Yorkshire Extreme Programming Club 0
2008-02-07 Another declarative programming language to try to test 0
2008-02-03 Oh to be a tester.... 0
2007-11-01 Microsoft SOA Conference - day 2 0
2007-09-24 GUITester and CodePlex 0
2007-09-14 SQLBits 0
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2009-05-09 Virtual PC on Windows 7 2
2007-11-27 Virtual Server and MAC addresses 0
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2008-03-22 Vista Service Pack 1 0
2008-03-07 SIlverlight 2 SDK Beta 1 - Control Samples 0
2007-10-04 Javascript errors with Escrum 0
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2017-03-23 Deploying Visual Studio 2017 Using Configuration Manager 3
2014-09-22 5 Tips for using Azure Web Jobs 0
2014-03-23 Learning the Microsoft Platform Succinctly 0
2014-03-20 Migrating to SCVMM 2012 R2 in a TFS Lab Scenario 0
2014-01-07 Tech Update 0
2013-07-03 VS2012 Tasks Defaulting to Resolved when you check in. 33
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2013-03-05 Things to remember when building virtual machines for a lab manager environment 0
2013-01-13 TFS 2012 Update 1 Hotfix 0
2013-01-09 Windows Azure Websites, Web API and SignalR 9
2012-06-07 Windows Azure Tools 0
2012-06-07 Publishing Windows Azure Websites with TFS 12
2012-01-26 Black Marble Events–now Online! 0
2011-11-08 Deploying Windows Azure Toolkit For Windows 8 Notification Service to the Cloud 0
2011-09-22 Session State in Windows Azure 2
2011-08-13 How Windows Azure Service Bus helped pin point a configuration error 0
2011-08-04 August Windows Azure Tools Release 0
2011-07-03 Enterprise Library now with added Silverlight goodness 0
2011-07-03 July update 0
2011-06-19 Using Azure Storage SDK outside of Azure 4
2011-06-01 Windows Azure Roles Fail to run when deployed to Azure 4
2011-04-23 Developer Update for April 0
2011-04-19 MSDN subscribers now get more Windows Azure Platform benefits 2
2011-04-13 Mix 11 delivers a slew of interesting updates across the board 0
2011-02-02 Migrating an Existing Web Application to Windows Azure 4
2011-01-24 CommunicationObjectFaultedException after checking an Azure project in to TFS 0
2011-01-24 Black Marble’s Annual Technical Update for Microsoft Technologies 0
2011-01-01 StyleCop Compliant Code Snippets 0
2010-07-25 Can you guess what our great freebie is? 0
2010-06-06 Black Marble in Dublin and Oslo 0
2010-05-17 Silverlight tools for VS 2010 0
2010-04-25 StyleCop for C# 4 and the move to CodePlex 0
2010-03-25 The system cannot find the file specified. (2147942402, 80070002) 3
2010-03-24 Visual Studio 2010 pre order offer 0
2010-03-04 Black Marble presents Microsoft TechDays in the North 0
2010-01-28 Tech Update Wows the Crowd 0
2010-01-04 New Year … More Free Events 0
2009-12-05 The Second Architecture Forum in the North was a Big Success 0
2009-12-05 Black Marble join with Microsoft to run a FREE Visual Studio/ALM Event in LONDON 0
2009-11-06 Snippet Editor 0
2009-10-28 IRON*.NET (CTP) for .NET 4.0(Beta2) 0
2009-10-03 A Lively Day around Visual Studio 2010 and Managing the Application Lifecycle … 0
2009-09-28 SDL Verification Tool 0
2009-09-12 Black Marble Events – Visual Studio 2010, ALM and BizSpark 0
2008-08-20 The Cops are in at Work 0
2008-08-13 251 ways to help the community and learn visual studio 0
2008-08-11 Visual Studio 2008 SP1 is here 0
2008-08-11 Visual Studio 2008 themes 0
2008-06-05 TechED Developers Announcements 0
2008-05-25 Microsoft Source Analysis for C# 0
2008-05-12 Visual Studio 2008 SP1 Beta is out 0
2008-05-06 SUBST, GAC and SharePoint 2
2008-04-22 Ramp Up to .Net 2.0 for Java , VB6 , .NET 1.1 and Novice Developers 0
2008-04-13 The Rise of the Phoenix 0
2008-03-23 Windows Server 2008 , SQL Server 2008 and Visual Studio 2008 Launch event 0
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Date Title Comments
2017-06-09 Duplicate project GUID blocking SonarQube analysis of Windows 10 Universal Projects 0
2017-05-10 Options migrating TFS to VSTS 0
2017-05-02 Two new tasks in my Manifest Version VSTS Extension 0
2017-04-29 401.1 Permission error with on-premises TFS when accessing the API with a PAT 0
2017-04-25 Still spaces available for the Leeds venue of the Global DevOps Bootcamp 0
2017-04-25 Presenting at an event in Leeds - Making it easy to migrate your ALM process to the Cloud 0
2017-04-12 New Cross Platform version of my Generate Release Notes VSTS Extension 0
2017-04-02 VSTS Build Task Development - Now that is a misleading error message ! 0
2017-04-02 Migrating projects from CodePlex to GitHub due to CodePlex shutting down at the end of year 0
2017-02-07 You never know how people will use a tool 0
2017-01-26 Can’t add users to a VSTS instance backed by an Azure Directory 0
2017-01-05 Version 2.0.x of my Generate Release Notes VSTS Task has been released with release rollup support 0
2017-01-03 A nice relaxing Christmas break (and by the way I migrated our on-premises TFS to VSTS as well) 0
2016-12-21 My TFSAlertsDSL project has moved to GitHub and become VSTSServiceHookDsl 1
2016-12-20 Transform tool for transferring TFS 2015.3 Release Templates to VSTS 0
2016-12-20 Deleting unwanted orphan XAML Build Controllers on a migrated VSTS instance 0
2016-11-30 Problem adding external AAD user to a directory backed VSTS instance 0
2016-11-23 There are now no excuses for not using Continuous Delivery from VSTS for Azure Web Apps 0
2016-11-16 As announced at Connect() there is now a tool to fully migrate an on-premises TFS to VSTS 0
2016-10-02 Devils with Arms and Cats - the new name for DevOps? 0
2016-09-23 If I add a custom field to a VSTS work item type what is it’s name? 0
2016-09-12 Typemock have released official VSTS build extension 0
2016-08-23 Why have I got a ‘.NETCore50’ and a ‘netcore50’ folder in my nuget package? 0
2016-08-16 Experiences versioning related sets of NuGet packages within a VSTS build 0
2016-08-12 Tidy up those VSTS release pipelines with meta-tasks 0
2016-08-11 New version of my generate release notes task–now with authentication options 0
2016-07-15 I’m on RadioTFS 0
2016-07-13 New Build Management VSTS tasks 0
2016-07-05 Gotcha’s when developing VSTS Build Extension 0
2016-07-05 Running TSLint within SonarQube on a TFS build 0
2016-06-24 Scroll bars in MTM Lab Center had me foxed – User too stupid error 0
2016-06-20 Updated Reprint - Migrating a TFS TFVC team project to a Git team project 0
2016-05-30 Running WebTests as part of a VSTS VNext Release pipeline 3
2016-05-27 Easier management of DevTest VMs with Azure DevTest Labs 0
2016-05-20 Migrating work items to VSTS with custom fields using TFS Integration Platform 0
2016-05-19 New version of my VSTS Generate Release Notes extension - now supports Builds and Release 0
2016-05-06 Putting a release process around my VSTS extension development 0
2016-04-26 Updates to my StyleCop task for VSTS/TFS 2015.2 0
2016-04-18 How to build a connection string from other parameters within MSDeploy packages to avoid repeating yourself in Release Management variables 2
2016-03-29 In place upgrade times from TFS 2013 to 2015 0
2016-03-22 Announcing release of my vNext build tasks as extensions in the VSTS/TFS Marketplace 0
2016-03-18 Happy 10th Birthday TFS 0
2016-03-03 New books on VSTS/TFS ALM DevOps 0
2016-03-01 A vNext build task and PowerShell script to generate release notes as part of TFS vNext build. 0
2016-02-21 Running Pester PowerShell tests in the VSTS hosted build service 0
2016-02-18 A vNext build task to get artifacts from a different TFS server 0
2016-02-12 Repost: What I learnt extending my VSTS Release Process to on-premises Lab Management Network Isolated Environments 0
2016-02-11 Release Manager 2015 stalls at the ‘uploading components’ step and error log shows XML load errors 0
2016-02-08 vNext Build editor filePath control always returns a path even if you did not set a value 0
2016-02-06 A VSTS vNext build task to run StyleCop 0
2016-02-04 A new vNext task to run StyleCop 0
2015-12-23 Running CodeUI tests on a VM with on remote desktop session open as part of a vNext build 0
2015-12-09 Nuget restore fails to restore all the files on VSTS build if using project.json files 1
2015-11-24 ALM Rangers guidance on migrating from RM Agent based releases to the new VSTS release system 0
2015-11-23 ALM Ranger provided VSTS extensions 0
2015-11-19 Upgrading to SonarQube 5.2 in the land of Windows, MSBuild and TFS 0
2015-11-18 Finding it hard to make use of Azure for DevTest? 0
2015-11-18 Chrome extension to help with exploratory testing 0
2015-11-18 Hello to Visual Studio Team Services 0
2015-11-17 Why you need to use vNext build tasks to share scripts between builds 0
2015-11-10 Versioning a VSIX package as part of the TFS vNext build (when the source is on GitHub) 0
2015-11-04 Why can’t I assign a VSO user as having ‘eligible MSDN’ using an AAD work account? 0
2015-09-23 Running nUnit and Jasmine.JS unit tests in TFS/VSO vNext build 0
2015-09-17 Powershell to help plot graphs of how long TFS upgrades take 0
2015-09-08 Running Typemock Isolator based tests in TFS vNext build 0
2015-08-28 An alternative to setting a build quality on a TFS vNext build 0
2015-08-21 Using Release Management vNext templates when you don’t want to use DSC scripts – A better script 0
2015-08-19 Guest post at Microsoft - nUnit and Jasmine.JS unit tests in TFS/VSO vNext build 0
2015-08-13 TF30063 Errors accessing a TFS 2015 server via the C# API after upgrade from 2013 0
2015-08-11 Running Microsoft Test Manager Test Suites as part of a vNext Release pipeline - Part 2 0
2015-08-04 Running Microsoft Test Manager Test Suites as part of a vNext Release pipeline 3
2015-07-25 Lessons learnt using simple PowerShell scripts with vNext Release Management 1
2015-07-21 Changes in VS/TFS licensing you really need to be aware of 0
2015-07-13 Stray white space in a ‘path to custom test adaptors’ will cause tests to fail on VSO vNext build 0
2015-06-30 Overwriting your own parameters in Release Management can cause Powershell remoting problems 0
2015-06-18 Using Release Management vNext templates when you don’t want to use DSC scripts 2
2015-06-17 Fix for 500 internal errors when trying to trigger a Release Management pipeline from a build via the REST API 1
2015-06-02 Strange TFS build process template editing issue with Typemock 2
2015-04-28 A Visual Studio Extension to create MSDeploy parameters.xml files 0
2015-04-03 Running StyleCop from the command line and in a TFS 2015 vNext build 2
2015-03-31 All change - new SKUs for Visual Studio 2015 0
2015-03-30 Cross platform build with TFS 2015 vNext Build 0
2015-02-11 Build arguments are not returned for a build definition via the TFS API if they are left as default values 0
2015-01-31 Wrong package location when reusing a Release Management component 0
2015-01-31 Fix for cannot run Windows 8.1 units test on a TFS 2013 Build Agent 0
2015-01-19 Fix for ‘An unexpected error occurred. Close the windows and try again’ error adding Azure subscription to Visual Studio Release Management Tools 0
2015-01-19 VSO gets ISO 27001 Certification and European Model Clauses 0
2015-01-10 Speaking at Microsoft Techdays on the 5th of February 0
2015-01-07 How to edit registered Release Management deployment agent IP addresses if a VMs IP address changes 0
2014-12-24 vNext Release Management and Network Isolation 1
2014-12-24 Thoughts in vNext deployment in Release Management 0
2014-12-16 Setting a build version in a JAR file from TFS build 1
2014-12-03 Can’t build SSDT projects in a TFS build 3
2014-11-22 TFS announcements roundup 0
2014-11-21 Errors running tests via TCM as part of a Release Management pipeline 0
2014-11-20 ‘Test run must be created with at least one test case’ error when using TCM 0
2014-11-20 Linking VSO to your Azure Subscription and Azure Active Directory 0
2014-10-31 Cannot see a TFS drops location from inside a network isolated environment for Release Management 4
2014-10-28 VSO now available in a European Azure Data Center 3
2014-10-24 Visual Studio crashes when trying to add an item to a TFS build workflow 3
2014-10-17 "The handshake failed due to an unexpected packet format" with Release Management 1
2014-10-15 Cannot build a SSRS project in TFS build due to expired license 2
2014-10-07 Version stamping Windows 8 Store App manifests in TFS build 0
2014-09-18 Using MSDEPLOY from Release Management to deploy Azure web sites 0
2014-09-18 “Communication with the deployer was lost during deployment” error with Release Management 0
2014-09-10 Publishing more than one Azure Cloud Service as part of a TFS build 0
2014-09-10 Getting the correct path and name for a project to pass as an MSBuild argument in TFS Build 0
2014-09-09 Deploying a Windows service with Release Management 0
2014-09-02 Getting ‘… is not a valid URL’ when using Git TF Clone 0
2014-09-01 Build failing post TFS 2013.3 upgrade with ‘Stack empty. (type InvalidOperationException)’ 0
2014-08-22 Listing all the PBIs that have no acceptance criteria 0
2014-08-18 Guest post on the Microsoft’s UK Developers site ‘Migrating a TFS TFVC based team project to a Git team project - a practical example’ 0
2014-08-15 Why is my TFS report not failing when I really think it should ? 0
2014-08-02 Getting the Typemock TFS build activities to work on a TFS build agent running in interactive mode 1
2014-08-02 AddBizTalkHiddenReferences error in TFS build when installing ProjectBuildComponent via a command line setup 1
2014-08-01 TFS 2013 wizard allows you to proceed to verification even if you have no SQL admin access 0
2014-07-28 Why is the Team Project drop down in Release Management empty? 1
2014-07-18 Automating TFS Build Server deployment with SCVMM and PowerShell 0
2014-07-17 Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.TeamFoundation.WorkItemTracking.Common, Version=12.0.0.0’ when running a build on a new build agent on TFS 2013.2 0
2014-07-14 MSBuild targeting a project in a solution folder 0
2014-07-14 Building Azure Cloud Applications on TFS 2
2014-07-14 Interesting license change for VS Online for ‘Stakeholder’ users 0
2014-06-27 How long is my TFS 2010 to 2013 upgrade going to take – Part 2 0
2014-06-23 List of TFS Widgets 0
2014-06-09 Cloning tfs repository with git-tf gives a "a server path must be absolute" 0
2014-06-05 Our TFS Lab Management Infrastructure 0
2014-05-13 What new in TFS from Teched 2014? 0
2014-05-11 New release of TFS Alerts DSL that allows work item state rollup 0
2014-05-05 Getting ‘The build directory of the test run either does not exist or access permission is required’ error when trying to run tests as part of the Release Management deployment 0
2014-05-01 Changing WCF bindings for MSDeploy packages when using Release Management 0
2014-05-01 Release Management components fail to deploy with a timeout if a variable is changed from standard to encrypted 0
2014-04-23 The return of Visual Studio Setup projects - just because you can use them should you? 0
2014-04-15 The 2013 editions TFS books 0
2014-04-10 Handling .pubxml files with TFS MSBuild arguments 0
2014-04-08 What I learnt getting Release Management running with a network Isolated environment 0
2014-04-07 Fix for ‘Web deployment task failed. (Unknown ProviderOption:DefiningProjectFullPath. Known ProviderOptions are:skipInvalid’ errors on TFS 2013.2 build 1
2014-04-07 Upgrading a VSTO project from VS 2008 to 2013 0
2014-04-03 TFS 2013.2 has RTM’d 0
2014-03-25 A better way of using TFS Community Build Extensions StyleCop activity so it can use multiple rulesets 0
2014-03-20 Migrating to SCVMM 2012 R2 in a TFS Lab Scenario 0
2014-03-14 Migrating a TFS TFVC based team project to a Git team project retaining as much source and work item history as possible 0
2014-02-25 Guest post on Microsoft ALM Blog on Lab Management 0
2014-02-25 High CPU utilisation on the data tier after a TFS 2010 to 2013 upgrade 0
2014-02-21 Speaking at Techorama in May 0
2014-02-18 New ALM Rangers releases 0
2014-02-06 Speaking at Gravitas’s Tech Talk #3 - 0
2014-02-01 Upgraded older Build and Test Controllers to TFS 2013 0
2014-01-21 How long is my TFS 2010 to 2013 upgrade going to take? 0
2014-01-21 Upgrading our TFS 2012 server to 2013 0
2014-01-13 Fix for intermittent connection problem in lab management – restart the test controller 0
2013-12-20 Getting the domain\user when using versionControl.GetPermissions() in the TFS API 0
2013-12-04 Notes from my session of the Visual Studio 2013 launch at NDC London 0
2013-11-28 The TFS 2013 Brian Keller demo VM is available 0
2013-11-22 Microsoft Patterns & Practice publication ‘Building a Release Pipeline with Team Foundation Server 2012’ 0
2013-11-17 Announcing a CodePlex project that provides an IronPython DSL that can be used to define the handling of TFS Alerts 0
2013-11-08 When your TFS Lab test agents can’t start check the DNS 0
2013-11-07 Building VMs for use in TFS Lab Management environments 0
2013-11-06 More on TF215106: Access denied from the TFS API after upgrade from 2012 to 2013 0
2013-10-21 TF215106: Access denied from the TFS API after upgrade from 2012 to 2013 0
2013-10-21 Can I use the HP ALM Synchronizer with TF Service? 0
2013-10-10 Get rid of that that zombie build 0
2013-10-10 Fix for - Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell’ on TFS 2010 Build Controller 0
2013-09-16 ‘TF400499: You have not set your team field’ when trying to update Team Settings via the TFS API 0
2013-09-10 Where did that email go? 0
2013-07-29 Fix for ‘Cannot install test agent on these machines because another environment is being created using the same machines’ 0
2013-07-27 Making the drops location for a TFS build match the assembly version number 3
2013-07-11 Minor issue on TFS 2012.3 upgrade if you are using host headers in bindings 0
2013-06-27 A day of TFS upgrades 0
2013-06-26 Why can’t I find my build settings on a Git based project on TFS Service? 0
2013-06-24 Using SYSPREP’d VM images as opposed to Templates in a new TFS 2012 Lab Management Environment 0
2013-06-16 Using git tf to migrate code between TFS servers retaining history 0
2013-06-10 Where did my parameters go when I edited that standard TFS report? 0
2013-06-03 Visual Studio 2013 announcement at TechEd USA 0
2013-05-22 My session on TFS at the ‘Building Applications for the Future’ 0
2013-05-20 Webinar on PreEmptive Analytics tools on the 28th of May 0
2013-05-16 Why do all my TFS labels appear to be associated with the same changeset? 0
2013-05-10 Setting up a TFS 2012 proxy in a cross domain system 0
2013-05-08 How healthy is my TFS server? 0
2013-05-04 Getting going with the TFS Java API 0
2013-05-03 Accessing TFS work item tags via the API 0
2013-05-01 Workaround for TF900546: An unexpected error occurred while running the RunTests activity 0
2013-04-24 Getting SQL 2012 SSIS packages built on TFS 2012.2 2
2013-04-18 Lab Management webinar next week 0
2013-04-18 Our upgrade to TFS 2012.2 has worked OK 0
2013-04-11 Error TF400129: Verifying that the team project collection has space for new system fields when upgrading TFS to 2012.2 0
2013-04-02 Can TFS work within your company’s processes? 0
2013-03-28 What machine name is being used when you compose an environment from running VMs in Lab Management? 0
2013-03-26 Lab Management with SCVMM 2012 and /labenvironmentplacementpolicy:aggressive 0
2013-03-23 TF900548 when using my Typemock 2012 TFS custom build activity 0
2013-03-09 TFS TPC Databases and SQL 2012 availability groups 0
2013-03-08 Recovering network isolated lab management environments if you have to recreate your SC-VMM server’s DB 0
2013-03-05 Fixing Lab Manager environments with brute force 0
2013-03-05 Creating VMs for lab management 0
2013-03-04 Upgrading our TFS 2012 Lab Management to use SC-VMM 2012 SP1 2
2013-03-02 ALM Rangers ship more guidance 0
2013-02-26 Fix for ‘Cannot install test agent on these machines because another environment is being created using the same machines’ 0
2013-02-25 VS Anywhere–Have a look at distributed pair programming 0
2013-02-07 More in rights being stripped for the [team project]\contributors group in TFS 2012 when QU1 applied and how to sort it. 0
2013-02-04 Visual Studio 2012.2 changes 0
2013-01-31 My TFS session at Black Marble’s Tech Update is already out of date, there were announcements last night 0
2013-01-28 Fixing area permission issues when creating new teams in TFS 2012 after QU1 has been installed 0
2013-01-18 TF237111 errors when trying to add work items to the backlog after TFS 2012 QU1 is applied 0
2013-01-15 Incorrect IIS IP Bindings and TFS Server Url 0
2013-01-14 Experiences applying TFS 2012 QU1 and it subsequent hotfix 0
2012-12-04 Why can’t I create an environment using a running VM on my Lab Management system? 0
2012-11-27 TFS & Visual Studio 2012 Update 1 is available 0
2012-11-22 Did I delete the right lab? 0
2012-11-12 TF900546, can’t run Windows 8 App Store unit tests in a TFS build 0
2012-11-12 More thoughts on addressing TF900546 ‘Unable to load one or more of the requested types’ on TFS2012 3
2012-11-09 Change in the System.AssignedTo in TFS SOAP alerts with TFS 2012 0
2012-11-09 Cannot run coded ui test on a TFS lab due to lack of rights to the drops folder 0
2012-10-31 Team Foundation Service RTMs 0
2012-10-08 New video on unit testing in VS2012 and TFS 0
2012-10-05 More fun with creating TFS 2012 SC-VMM environments 0
2012-10-01 TFS Test Agent cannot connect to Test Controller – Part 2 0
2012-09-29 TFS Test Agent cannot connect to Test Controller gives ‘No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it 127.0.0.1:6910’ 0
2012-08-30 Type ‘InArgument(mtbwa:BuildSettings)’ of property ‘BuildSettings’ errors in TFS 2012 RTM builds 2
2012-08-24 Getting Typemock Isolator running within a TFS 2012 build – part 2 0
2012-08-20 Experiences upgrading our TFS2012RC to RTM 0
2012-08-16 Visual Studio 2012 RTM and the ALM Rangers SIM Ship best practice guidance 0
2012-08-09 TF900546 error on a TFS 2012 build 0
2012-08-04 Getting Typemock Isolator running within a TFS 2012 build 3
2012-07-30 Two problems editing TFS2012 build workflows with the same solution 2
2012-07-23 Problems I had to address when setting up TFS 2012 Lab Environments with existing Hyper-V VMs 0
2012-07-20 Getting TFS 2012 Agents to communicate cross domain 2
2012-07-17 _atomic_fetch_sub_4 error running VS2012RC after Office 2013 Customer Preview is installed 3
2012-07-12 TFS build service cannot connect to a TFS 2012 server - seeing EventID 206 MessageQueue in error log 1
2012-06-23 2012 Editions of TFS books are out 0
2012-06-13 Where did my Visual Studio 2010 link go from my Windows 8 desktop after I installed SSDT? 3
2012-06-12 TFSPreview.com no longer needs an invite code 0
2012-06-11 Cannot update local workspace in TFS 2012RC due to UAC 0
2012-06-07 TF215097 when running a build 0
2012-06-01 ALM Rangers sim-ship guidance with the VS11 RC 0
2012-05-28 On the panel at Tech.Days: Visual Studio 11 Online Event 0
2012-05-10 A fix for my failure to login to TFSpreview.com problems 2
2012-05-09 TFS Build error, 'Index (zero based) must be greater than or equal to zero and less than the size of the argument list” when building XAML projects 0
2012-05-05 More on using the VS11 fake library to fake out SharePoint 0
2012-04-24 My video on using Team Explorer Everywhere is published on Channel9 0
2012-04-16 Back from holiday to find my DDD Southwest session has been accepted 0
2012-03-27 Unit testing in VS11Beta and getting your tests to run on the new TFSPreview build service 0
2012-03-24 Problems editing TFS11 build templates in VS11Beta 0
2012-03-24 More thoughts on Typemock Isolator, Microsoft Fakes and Sharepoint 0
2012-03-23 Now that VS11 has a fake library do I still need Typemock Isolator to fake out SharePoint? 2
2012-03-13 Dropping build output to source control in TFS11 1
2012-03-09 Team Explorer Everywhere is now free 0
2012-03-05 Free webinar on Team Explorer Everywhere on the 19th of March 0
2012-03-01 Two Team Explorers in TEE 11 Beta – twice as good? 0
2012-02-29 A bit of an edge case – Using Git-TFS to get the best (or worst?) of both worlds 0
2012-02-29 ALM Rangers VS11 Beta Guidance 0
2012-02-29 Installing the TEE11 Beta as an upgrade to the plug-in in Eclipse 0
2012-02-24 More on new TFS 11 announcements 0
2012-02-23 TFS 11 and VS 11 Announcements 0
2012-02-16 You don’t need to keep that old TFS server to support older versions of Visual Studio 4
2012-02-16 Thanks to everyone who came to my session at NEBytes last night 0
2012-02-08 Speaking on the 15th Feb at the NE Bytes user group on “TFS for Everyone” 2
2012-02-07 Webinar on migration from VSS to TFS 0
2012-02-06 More Community TFS Build Extension Documentation 0
2012-02-04 Filtering in MDX Calculated Members 0
2012-02-02 My guest post on Microsoft Visual Studio UK Team Blog published 0
2012-02-02 Update released to fix issue for TFS 2010 with SQL Enterprise Page Compression 0
2012-01-31 Have you tried switching it on and off again? Go on be aggressive! 0
2012-01-25 New 1.3.0.0 release of the Community TFS Build Extensions for TFS 2010 0
2012-01-18 TF266026 error when a workflow will not start in a lab environment 0
2012-01-17 ‘Showing a modal dialog box or form when the application is not running in UserInteractive mode’ error upgraded to TFS build extensions 1.2.0.0 0
2012-01-17 Confused over the workflow to get an environment setup in TFS Lab Management? 0
2012-01-17 TF260073 incompatible architecture error when trying to deploy an environment in Lab Manager 0
2012-01-13 Getting a ‘File Download’ dialog when trying to view TFS build report in Eclipse 3.7 with TEE 0
2012-01-08 Problems finding XULRunner when running TEE11 CTP1 on Ubuntu and connecting to TFS Azure – a solution 0
2012-01-03 Radio TFS is back 0
2011-12-23 Moving Environments between TPCs when using TFS Lab Management 1
2011-12-23 Community TFS Build Extensions – December 2011 released 0
2011-12-22 Don’t need to go into work at all 0
2011-12-22 Windows update now includes Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1, so expect a slow shutdown when it applies 2
2011-12-21 Debugging CodedUi Tests when launching test as a different user 0
2011-12-16 When you try to run a test in MTM you get a dialog ‘Object reference not set to an instance of an object’ 0
2011-11-23 Working with Hyper-V, VLAN tags and TFS 2010 Lab Management 0
2011-11-21 Typemock Isolator 6.2 released–now with TFS2010 build support 0
2011-11-18 Access denied when running a command with InvokeProcess in a TFS team build 0
2011-10-26 No error detail when using VMPrep 0
2011-10-21 Speaking at a Black Marble event on TFS on Azure 0
2011-10-17 Using Nuget and TFS Build 2010 2
2011-10-03 Documentation for the PowerShell activity in the TFS Community Build Extensions published 0
2011-10-03 Seeing loads of ‘cannot load load assemblies’ errors when editing a TFS 2010 build process workflow 0
2011-09-29 Empty groups not being expanded in a combobox for a TFS work item 0
2011-09-27 Just posted VirtualPC activity documentation for TFS 2010 Community Build Extensions 0
2011-09-24 More documentation for the TFS 2010 community build extensions 0
2011-09-23 New Release of the Community TFS 2010 Build Extensions 2
2011-09-21 Stupid gotchas on a SQL 2008 Reporting Services are why I cannot see the Report Builder Button 0
2011-09-19 Another ALM/TFS focused blogger at Black Marble 0
2011-09-17 What to do when your TFS build agent says it is ready, but the icon says it is not 0
2011-09-14 TFS on Windows Azure preview announced at Build 0
2011-09-14 Why can’t I see my custom work item types in Team Explorer? 0
2011-09-12 ‘Expected to find an element’ error when running VS2010 Database unit tests 0
2011-08-25 Problem setting an email alert for the TFS 2010 Power Tools backup 0
2011-08-24 TF80070 when loading a team query in MS Project 0
2011-08-20 New release of TFS 2010 Power Tools 0
2011-08-19 New TFS 2010 Community TFS Build Extension documentation – nUnit 1
2011-08-18 New TFS 2010 Community TFS Build Extension documentation – TFSVersion 0
2011-08-18 Where has my mouse cursor done? Unable to record a video in Microsoft Test Manager 0
2011-08-16 More on using the StyleCop TFS 2010 Build Activity– handling settings files 0
2011-08-09 Do you find editing TFS Build Process Templates slow? 0
2011-08-03 Where do I find the product key for Team Explorer Everywhere? 0
2011-08-02 Linking a TFS work item to a specific version of a document in SharePoint 0
2011-07-26 More tips and tricks using my Typemock custom build activity with TFS 2010 build 0
2011-07-25 More on running multiple TFS build controllers on a single VM 0
2011-07-18 Solution to ‘Missing requirement: Shared profile 1.0.0.1308118925849’ error when installation TEE SP1 on Eclipse Indigo 6
2011-07-08 Workaround to connect to a TFS Lab Environment from outside a TMG firewall 1
2011-07-05 TF30162: Task "BuildTask" from Group "Build" failed – when creating a team project 0
2011-06-27 Todays ISV event at Microsoft UK 0
2011-06-23 Microsoft UK Techdays video’s available 0
2011-06-22 Speaking at Microsoft UK next week 0
2011-06-20 More from the ALM Rangers - Lab Management Guide 0
2011-06-20 TFS 2010 SP1 Cumulative Update 1 0
2011-06-19 ALM Ranger’s Build Customization Guidance has shipped 0
2011-06-03 Using VSTO to access TFS 0
2011-06-01 Cannot connect to a Lab Management Environment using the MTM Environment Viewer 0
2011-05-27 Recording Silverlight actions on Microsoft Test Manager 2
2011-05-18 TFS vNext video from Teched up on Channel9 0
2011-05-13 Speaking at Microsoft’s “Application Lifecycle Management for Independent Software Vendors” 0
2011-05-06 Cross domain usage of TFS Integration Platform 0
2011-05-05 Our WP7 TFS Phone Explorer has won first prize in the Red Gate WP7 competition 0
2011-05-05 Free webcast of Architecture and Installation of TFS 2010 0
2011-05-05 Creating a TFS Team Project Collection using Powershell 0
2011-05-04 Problems and workaround for the EMC Scrum for Team System Process Template 2
2011-04-27 How to use the TFS 2010 Community StyleCop Build Actvity (Addendum) 0
2011-04-27 Professional Foundation Server 2010 0
2011-04-22 How to use the TFS 2010 Community StyleCop Build Activity 0
2011-04-20 Now I have three TFS build instances on my VM 0
2011-04-19 Release of Black Marble’s WP7 TFS Phone Explorer 1
2011-04-15 TF30162: Task "UploadStructure" from Group "Classification" failed 0
2011-04-14 TF255115 Access Denied when starting TFSAgent Service 0
2011-04-10 New home for my Techdays video on Lab Management from last year 0
2011-04-06 Doing a webcast for Microsoft next week ‘Lab Management and Automated Build’ 0
2011-04-04 Why can’t I see my TFS reports? 1
2011-03-30 How to waste time with Lab Management – Missing the obvious that MTM points to a Team Project 0
2011-03-19 A slow experience installing VS2010 SP1, but worth it in the end 0
2011-03-10 Speaking on VS 2010 ALM and Testing at events in Belfast and Dublin 0
2011-03-09 Install order guidance for VS2010 SP1 0
2011-03-09 Fixed numerous issues with VS2008 using a /resetskippkgs 0
2011-03-08 A day of new releases and announcements in Visual Studio 2010 land 0
2011-03-04 What to do with project dependencies? 0
2011-03-04 The March 2011 version of the TFS Power Tools have been released 0
2011-03-04 Mocking out calls in unit tests to a TFS Server using Typemock 0
2011-02-28 Alpha release of TFS 2010 Build Extensions 0
2011-02-19 TF30040 error when attaching a team project collection 0
2011-02-09 My experiences getting started with writing custom adaptors for TFS Integration Platform 0
2011-02-04 Renaming branches in TFS2010 0
2011-01-28 Follow up to yesterdays events on ‘enabling agile development with cool tools’ 0
2011-01-20 Preparing for my session next week on ‘enabling agile development with cool tools’ 0
2011-01-06 TF215097 error when using a custom build activity 0
2010-11-16 Adding a Visual Basic 6 project to a TFS 2010 Build 0
2010-11-12 You can’t edit a TFS 2010 build workflow template with just Team Explorer installed 0
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2010-10-25 Common confusion I have seen with Visual Studio 2010 Lab Management 0
2010-10-15 ALM Rangers ship SCOM Management pack for TFS2010 0
2010-09-13 Experiences running multiple instances of 2010 build service on a single VM 0
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2010-08-26 Don’t hardcode that build option 0
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2010-08-13 Visual Studio 2010 Lab Management released announced 0
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2010-07-03 Survey on what you think of the Visual Studio web site 0
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2010-06-25 Professional Scrum Developer with TFS course in the UK 1
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2010-06-15 All set for Olso – Off to NDC 2010 0
2010-06-11 Video of my Microsoft Techdays session on Lab Management 0
2010-06-10 How little do you have to do to run a VS/TFS2008 build on a TFS2010 server? 0
2010-06-09 TF31002: Altering the URL that your TFS 2010 Web Client uses to talk to the AT 2
2010-06-05 Today’s DDD South West 0
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2010-05-17 Looking for a good overview of Visual Studio 2010 and ALM? 0
2010-05-17 Notes from our TFS 2010 upgrade 0
2010-05-13 TF237195 error when creating a new team project 0
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2010-05-04 TF246064 upgrading TFS 2010RC to RTM 0
2010-04-16 Speaking at Developer Day South West 0
2010-04-15 Todays #UKTechDays Leeds Fringe event 0
2010-04-15 Video of MVP at Microsoft Techdays events 0
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2010-04-13 Goodbye Team System hello Visual Studio ALM 0
2010-04-12 Down in London for TechDays 1
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2010-04-01 Experiences upgrading to Lab Manager 2010 RC 0
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2010-03-29 TF30046 Error when trying to create new team project collection using an existing empty DB 0
2010-03-27 Mixed mode assembly is built against version 'v2.0.50727' error using .NET 4 Development Web Server 0
2010-03-25 TFS 2010 Database Label not use for Team Project Collection DBs 0
2010-03-25 Announcing Typemock TMockRunner Custom Activity for Team Build 2010 0
2010-03-24 TF254024 error when upgrading TFS 2010 Beta2 to RC 0
2010-03-18 VHD boot and c00002e2 Errors 0
2010-03-18 NEBytes last night 0
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2010-03-15 Cannot access TFS over HTTPS after upgrade from 2010 Beta 2 to RC 0
2010-03-08 Lessons learnt building a custom activity to run Typemock Isolator in VS2010 Team Build 2
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2010-03-02 The importance of using parameters in vs2010 build workflows 0
2010-03-01 Do you use a Symbol Server? 0
2010-02-26 Speaking at QCon on TFS and Java Integration 0
2010-02-23 Logging results from InvokeProcess in a VS2010 Team Build 0
2010-02-22 MTLM becomes MTM 0
2010-02-22 So where have I been all week? 0
2010-02-22 Speaking in Edinburgh on VS2010 and ALM 1
2010-02-05 At last, my creature it lives…….. 0
2010-02-04 ASPNETCOMPILER: error 1003 with TFS2010 Team build 0
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2010-01-27 So you want to demo VS2010 Lab Manager……. 0
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2009-12-18 Making a TFS2010 Beta2 server use SSL Ports 0
2009-12-01 A busy week of presenting 0
2009-11-03 Notes on TFS2010 Beta1 to Beta 2 Upgrade 2
2009-10-21 TF53010 error and no TFS Warehouse updates after a SQL migrate 0
2009-10-19 Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 release and a new licensing model 0
2009-10-18 I'm off to Ireland this week 2
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2009-10-04 TFS for the small team 0
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2009-09-09 New free tools to help manager or TFS based projects from Telerik 0
2009-09-02 TF250020 error creating new Team Projects 0
2009-08-28 Epicenter follow up 0
2009-08-12 Slides from yesterdays presentation at VBUG 0
2009-08-04 Expression Suite Version 3 and Source Control 0
2009-07-21 Visual Studio 2008 connecting to TFS 2010 0
2009-07-12 Video recording gotta for VS2010 Test Runner 0
2009-07-07 And eScrum is no more 0
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2009-06-29 .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 issue on Windows SharePoint Services v2.0 0
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2009-05-27 The setup story for TFS 2010 0
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2009-05-18 Visual Studio Team System 2010 Beta 1 has shipped 0
2009-05-01 Testing access attributes on the Microsoft MVC framework 0
2009-04-21 Speaking in Newcastle tomorrow 0
2009-04-15 Team Build, Code Coverage and MVC 0
2009-04-10 Holiday is when you catch up….. 1
2009-04-07 Visual Studio 2008 DBPRO GDR QFE (wow loads of TLAs there) 0
2009-03-25 Speaking on Visual Studio Team System Database Edition GDR 0
2009-03-22 Visual Studio 2008 Database Edition GDR release - Createdeployment 0
2009-03-20 Do you need work item hierarchy in TFS? (Part 2) 0
2009-02-25 Do you need work item hierarchy in TFS? 0
2009-01-29 Old assemblies appearing in the _PublishedWebsites directory with Team Build 1
2009-01-28 PostBuild events not running on TFS Team Build 0
2009-01-28 Writing a webpart to work inside and outside Sharepoint when talking to WCF 0
2008-12-23 Running TypeMock based test in Team Build 0
2008-12-22 My problems with Live Messenger inside Visual Studio are fixed. 3
2008-12-22 Update on using StyleCop in TFS Team Build 0
2008-12-22 MSB3155 errors in Team build when publishing to click once 0
2008-12-22 Should my TFS Build Server be 32bit or 64bit? 0
2008-12-22 Getting MSB6006 errors for MSTest under TFS Team Build 2008 1
2008-12-19 TFS TeamBuild and Sharepoint WSP deployment (and any post build events for that matter) 0
2008-11-09 TFS Power Toys 0
2008-11-05 My VBug conference session on TFS 0
2008-11-01 Team System Database GDR Edition RTM Released 0
2008-10-28 VSTS 2010 at the PDC 0
2008-10-24 TF53010 & TF213000 unable to load 0
2008-10-24 TF220050 error in TFS install 0
2008-10-16 TFS Iterations not appearing in IterationPath 0
2008-10-16 TFS 2008 SP1 resets service accounts 0
2008-10-03 The October Power Tools Release 0
2008-09-30 'Datadude' merged with Team Developer 0
2008-09-23 So what will we need to run 'Rosario'? 0
2008-09-18 Blend and Source control 0
2008-09-16 Not enough people locally for a TFS user group? 0
2008-09-06 Upgrading Team Foundation Server 2008 with SP1 4
2008-08-21 Speaking on Team System in Coventry 0
2008-08-21 eScrum 1,1 available 2
2008-08-07 Moving the document store in TFS 0
2008-07-18 Running Fitnesse.NET tests using MSTest 6
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2008-07-06 Bug tracking with TFS 0
2008-07-02 Wow I'm an MVP 4
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2008-06-12 TFS Build server and running MSTest - directory creation error 0
2008-06-03 New CTP Release for VS2008 Database Edition 0
2008-05-13 New TFS stuff that has just been published 0
2008-05-11 Developer Day Scotland 1
2008-05-09 Fixed Sprint Burndown chart for eScrum on TFS 2008 0
2008-05-09 Registry Access Errors with the TFS API 0
2008-04-29 I want a TFS 64bit API 0
2008-04-07 Community Launch Events 0
2008-03-11 CruiseControl & MSTest from Visual Studio 2008 1
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2008-03-03 March 2008 meeting of the Yorkshire Extreme Programming Club 0
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2008-01-13 CCNet WebDashboard getting assembly does not allow partially trusted callers exception 3
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2008-01-02 Getting Team Foundation Server to use a remote 64Bit SharePoint 2007 farm. 0
2008-01-02 TFS Build Agent on Team Foundation Workgroup Edition 0
2007-12-27 TFS 2008 Media on MSDN 0
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2008-11-10 Tech Ed 2008 EMEA IT - Day 5 and home time 0
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2007-12-03 Project Partner Day 0
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2009-02-19 Windows 7 on the Dell Mini 9 with only the 8Gb SSD 1
2008-11-10 Windows 7 on the Dell Mini 9 0
2008-10-17 Vista on Dell Mini 9: Using junctions to move files off the SSD 0
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2008-10-14 Vista on the Dell Mini 9: Redux 2
2008-10-14 Getting Vista on the Dell Mini 9 0
2008-09-30 Dell Mini 9: A Day In The Life 0
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2014-02-05 Using the Dell Venue 8 Pro Stylus 0
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2012-09-22 Speaking at Designing Beautiful Windows Apps in Dublin 0

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2017-03-02 Setting Enroll Permissions on ADCS Certificate Template using DSC 0

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2013-08-13 Editing Windows Server 2012 Group Policies for Direct Access with Windows 8.1 Enterprise Preview 0

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2015-06-30 Speaking at Leeds DevOps on the 21st of July 0
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2008-11-10 Tech Ed 2008 EMEA IT - Day 5 and home time 0
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2009-02-08 Achieving HDMI audio output with ATI hardware on Windows 7 (and Vista) 0

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2008-08-01 Configuring ActiveSync on Windows Mobile for Exchange Push 0
2008-07-22 Life with a Diamond: nearly two weeks on 0
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2013-11-05 Dealing with AD sync issues in an Azure hybrid deployment 0
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2017-03-02 Define Once, Deploy Everywhere (Sort of...) 0
2016-04-08 Notes from the field: Using Hyper-V Nat Switch in Windows 10 0
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2013-03-05 Fixing Lab Manager environments with brute force 0
2013-03-05 Things to remember when building virtual machines for a lab manager environment 0
2013-03-04 Notes from the field on our SCVMM/Lab Manager environment upgrade 0
2012-06-18 A Virtual Ice Cream Sandwich: Android 4 x86 in a Hyper-V VM 0
2012-02-29 IT Camp Leeds Roundup 0
2010-12-06 Server Core, Hyper-V and VLANs: An Odyssey 0
2010-04-30 Unable to remote control Hyper-V VM after installing SharePoint 2010 on Windows 7 3
2008-12-02 Managing Remote Hyper-V Servers From Windows 7 0
2008-08-14 Netware 6.5 on Hyper-V 0

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2013-02-06 Imagine Cup NE Hackathon 2
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2013-02-04 Tales from last weekend’s Imagine Cup North East Hackathon 0
2013-01-27 Looking forward to the Imagine Cup Hackathon 0
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2008-09-02 Browsers are like buses 0
2008-03-18 Insightful 0
2008-03-06 Searching SharePoint through an IE8 Activity 0
2008-03-05 IE8 Rapid Fire Site Test 0
2008-03-05 Internet Explorer 8... 0

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2017-03-02 Define Once, Deploy Everywhere (Sort of...) 0
2016-03-17 Unblocking a stuck Lab Manager Environment (the hard way) 0
2014-06-08 Our TFS Lab Management Infrastructure 0
2014-03-20 Migrating to SCVMM 2012 R2 in a TFS Lab Scenario 0
2013-10-10 Unexpectedly now doing a session at DDD North 2013 0
2013-09-29 Building environments for Lab Manager: Why bare metal scripting fails 0
2013-05-08 Speaking at NEBytes about TFS 2012 Lab and SCVMM 2012 1
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2017-03-02 Define Once, Deploy Everywhere (Sort of...) 0

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2014-06-08 Adding USB 3 to my Lenovo X220 Tablet 0
2012-05-27 Tweaking my Lenovo x220 Tablet and running Windows 8 1

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2009-02-08 Achieving HDMI audio output with ATI hardware on Windows 7 (and Vista) 0

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2010-01-11 Solve ‘pending reboot’ setup show stopper for CRM 4 Client (with Update Rollup 7) 0

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2007-11-02 Channel 9 Interview with Robby Ingebretsen 0
2007-09-15 TV Mashup 0
2007-09-13 Mix:UK 07 Round-up 0
2007-09-12 MIX 07 Day 2 0
2007-09-12 End of the first day @ Mix07 UK 0
2007-09-11 In the Mix 0
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2007-09-07 It's conference season 0

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2008-03-05 Internet Explorer 8... 0

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2014-02-08 Speaking at NEBytes on February 19th 0
2013-05-08 Speaking at NEBytes about TFS 2012 Lab and SCVMM 2012 1
2011-02-15 Demonstrating Avviso at NEBytes on 23rd February 2011 0
2010-11-02 Speaking at NeBytes in November on SharePoint for Content Publishing 0

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2008-10-17 Vista on Dell Mini 9: Using junctions to move files off the SSD 0
2008-10-17 Vista on the Dell Mini 9: Installing applications on an SD card 0
2008-10-14 Vista on the Dell Mini 9: Redux 2
2008-10-14 Getting Vista on the Dell Mini 9 0
2008-10-07 First thoughts on the Acer Aspire One 0
2008-09-30 Dell Mini 9: A Day In The Life 0
2008-09-29 First thoughts on the Dell Mini 9 0

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2008-08-14 Netware 6.5 on Hyper-V 0

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2013-03-05 Fixing a dodgy proximity sensor on my Nokia Lumia 920 1

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2008-08-14 Netware 6.5 on Hyper-V 0

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2011-01-24 Black Marble’s Annual Technical Update for Microsoft Technologies 0
2010-01-28 Tech Update Wows the Crowd 0
2010-01-11 Twitter clients: Twinbox and Tweetz 0
2010-01-11 Solve ‘pending reboot’ setup show stopper for CRM 4 Client (with Update Rollup 7) 0
2010-01-04 New Year … More Free Events 0
2009-10-29 Find out what went down in Vegas … 0
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2014-03-07 Gary Lapointe to the rescue: Using his Office 365 powershell tools to recover from a corrupted masterpage 0

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2009-11-13 Places to eat in Berlin: Grenander 1
2009-11-13 Places to eat in Berlin: Mola 0
2009-11-13 Places to eat in Berlin: La Sepia 0
2009-11-13 Places to eat in Berlin: Coa 0
2009-06-26 Places to eat on the South Bank in London 0
2009-06-07 Places to eat in Seattle: Etta’s Seafood 0
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2017-03-02 Setting Enroll Permissions on ADCS Certificate Template using DSC 0
2016-07-08 Life gets better in Visual Studio Code for PowerShell 2
2016-06-21 Using Visual Studio Code to develop VSTS Build Tasks with PowerShell and Pester tests 0
2016-02-21 Running Pester PowerShell tests in the VSTS hosted build service 0
2015-08-21 Using Release Management vNext templates when you don’t want to use DSC scripts – A better script 0
2015-07-25 Lessons learnt using simple PowerShell scripts with vNext Release Management 1
2015-07-07 Cannot run Pester unit tests in Visual Studio but they work Ok from the command prompt 0
2015-06-18 Using Release Management vNext templates when you don’t want to use DSC scripts 2
2014-10-20 Getting Release Management to fail a release when using a custom PowerShell component 2
2014-10-18 ALM Ranger’s release DevOps Guidance for PowerShell DSC – perfectly timed for DDDNorth 3
2014-09-08 PowerShell Summit Europe 2014 1
2014-08-22 Listing all the PBIs that have no acceptance criteria 0
2014-03-09 Creating Azure Virtual Networks using Powershell and XML Part 4: Local networks and site-site connectivity 0
2014-03-07 Gary Lapointe to the rescue: Using his Office 365 powershell tools to recover from a corrupted masterpage 0
2014-03-04 Creating Azure Virtual Networks using Powershell and XML Part 3: Powershell functions for deletion 0
2014-03-04 Creating Azure Virtual Networks using Powershell and XML Part 2: Powershell functions 0
2014-03-03 Creating Azure Virtual Networks using Powershell and XML 0
2013-01-31 Renewing a Developer Licence on Windows 8/RT 53
2011-10-03 Documentation for the PowerShell activity in the TFS Community Build Extensions published 0
2011-05-05 Creating a TFS Team Project Collection using Powershell 0
2011-04-04 Content Types programmatically added to SharePoint libraries not appearing on New menu 0
2010-11-19 Powershell to find missing features in SharePoint 2010 0
2010-07-29 Powershell script to rename files for use as SharePoint 2010 User Profile thumbnails 0
2008-09-10 Signing Powershell scripts with a Thawte code signing certificate 0
2007-12-09 Powershell and SourceSafe 0
2007-12-08 Using Powershell to remind users of checked out files from TFS 0

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2008-08-01 Unable to access My Tasks in Project Web Access 0
2008-03-05 IE8 Rapid Fire Site Test 0
2007-12-04 EMEA Project Conference: Keynote Thoughts 0
2007-12-03 Project Partner Day 0
2007-12-03 EMEA Project Conference - Madrid 0

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2009-05-27 SharePoint Service Pack 2 Pains 3
2008-08-01 Unable to access My Tasks in Project Web Access 0
2007-12-04 EMEA Project Conference: Keynote Thoughts 0
2007-12-03 Project Partner Day 0
2007-12-03 EMEA Project Conference - Madrid 0

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2017-05-19 Test-SPContentDatabase False Positive 0
2016-07-04 SharePoint Crawl Rules Appears to Ignore Some URL Protocols 1
2014-08-15 Configuring SharePoint 2013 Apps and Multiple Web Applications on SSL with a Single IP Address 1
2014-07-17 SharePoint 2013: Creating Managed Metadata Columns that allow Fill-In Choices 0
2014-07-01 Safely modify SharePoint 2013 Web.Config files using PowerShell 0
2014-06-30 Workflow Manager 1.0 doesn't successfully install on Windows Server 2012 R2 unless VC Redist 11.0 or 12.0 already present 0
2014-02-28 Declaratively create Composed Looks in SharePoint 2013 with elements.xml 0
2014-02-08 Speaking at NEBytes on February 19th 0
2014-02-03 Six tips when deploying SharePoint 2013 masterpages, page layouts and display templates 0
2013-07-05 SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview and SQL Server 20143 CTP1 0
2013-01-14 User profile service failures caused by Distributed Cache on SharePoint 2013 0
2012-11-23 Setting SharePoint 2013 User Profile Service Application Permissions Using PowerShell 0
2012-10-30 SharePoint 2013 MySite Newsfeed displays "There was a problem retrieving the latest activity. Please try again later" 5

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2012-01-16 Living with the Nokia Lumia 800 3
2008-08-01 Configuring ActiveSync on Windows Mobile for Exchange Push 0
2008-08-01 SharePoint Website Schematic 0
2008-07-22 Life with a Diamond: nearly two weeks on 0
2008-07-14 Touch Diamond Battery Life 0
2008-07-12 blogging on the move: redux 0
2008-07-12 My Orange Diamond is... err... black 0
2008-07-11 HTC Touch Diamond on Orange 1
2008-06-13 Catching Up 0
2008-04-29 Blogging On The Move 0
2008-02-11 The XPERIA X1 - A Windows Mobile device that I could really get excited over 0

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2015-11-01 Useful links from The ART of Modern Azure Deployments 0
2015-08-23 Speaking at CloudBurst in September 0
2015-01-27 My Future Decoded session is now online 0
2015-01-27 Speaking at Techorama 2015 0
2015-01-20 Want to know what’s going on? Come to the Black Marble Tech Update 0
2015-01-20 Why you should attend a Microsoft IT Camp 0
2015-01-20 Speaking at SQLBits 2015 0
2015-01-20 Get informed with TechDays Online 2015 0
2014-11-06 Speaking on DevOps at Future Decoded 0
2014-03-26 Getting ready for Global Windows Azure Bootcamp 2 0
2014-02-08 Speaking at NEBytes on February 19th 0
2013-10-26 Speaking at UK Tech.Days Online 2013 0
2013-10-10 Unexpectedly now doing a session at DDD North 2013 0
2013-10-08 Grok talking at DDDNorth 2013 1
2013-09-29 Being allowed out in public: Forthcoming events 0
2013-09-25 Links from presentation on Server 2012 R2 0
2013-05-14 Tech Update for Public Sector 0
2013-05-08 Speaking at NEBytes about TFS 2012 Lab and SCVMM 2012 1
2013-02-05 Notes from the North East: Imagine Cup Hackathon 2012 0
2013-01-14 Upcoming presentations 0
2012-10-22 Many upcoming speaking engagements 0
2012-09-22 Speaking at Designing Beautiful Windows Apps in Dublin 0
2012-02-29 My Boss has brought his iPad! Consumer devices in corporate networks 0
2012-02-29 IT Camp Leeds Roundup 0
2012-02-24 Hands-on Microsoft IT Camps–we’ll be there and you should too! 0
2011-02-15 Demonstrating Avviso at NEBytes on 23rd February 2011 0
2010-11-02 Speaking at NeBytes in November on SharePoint for Content Publishing 0

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2014-07-26 A week with the Surface Pro 3 0
2013-10-08 Miracast with Surface Pro, Windows 8.1 release and Netgear Push2TV 0
2013-10-06 Take care installing firmware updates on your Surface Pro if it’s bitlocker encrypted 0
2013-08-13 Installing Windows 8.1 Enterprise on Surface Pro 0

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Date Title Comments
2017-03-23 Deploying Visual Studio 2017 Using Configuration Manager 3
2015-11-26 Deploying FileZilla with Configuration Manager 2012 R2 0
2015-09-14 DPM 2012 R2 UR7 Known Issue 0
2014-07-17 Automating TFS Build Server deployment with SCVMM and PowerShell 0
2014-06-08 Our TFS Lab Management Infrastructure 0
2014-03-20 Migrating to SCVMM 2012 R2 in a TFS Lab Scenario 0
2013-11-29 Upgrading Data Protection Manager from 2012 SP1 to 2012 R2 0
2013-09-25 Links from presentation on Server 2012 R2 0
2013-05-08 Speaking at NEBytes about TFS 2012 Lab and SCVMM 2012 1
2013-03-05 Fixing Lab Manager environments with brute force 0
2013-03-05 Things to remember when building virtual machines for a lab manager environment 0
2013-03-04 Notes from the field on our SCVMM/Lab Manager environment upgrade 0
2013-02-18 More UK TechDays on Windows 8 and System Center 2012 0
2013-01-27 More UK TechDays on System Center 2012 and Windows 8 0

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2014-01-26 Living with the Dell Venue 8 Pro 0
2013-07-08 The Acer Iconia W3: An object lesson in how NOT to design a tablet 0
2011-12-14 Fujitsu Stylistic Q550: A Tablet for the Enterprise 0

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2014-07-17 Automating TFS Build Server deployment with SCVMM and PowerShell 0
2014-06-08 Our TFS Lab Management Infrastructure 0
2013-03-05 Fixing Lab Manager environments with brute force 0
2013-03-05 Things to remember when building virtual machines for a lab manager environment 0
2013-01-13 TFS 2012 Update 1 Hotfix 0
2012-06-07 Publishing Windows Azure Websites with TFS 12
2012-02-19 Imagine Cup NE 0
2011-01-24 CommunicationObjectFaultedException after checking an Azure project in to TFS 0

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2008-11-06 Tech Ed EMEA IT: Day 4 - Guru Central 0
2008-11-06 Tech Ed EMEA IT: Day 3 - Steve Riley 0
2008-11-05 Tech Ed EMEA IT: Day 3 - Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualisation (MED-V) 0
2008-11-05 Tech Ed EMEA IT: Day 3 - Server 2008 R2 0
2008-11-04 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 2 - Threat Management Gateway 0
2008-11-04 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 2 - Windows 7 Feature Preview 0
2008-11-03 Tech Ed EMEA IT 2008: Day 1 - Keynote 0
2008-11-03 Tech ED EMEA IT: Day 1 - Waiting for the Keynote 0
2008-11-03 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 1 0
2008-11-02 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 0 - Greetings from Barcelona 0

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2009-11-12 TechEd 2009: Finding technical content 0
2009-11-09 TechEd Europe has real Coke 0
2009-11-09 Ich bin ein Berliner 0

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Date Title Comments
2014-07-17 Automating TFS Build Server deployment with SCVMM and PowerShell 0
2014-06-08 Our TFS Lab Management Infrastructure 0
2013-07-11 TFS 2012 Build Code Coverage – Filtering unwanted assemblies / test assemblies. 52
2013-03-05 Things to remember when building virtual machines for a lab manager environment 0
2012-06-07 Publishing Windows Azure Websites with TFS 12
2012-02-19 Imagine Cup NE 0
2012-01-26 Black Marble Events–now Online! 0
2011-05-10 Connected Development–Another great Northern Event! 0
2011-01-24 CommunicationObjectFaultedException after checking an Azure project in to TFS 0

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2011-01-26 Errors with TMG + Exchange Edge Connector + FPE resulting in rejected emails 1
2010-11-17 Live Messenger behind TMG cannot log in (error 80072f7d) 5

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Date Title Comments
2014-07-08 Publishing ADFS using Web Application Proxy behind TMG 0
2011-01-26 Errors with TMG + Exchange Edge Connector + FPE resulting in rejected emails 1
2010-11-17 Live Messenger behind TMG cannot log in (error 80072f7d) 5

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2010-01-11 Twitter clients: Twinbox and Tweetz 0
2009-06-26 Joining in the background noise: I am now on Twitter 1

RSSVBUG (2)

Date Title Comments
2009-06-16 Speaking at VBUG Newcastle in July 0
2008-10-30 VBUG Newcastle: Introducing OpenXML with Craig Murphy – Wednesday 29th October 2008 0

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2013-10-15 Generation 2 Virtual Machines on Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2 plus other nice new features 0
2012-02-29 IT Camp Leeds Roundup 0
2010-12-06 Server Core, Hyper-V and VLANs: An Odyssey 0
2009-05-26 Creating a new Virtual PC using the Virtual Windows XP Base Disk 0
2008-11-05 Tech Ed EMEA IT: Day 3 - Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualisation (MED-V) 0
2008-08-14 Netware 6.5 on Hyper-V 0

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2017-05-23 Book Review: Windows Virus and Malware Troubleshooting by Andrew Bettany and Mike Halsey 0
2017-05-08 o7 is back in Store 0
2016-09-18 Offline Domain Join with Direct Access 0
2016-09-15 DPM Protection for Windows 10 Anniversary Edition 0
2016-04-08 Notes from the field: Using Hyper-V Nat Switch in Windows 10 0
2016-03-10 Steps Required to Configure WSUS to Distribute Windows 10 Version 1511 Upgrade 0
2016-01-18 NDC London 2016 (Post 5 Raspberry PI, Fez Cream and Windows 10) 0
2016-01-18 NDC London 2016 (Post 3 IOT Security ) 0
2016-01-18 NDC London 2016 (Post 2 Books on IOT ) 0
2016-01-18 NDC London 2016 (Post 1 thanks) 0
2015-11-13 Installing Windows 10 RSAT Tools on EN-GB Media-Installed Systems 1
2015-08-02 Few issues a few days on with my Windows 10 upgrade 0
2015-07-30 Upgrade from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 on my Lenovo W520 0
2015-01-23 Windows 10 Update2 is Here (build 9926) 0
2015-01-11 Living with Windows 10 and a Surface Pro 3 0

RSSWindows 7 (32)

Date Title Comments
2017-05-23 Book Review: Windows Virus and Malware Troubleshooting by Andrew Bettany and Mike Halsey 0
2012-01-26 Black Marble Events–now Online! 0
2011-11-19 More experiences upgrading my Media Center to receive Freeview HD 0
2011-09-14 Bitlocker keeps asking for my recovery key after a change in my disk’s MBR 0
2010-05-01 Solving a mystery: Windows 7 games won’t work on HP TouchSmart TX2 1
2010-04-30 Unable to remote control Hyper-V VM after installing SharePoint 2010 on Windows 7 3
2010-03-18 VHD boot and c00002e2 Errors 0
2010-01-28 Tech Update Wows the Crowd 0
2010-01-11 Twitter clients: Twinbox and Tweetz 0
2010-01-04 New Year … More Free Events 0
2009-09-17 Windows 7 Boot from VHD 2
2009-08-31 And another nice feature for Windows 7 0
2009-08-31 Update on Media Center on Windows 7 0
2009-08-15 Red button works in the BBC Interactive 0
2009-08-14 Upgrading my Media Center to Windows 7 0
2009-05-26 Creating a new Virtual PC using the Virtual Windows XP Base Disk 0
2009-05-06 Updating Windows 7 Beta to RC 1
2009-05-01 VSTO application installation gives “The required version of the .NET Framework is not installed on this computer.” 2
2009-04-25 Licensing exception with Ivonna the Typemock add-in (and any other add-ins I suspect) 0
2009-04-23 Don’t forget … Series of Great Free Events starts next week! 0
2009-03-31 Install System Center Capacity Planner 2007 on Windows 7 0
2009-03-19 Error 1722 when installing MVC 1.0 0
2009-02-20 Windows 7 on the 8Gb SSD Mini 9: Redux 0
2009-02-19 Windows 7 on the Dell Mini 9 with only the 8Gb SSD 1
2009-02-08 Achieving HDMI audio output with ATI hardware on Windows 7 (and Vista) 0
2009-02-07 Windows 7: Attempting to install to VHD – an odyssey 2
2009-01-24 Problem hosting WCF using Cassini on Windows 7 3
2009-01-19 Installing an MSI on Windows 7 fails after 16th January 2009 0
2009-01-12 First thoughts on Windows 7 Beta 0
2008-12-02 Managing Remote Hyper-V Servers From Windows 7 0
2008-11-10 Windows 7 on the Dell Mini 9 0
2008-11-04 TechEd EMEA IT: Day 2 - Windows 7 Feature Preview 0

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Date Title Comments
2015-01-31 Fix for cannot run Windows 8.1 units test on a TFS 2013 Build Agent 0
2014-10-07 Version stamping Windows 8 Store App manifests in TFS build 0
2014-04-09 Windows 8.1 update 1 _KB2919355 Error: 0x80070070 0
2014-04-03 Build Day One Recap and Analysis 0
2014-01-07 Tech Update 0
2013-11-27 Fix for 0xc00d36b4 error when play MP4 videos on a Surface 2 0
2013-11-15 Windows Store App Notifications, the Notification Hub and Background tasks 2
2013-11-05 ‘Upgrading’ my Lenovo W520 to Windows 8.1 0
2013-10-22 Changes in Skydrive access on Windows 8.1 0
2013-10-19 Upgrading Windows 8 Media Center to 8.1 0
2013-08-31 Installing .Net 3.5 onto Windows 8 and 8.1 using DISM 0
2013-06-03 Lenovo W520 problems with Wifi and Windows 8 1
2013-03-12 Windows 8 Developer Rewards (free phones,games) 0
2013-02-18 More UK TechDays on Windows 8 and System Center 2012 0
2013-01-31 Renewing a Developer Licence on Windows 8/RT 53
2013-01-27 More UK TechDays on System Center 2012 and Windows 8 0
2013-01-23 My session today at Modern Jago 0
2013-01-21 Hilo : Developing an End-to-End Windows Store app using C++ and XAML 0
2013-01-15 Windows 8 Store Certification 2.2 Update 0
2013-01-09 Windows Azure Websites, Web API and SignalR 9
2012-12-12 Fabulous Response to our Very Special Christmas Greeting! 0
2012-10-23 Moving to an SSD on Lenovo W520 7
2012-10-03 Windows 8 Essential Developer Tools 0
2012-10-03 Developer Quick Guide (101) to Using Windows 8 0
2012-09-22 Speaking at Designing Beautiful Windows Apps in Dublin 0
2012-09-05 Back Online 0
2012-09-03 Update on my experiences with Lenovo W520 Drivers and Windows 8 0
2012-08-16 A move to Windows 8 RTM (and VS2012 RTM), not too painful 2
2012-07-31 Audio problem on Windows 8 RP and Lenovo W520 with Lync 2013 0
2012-06-20 Windows Azure Training Kit–June 2012 Release 0
2012-06-13 Where did my Visual Studio 2010 link go from my Windows 8 desktop after I installed SSDT? 3
2012-06-07 Windows Azure Tools 0
2012-06-07 Drivers needed on my Lenovo W520 with Windows 8 RP 2
2012-06-01 Windows 8 RP and my Lenovo W520 5
2012-05-29 Solution to “We couldn't get your developer Licence for Windows 8 Consumer Preview” on Win8 Server beta 0
2012-05-27 Tweaking my Lenovo x220 Tablet and running Windows 8 1
2012-05-13 Interested in Windows 8 Development? 0
2011-11-08 Deploying Windows Azure Toolkit For Windows 8 Notification Service to the Cloud 0
2011-09-27 Can we Build-IT? 0
2011-09-27 Upcoming Black Marble event on Windows 8 1
2011-09-14 Bitlocker keeps asking for my recovery key after a change in my disk’s MBR 0

RSSWindows 8.1 (7)

Date Title Comments
2017-05-23 Book Review: Windows Virus and Malware Troubleshooting by Andrew Bettany and Mike Halsey 0
2014-08-11 Windows Home Server 2011 Backup of UEFI/GPT Windows 8.1 0
2013-10-15 Generation 2 Virtual Machines on Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2 plus other nice new features 0
2013-10-08 Miracast with Surface Pro, Windows 8.1 release and Netgear Push2TV 0
2013-08-31 Installing .Net 3.5 onto Windows 8 and 8.1 using DISM 0
2013-08-13 Editing Windows Server 2012 Group Policies for Direct Access with Windows 8.1 Enterprise Preview 0
2013-08-13 Installing Windows 8.1 Enterprise on Surface Pro 0

RSSWindows Azure (58)

Date Title Comments
2015-08-30 Complex Azure Odyssey Part Four: WAP Server 0
2015-08-30 Complex Azure Template Odyssey Part Three: ADFS Server 0
2015-08-30 Complex Azure Template Odyssey Part Two: Domain Controller 0
2015-08-23 Speaking at CloudBurst in September 0
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2015-08-23 An Introduction To Azure Resource Templates 0
2015-08-23 Using the customScriptExtension in Azure Resource Templates 0
2014-03-26 Getting ready for Global Windows Azure Bootcamp 2 0
2014-03-09 Creating Azure Virtual Networks using Powershell and XML Part 4: Local networks and site-site connectivity 0
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2013-11-15 Windows Store App Notifications, the Notification Hub and Background tasks 2
2013-11-05 Dealing with AD sync issues in an Azure hybrid deployment 0
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2013-10-26 Speaking at UK Tech.Days Online 2013 0
2013-10-08 Gadgeteer, Signal R, WebAPI & Windows Azure 2
2013-09-13 Enabling Modern Apps 1
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2013-08-13 MVP Cloud OS Community Week 3
2013-06-04 Pricing Changes to Windows Azure 0
2013-05-30 Windows Azure and SignalR with Gadgeteer 7
2013-01-21 Windows Azure Websites and Custom Domains 15
2012-10-09 Windows Azure Queues vs Service Bus Queues 3
2012-06-20 Windows Azure Training Kit–June 2012 Release 0
2012-06-07 Windows Azure Tools 0
2012-06-07 Publishing Windows Azure Websites with TFS 12
2012-06-07 Introducing Windows Azure Websites 4
2012-05-08 Windows Azure Diagnostics 2
2012-02-19 Imagine Cup NE 0
2012-01-12 Azure Costing Considerations 3
2011-12-09 Windows Azure Platform Training Kit Update 0
2011-11-08 Deploying Windows Azure Toolkit For Windows 8 Notification Service to the Cloud 0
2011-09-22 Session State in Windows Azure 2
2011-08-13 How Windows Azure Service Bus helped pin point a configuration error 0
2011-08-04 August Windows Azure Tools Release 0
2011-06-19 Using Azure Storage SDK outside of Azure 4
2011-06-01 Azure Pricing Calculator Available 3
2011-06-01 Windows Azure Roles Fail to run when deployed to Azure 4
2011-04-19 Windows Azure SDK 1.4 released 0
2011-04-19 MSDN subscribers now get more Windows Azure Platform benefits 2
2011-04-14 Windows Azure AppFabric Access Control and Cache Services Commercial Release 0
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2011-02-14 Windows Azure AppFabric CTP February release now available 0
2011-02-03 Retrieving Role Instance Count in Azure From a Different Role 1
2011-02-03 Windows Azure Training Kit Update 0
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2011-01-24 CommunicationObjectFaultedException after checking an Azure project in to TFS 0
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2008-11-10 Tech Ed 2008 EMEA IT - Day 5 and home time 0
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2010-12-06 Server Core, Hyper-V and VLANs: An Odyssey 0
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2010-11-04 November Agile Yorkshire meeting “William Hill Agile Case Study” 0
2010-10-14 Leeds Hack Day 2010 registration open 0
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2010-08-05 Next weeks Agile Yorkshire meeting: Some things about testing that everyone should know, ...... but were afraid to ask, in case somebody told them. 0
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2010-05-26 Next Agile Yorkshire meeting is on the 8th of June on Agile BI Testing 0
2010-05-19 Agile Yorkshire moves to the 2nd Tuesday in the month 0
2010-03-08 Agile Yorkshire Martin Fowler event is full 0
2010-03-02 Martin Fowler is speaking at Agile Yorkshire this month 0
2010-02-10 Tonight is Agile Yorkshire 0
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2010-01-25 The uptake of Agile and Alt.Net practices in places a bit away from the major development hotspots 1
2010-01-11 The Agile Yorkshire AGM is this week 0
2009-12-08 Agile Yorkshire meeting - Kaban For Software Engineering 0
2009-11-09 November Agile Yorkshire Meeting 0
2009-10-12 Local events reminder 0
2009-09-26 Agile Yorkshire Twitter feeds 0
2009-09-07 September’s Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
2009-07-06 July Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
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2009-05-06 Next weeks Agile Yorkshire meeting 0
2009-04-18 Next Agile Yorkshire Meeting – Exploratory Testing 0
2009-04-17 Alt.net ‘In the North’ starts tonight 0
2009-04-10 Holiday is when you catch up….. 1
2009-04-04 Speaking next week at Agile Yorkshire 0
2009-02-24 Alt.Net UK 'In the North' Registration is now open 0
2009-02-23 New URL for Agile Yorkshire (nee XPClub) 0
2009-02-07 Free events in the coming week 0
2009-01-27 New name for the XP Club and next months event 0
2009-01-13 XP Club January 2009 Meeting 0
2008-11-29 December XPClub Meeting 0
2008-11-13 Strange guide to Ruby 0
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2008-05-11 Developer Day Scotland 1
2008-03-11 CruiseControl & MSTest from Visual Studio 2008 1
2008-03-03 March 2008 meeting of the Yorkshire Extreme Programming Club 0
2008-02-11 Next meeting of the Extreme Programming Club 0
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2010-09-12 A Series of Fortunate Events 0
2010-04-01 Post AIC 2010 Thoughts 0
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2013-06-07 Nice discussion on real world issues with software projects 0
2012-06-01 ALM Rangers sim-ship guidance with the VS11 RC 0
2012-02-08 Speaking on the 15th Feb at the NE Bytes user group on “TFS for Everyone” 2
2012-02-04 Filtering in MDX Calculated Members 0
2012-01-26 Black Marble Events–now Online! 0
2011-09-19 Another ALM/TFS focused blogger at Black Marble 0
2011-07-11 Speaking at usergroups in Leeds and Southampton 0
2011-06-23 Microsoft UK Techdays video’s available 0
2011-06-22 Speaking at Microsoft UK next week 0
2011-06-19 ALM Ranger’s Build Customization Guidance has shipped 0
2011-05-04 Problems and workaround for the EMC Scrum for Team System Process Template 2
2011-04-27 Professional Foundation Server 2010 0
2011-04-06 Doing a webcast for Microsoft next week ‘Lab Management and Automated Build’ 0
2011-03-10 Speaking on VS 2010 ALM and Testing at events in Belfast and Dublin 0
2011-01-20 Preparing for my session next week on ‘enabling agile development with cool tools’ 0
2010-12-03 Episode 2 of the BMXmas Adventure–Going Postal–Now Live! 0
2010-12-01 5 Great Reasons to get a Visual Studio TFS Health Check … 0
2010-10-15 ALM Rangers ship SCOM Management pack for TFS2010 0
2010-09-12 A Series of Fortunate Events 0
2010-07-25 Can you guess what our great freebie is? 0
2010-06-06 Black Marble in Dublin and Oslo 0
2010-04-13 Goodbye Team System hello Visual Studio ALM 0
2010-03-18 NEBytes last night 0
2010-03-08 The Teamprise Eclipse plug in for TFS gets a new name 0
2010-02-26 Speaking at QCon on TFS and Java Integration 0
2010-01-14 New UK ALM User Group Formed 0
2009-12-05 Black Marble join with Microsoft to run a FREE Visual Studio/ALM Event in LONDON 0
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2015-11-23 ALM Ranger provided VSTS extensions 0
2014-10-18 ALM Ranger’s release DevOps Guidance for PowerShell DSC – perfectly timed for DDDNorth 3
2014-06-23 List of TFS Widgets 0
2014-02-18 New ALM Rangers releases 0
2013-06-16 Beta release of the ALM Rangers Unit Test Generate VS Extension 0
2013-03-02 ALM Rangers ship more guidance 0
2013-02-13 Lost with all the ALM ranger projects? A Windows 8 App to here to help 0
2012-08-16 Visual Studio 2012 RTM and the ALM Rangers SIM Ship best practice guidance 0
2012-06-01 ALM Rangers sim-ship guidance with the VS11 RC 0
2012-02-29 ALM Rangers VS11 Beta Guidance 0
2011-12-23 Community TFS Build Extensions – December 2011 released 0
2011-12-15 New community build extensions documentation for the RoboCopy activity 0
2011-12-14 Updated SharePoint TFS Team Build Activity documentation 1
2011-09-27 Just posted VirtualPC activity documentation for TFS 2010 Community Build Extensions 0
2011-08-19 New TFS 2010 Community TFS Build Extension documentation – nUnit 1
2011-08-18 New TFS 2010 Community TFS Build Extension documentation – TFSVersion 0
2011-07-26 More tips and tricks using my Typemock custom build activity with TFS 2010 build 0
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2009-05-12 Alt.Net UK Conference 2009 0
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2009-04-04 Speaking next week at Agile Yorkshire 0
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2009-04-04 Speaking next week at Agile Yorkshire 0
2009-03-31 Alt.net 'in the north' still has some spaces 0
2009-02-24 Alt.Net UK 'In the North' Registration is now open 0
2009-02-20 Update on Alt.Net 'In the North' Conference 0
2008-09-14 Alt.net - the day after 0
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2008-05-11 Developer Day Scotland 1
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2008-02-03 Oh to be a tester.... 0
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2017-06-09 Duplicate project GUID blocking SonarQube analysis of Windows 10 Universal Projects 0
2017-04-29 401.1 Permission error with on-premises TFS when accessing the API with a PAT 0
2017-01-05 Version 2.0.x of my Generate Release Notes VSTS Task has been released with release rollup support 0
2016-12-20 Deleting unwanted orphan XAML Build Controllers on a migrated VSTS instance 0
2016-09-27 Running Test Suites within a network Isolated Lab Management environment when using TFS vNext build and release tooling 0
2016-09-12 Typemock have released official VSTS build extension 0
2016-08-23 Why have I got a ‘.NETCore50’ and a ‘netcore50’ folder in my nuget package? 0
2016-08-16 Experiences versioning related sets of NuGet packages within a VSTS build 0
2016-08-11 New version of my generate release notes task–now with authentication options 0
2016-07-13 New Build Management VSTS tasks 0
2016-07-05 Gotcha’s when developing VSTS Build Extension 0
2016-07-05 Running TSLint within SonarQube on a TFS build 0
2016-05-30 Running WebTests as part of a VSTS VNext Release pipeline 3
2016-05-19 New version of my VSTS Generate Release Notes extension - now supports Builds and Release 0
2016-04-26 Updates to my StyleCop task for VSTS/TFS 2015.2 0
2016-04-18 How to build a connection string from other parameters within MSDeploy packages to avoid repeating yourself in Release Management variables 2
2016-03-22 Announcing release of my vNext build tasks as extensions in the VSTS/TFS Marketplace 0
2016-03-01 A vNext build task and PowerShell script to generate release notes as part of TFS vNext build. 0
2016-02-21 Running Pester PowerShell tests in the VSTS hosted build service 0
2016-02-18 A vNext build task to get artifacts from a different TFS server 0
2016-02-08 vNext Build editor filePath control always returns a path even if you did not set a value 0
2016-02-06 A VSTS vNext build task to run StyleCop 0
2016-02-04 A new vNext task to run StyleCop 0
2015-12-09 Nuget restore fails to restore all the files on VSTS build if using project.json files 1
2015-11-17 Why you need to use vNext build tasks to share scripts between builds 0
2015-11-10 Versioning a VSIX package as part of the TFS vNext build (when the source is on GitHub) 0
2015-09-23 Running nUnit and Jasmine.JS unit tests in TFS/VSO vNext build 0
2015-09-08 Running Typemock Isolator based tests in TFS vNext build 0
2015-08-28 An alternative to setting a build quality on a TFS vNext build 0
2015-08-21 Cannot create an MSDeploy package for an Azure Web Job project as part of an automated build/ 0
2015-08-13 TF30063 Errors accessing a TFS 2015 server via the C# API after upgrade from 2013 0
2015-08-11 Running Microsoft Test Manager Test Suites as part of a vNext Release pipeline - Part 2 0
2015-07-13 Stray white space in a ‘path to custom test adaptors’ will cause tests to fail on VSO vNext build 0
2015-06-17 Fix for 500 internal errors when trying to trigger a Release Management pipeline from a build via the REST API 1
2015-06-02 Strange TFS build process template editing issue with Typemock 2
2015-05-01 MSDeploy Parameters.xml can only replace web.config values is a value is already set 0
2015-04-28 A Visual Studio Extension to create MSDeploy parameters.xml files 0
2015-04-03 Running StyleCop from the command line and in a TFS 2015 vNext build 2
2015-03-30 Cross platform build with TFS 2015 vNext Build 0
2015-02-11 Build arguments are not returned for a build definition via the TFS API if they are left as default values 0
2015-01-31 Fix for cannot run Windows 8.1 units test on a TFS 2013 Build Agent 0
2014-12-16 Setting a build version in a JAR file from TFS build 1
2014-12-03 Can’t build SSDT projects in a TFS build 3
2014-10-24 Visual Studio crashes when trying to add an item to a TFS build workflow 3
2014-10-15 Cannot build a SSRS project in TFS build due to expired license 2
2014-10-07 Version stamping Windows 8 Store App manifests in TFS build 0
2014-09-10 Publishing more than one Azure Cloud Service as part of a TFS build 0
2014-09-10 Getting the correct path and name for a project to pass as an MSBuild argument in TFS Build 0
2014-09-01 Build failing post TFS 2013.3 upgrade with ‘Stack empty. (type InvalidOperationException)’ 0
2014-08-02 Getting the Typemock TFS build activities to work on a TFS build agent running in interactive mode 1
2014-08-02 AddBizTalkHiddenReferences error in TFS build when installing ProjectBuildComponent via a command line setup 1
2014-07-18 Automating TFS Build Server deployment with SCVMM and PowerShell 0
2014-07-17 Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.TeamFoundation.WorkItemTracking.Common, Version=12.0.0.0’ when running a build on a new build agent on TFS 2013.2 0
2014-07-14 MSBuild targeting a project in a solution folder 0
2014-07-14 Building Azure Cloud Applications on TFS 2
2014-04-10 Handling .pubxml files with TFS MSBuild arguments 0
2014-04-07 Fix for ‘Web deployment task failed. (Unknown ProviderOption:DefiningProjectFullPath. Known ProviderOptions are:skipInvalid’ errors on TFS 2013.2 build 1
2014-03-25 A better way of using TFS Community Build Extensions StyleCop activity so it can use multiple rulesets 0
2014-02-01 Upgraded older Build and Test Controllers to TFS 2013 0
2013-11-06 More on TF215106: Access denied from the TFS API after upgrade from 2012 to 2013 0
2013-10-13 Links from my DDDNorth session ‘Automated Build Is Not The End Of The Story’ 0
2013-10-10 Get rid of that that zombie build 0
2013-10-10 Fix for - Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell’ on TFS 2010 Build Controller 0
2013-09-10 Where did that email go? 0
2013-07-27 Making the drops location for a TFS build match the assembly version number 3
2013-07-23 An attempted return for ‘Brian the build bunny’ 0
2013-06-26 Why can’t I find my build settings on a Git based project on TFS Service? 0
2013-05-01 Workaround for TF900546: An unexpected error occurred while running the RunTests activity 0
2013-04-24 Getting SQL 2012 SSIS packages built on TFS 2012.2 2
2013-03-23 TF900548 when using my Typemock 2012 TFS custom build activity 0
2013-03-14 Installing a DB from a DACPAC using Powershell as part of TFS Lab Management deployment 0
2012-11-12 TF900546, can’t run Windows 8 App Store unit tests in a TFS build 0
2012-11-12 More thoughts on addressing TF900546 ‘Unable to load one or more of the requested types’ on TFS2012 3
2012-10-08 New video on unit testing in VS2012 and TFS 0
2012-10-01 TFS Test Agent cannot connect to Test Controller – Part 2 0
2012-08-30 Type ‘InArgument(mtbwa:BuildSettings)’ of property ‘BuildSettings’ errors in TFS 2012 RTM builds 2
2012-08-09 TF900546 error on a TFS 2012 build 0
2012-08-04 Getting Typemock Isolator running within a TFS 2012 build 3
2012-07-30 Two problems editing TFS2012 build workflows with the same solution 2
2012-07-12 TFS build service cannot connect to a TFS 2012 server - seeing EventID 206 MessageQueue in error log 1
2012-06-23 Why Typemock Isolator does not work on TFS 2012 Build and what you can do about it 0
2012-06-07 TF215097 when running a build 0
2012-05-09 TFS Build error, 'Index (zero based) must be greater than or equal to zero and less than the size of the argument list” when building XAML projects 0
2012-03-29 More community TFS build extensions documentation 0
2012-03-27 Unit testing in VS11Beta and getting your tests to run on the new TFSPreview build service 0
2012-03-24 Problems editing TFS11 build templates in VS11Beta 0
2012-02-06 More Community TFS Build Extension Documentation 0
2012-01-25 New 1.3.0.0 release of the Community TFS Build Extensions for TFS 2010 0
2012-01-17 ‘Showing a modal dialog box or form when the application is not running in UserInteractive mode’ error upgraded to TFS build extensions 1.2.0.0 0
2011-12-23 Community TFS Build Extensions – December 2011 released 0
2011-12-15 New community build extensions documentation for the RoboCopy activity 0
2011-12-14 Updated SharePoint TFS Team Build Activity documentation 1
2011-11-21 Typemock Isolator 6.2 released–now with TFS2010 build support 0
2011-11-18 Access denied when running a command with InvokeProcess in a TFS team build 0
2011-10-17 Using Nuget and TFS Build 2010 2
2011-10-03 Documentation for the PowerShell activity in the TFS Community Build Extensions published 0
2011-10-03 Seeing loads of ‘cannot load load assemblies’ errors when editing a TFS 2010 build process workflow 0
2011-09-27 Can we Build-IT? 0
2011-09-27 Just posted VirtualPC activity documentation for TFS 2010 Community Build Extensions 0
2011-09-24 More documentation for the TFS 2010 community build extensions 0
2011-09-23 New Release of the Community TFS 2010 Build Extensions 2
2011-09-17 What to do when your TFS build agent says it is ready, but the icon says it is not 0
2011-08-19 New TFS 2010 Community TFS Build Extension documentation – nUnit 1
2011-08-18 New TFS 2010 Community TFS Build Extension documentation – TFSVersion 0
2011-08-16 More on using the StyleCop TFS 2010 Build Activity– handling settings files 0
2011-08-09 Do you find editing TFS Build Process Templates slow? 0
2011-07-26 More tips and tricks using my Typemock custom build activity with TFS 2010 build 0
2011-07-25 More on running multiple TFS build controllers on a single VM 0
2011-06-19 ALM Ranger’s Build Customization Guidance has shipped 0
2011-06-03 Using VSTO to access TFS 0
2011-04-27 How to use the TFS 2010 Community StyleCop Build Actvity (Addendum) 0
2011-04-22 How to use the TFS 2010 Community StyleCop Build Activity 0
2011-04-20 Now I have three TFS build instances on my VM 0
2011-04-06 Doing a webcast for Microsoft next week ‘Lab Management and Automated Build’ 0
2011-03-17 Getting the WP7 SDK onto a Windows Server 2008 TFS Build Agent 0
2011-03-04 What to do with project dependencies? 0
2011-02-28 Alpha release of TFS 2010 Build Extensions 0
2011-01-06 TF215097 error when using a custom build activity 0
2010-11-16 Adding a Visual Basic 6 project to a TFS 2010 Build 0
2010-11-12 You can’t edit a TFS 2010 build workflow template with just Team Explorer installed 0
2010-09-13 Experiences running multiple instances of 2010 build service on a single VM 0
2010-09-03 Does anyone need a VS2010 Custom Build Activity for StyleCop? 7
2010-08-27 Cannot run CodeUI tests in Lab Management – getting a ’Build directory of the test run is not specified or does not exist’ 0
2010-08-26 Don’t hardcode that build option 0
2010-08-13 Running MSDeploy to a remote box from inside a TFS 2010 Build (Part 2) 0
2010-08-13 How to edit a TFS 2010 build template when it contains custom activities. 3
2010-08-06 Running MSDeploy to a remote box from inside a TFS 2010 Build 0
2010-08-05 Getting code coverage working on Team Build 2010 0
2010-07-03 Running SPDisposeCheck as part of a 2010 CI Build 0
2010-07-01 Using my Typemock TMockRunner Custom Activity for Team Build 2010 1
2010-06-10 How little do you have to do to run a VS/TFS2008 build on a TFS2010 server? 0
2010-03-25 Announcing Typemock TMockRunner Custom Activity for Team Build 2010 0
2010-03-08 Lessons learnt building a custom activity to run Typemock Isolator in VS2010 Team Build 2
2010-03-02 The importance of using parameters in vs2010 build workflows 0
2010-02-23 Logging results from InvokeProcess in a VS2010 Team Build 0

RSSBuzzword Bingo (4)

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2009-02-13 Buzzword bingo in the cloud 0
2008-10-28 PDC Buzzword bingo 0
2007-11-01 Buzzword bingo 2 0
2007-10-30 SOA Buzzword Bingo Part 1 0

RSSDevOps (7)

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2017-05-11 Book your free place at a Global DevOps Bootcamp venue for the 17th June 2017 event 0
2017-04-28 Rik and my ‘Living the Dream - real world DevOps’ session available on YouTube 0
2017-04-25 Still spaces available for the Leeds venue of the Global DevOps Bootcamp 0
2017-03-16 Leeds venue for the Global DevOps Bootcamp 0
2017-02-06 How you can keep using Lab Management after a move to VSTS (after a fashion) 0
2017-02-06 I’m on @techstringy podcast talking on #DevOps 0
2016-10-24 My video about DevOps with VSTS has been published on Channel9 0

RSSDevTest Labs (2)

Date Title Comments
2017-02-06 How you can keep using Lab Management after a move to VSTS (after a fashion) 0
2016-11-29 You can now manage complex ARM based environments in Azure DevTest Labs 0

RSSDocker (1)

Date Title Comments
2016-08-24 Fix for my Docker image create dates being 8 hours in the past 0

RSSEclipse (10)

Date Title Comments
2012-04-24 My video on using Team Explorer Everywhere is published on Channel9 0
2012-03-13 Dropping build output to source control in TFS11 1
2012-03-09 Team Explorer Everywhere is now free 0
2012-03-05 Free webinar on Team Explorer Everywhere on the 19th of March 0
2012-03-01 Two Team Explorers in TEE 11 Beta – twice as good? 0
2012-02-29 Installing the TEE11 Beta as an upgrade to the plug-in in Eclipse 0
2012-02-16 Thanks to everyone who came to my session at NEBytes last night 0
2012-02-02 My guest post on Microsoft Visual Studio UK Team Blog published 0
2011-08-03 Where do I find the product key for Team Explorer Everywhere? 0
2011-07-18 Solution to ‘Missing requirement: Shared profile 1.0.0.1308118925849’ error when installation TEE SP1 on Eclipse Indigo 6

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2007-11-10 When you think it cannot get worse... 0

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2009-07-07 And eScrum is no more 0
2009-06-09 TF30227 error when creating team projects on TFS 2008 0
2008-10-28 VSTS 2010 at the PDC 0
2008-10-16 TFS Iterations not appearing in IterationPath 0
2008-08-21 eScrum 1,1 available 2

RSSFakes (3)

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2013-10-15 Problems with Microsoft Fake Stubs and IronPython 0
2013-03-09 Cannot run Microsoft Fakes based test if Typemock Isolator enabled 0
2013-02-26 For those hard to mock moments - Microsoft Fakes or Typemock Isolator? 0

RSSGit (6)

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2014-09-02 Getting ‘… is not a valid URL’ when using Git TF Clone 0
2014-06-09 Cloning tfs repository with git-tf gives a "a server path must be absolute" 0
2014-03-14 Migrating a TFS TFVC based team project to a Git team project retaining as much source and work item history as possible 0
2013-06-26 Why can’t I find my build settings on a Git based project on TFS Service? 0
2013-06-16 Using git tf to migrate code between TFS servers retaining history 0
2012-02-29 A bit of an edge case – Using Git-TFS to get the best (or worst?) of both worlds 0

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2015-02-02 Windows 10 to be an option on the Raspberry PI 2 1

RSSJava (14)

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2014-12-16 Setting a build version in a JAR file from TFS build 1
2013-05-04 Getting going with the TFS Java API 0
2012-04-24 My video on using Team Explorer Everywhere is published on Channel9 0
2012-03-13 Dropping build output to source control in TFS11 1
2012-03-09 Team Explorer Everywhere is now free 0
2012-03-05 Free webinar on Team Explorer Everywhere on the 19th of March 0
2012-02-29 Installing the TEE11 Beta as an upgrade to the plug-in in Eclipse 0
2012-02-16 Thanks to everyone who came to my session at NEBytes last night 0
2012-02-08 Speaking on the 15th Feb at the NE Bytes user group on “TFS for Everyone” 2
2012-02-02 My guest post on Microsoft Visual Studio UK Team Blog published 0
2012-01-13 Getting a ‘File Download’ dialog when trying to view TFS build report in Eclipse 3.7 with TEE 0
2012-01-08 Problems finding XULRunner when running TEE11 CTP1 on Ubuntu and connecting to TFS Azure – a solution 0
2011-07-18 Solution to ‘Missing requirement: Shared profile 1.0.0.1308118925849’ error when installation TEE SP1 on Eclipse Indigo 6
2010-02-26 Speaking at QCon on TFS and Java Integration 0

RSSJavaScript (3)

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2017-05-04 Debugging Typescript in Visual Studio Code 0
2015-09-23 Running nUnit and Jasmine.JS unit tests in TFS/VSO vNext build 0
2010-09-10 Stupid mistake over Javascript parameters 0

RSSKanban (4)

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2011-04-14 Speaking at the BCS in Edinburgh on Agile Methods 0
2010-07-01 Fun presenting last night at BCS 0
2010-05-29 Speaking at the West Yorkshire BCS meeting on Agile Methods 0
2010-05-29 Great book on Kanban 0

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Date Title Comments
2017-02-06 How you can keep using Lab Management after a move to VSTS (after a fashion) 0
2016-09-29 My DevTest Labs video is up on Channel9 0
2016-09-27 Running Test Suites within a network Isolated Lab Management environment when using TFS vNext build and release tooling 0
2014-06-05 Our TFS Lab Management Infrastructure 0
2014-04-08 What I learnt getting Release Management running with a network Isolated environment 0
2014-03-29 Getting started with Release Management with network isolated Lab Management environments 0
2014-03-20 Migrating to SCVMM 2012 R2 in a TFS Lab Scenario 0
2014-01-13 Fix for intermittent connection problem in lab management – restart the test controller 0
2013-11-20 My guest post on the UK MSDN blog on ‘Using MSDN Azure benefits with TFS Lab Management’ 0
2013-11-08 When your TFS Lab test agents can’t start check the DNS 0
2013-11-07 Building VMs for use in TFS Lab Management environments 0
2013-08-01 Why is my TFS Lab build picking a really old build to deploy? 0
2013-07-29 Fix for ‘Cannot install test agent on these machines because another environment is being created using the same machines’ 0
2013-07-23 Adding another VM to a running Lab Management environment 0
2013-06-24 Using SYSPREP’d VM images as opposed to Templates in a new TFS 2012 Lab Management Environment 0
2013-04-23 Thanks for attending my webinar on lab management 0
2013-04-18 Lab Management webinar next week 0
2013-03-28 What machine name is being used when you compose an environment from running VMs in Lab Management? 0
2013-03-26 Lab Management with SCVMM 2012 and /labenvironmentplacementpolicy:aggressive 0
2013-03-14 Installing a DB from a DACPAC using Powershell as part of TFS Lab Management deployment 0
2013-03-08 Recovering network isolated lab management environments if you have to recreate your SC-VMM server’s DB 0
2013-03-05 Fixing Lab Manager environments with brute force 0
2013-03-05 Creating VMs for lab management 0
2013-03-04 Upgrading our TFS 2012 Lab Management to use SC-VMM 2012 SP1 2
2013-02-26 Fix for ‘Cannot install test agent on these machines because another environment is being created using the same machines’ 0
2013-02-25 TFS Lab Management and Windows 8 and Server 2012 0
2012-12-04 Why can’t I create an environment using a running VM on my Lab Management system? 0
2012-11-22 Did I delete the right lab? 0
2012-11-09 Cannot run coded ui test on a TFS lab due to lack of rights to the drops folder 0
2012-10-05 More fun with creating TFS 2012 SC-VMM environments 0
2012-10-01 TFS Test Agent cannot connect to Test Controller – Part 2 0
2012-09-29 TFS Test Agent cannot connect to Test Controller gives ‘No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it 127.0.0.1:6910’ 0
2012-07-23 Problems I had to address when setting up TFS 2012 Lab Environments with existing Hyper-V VMs 0
2012-07-20 Getting TFS 2012 Agents to communicate cross domain 2
2012-01-31 Have you tried switching it on and off again? Go on be aggressive! 0
2012-01-18 TF266026 error when a workflow will not start in a lab environment 0
2012-01-17 Confused over the workflow to get an environment setup in TFS Lab Management? 0
2012-01-17 TF260073 incompatible architecture error when trying to deploy an environment in Lab Manager 0
2011-12-23 Moving Environments between TPCs when using TFS Lab Management 1
2011-12-22 Don’t need to go into work at all 0
2011-11-23 Working with Hyper-V, VLAN tags and TFS 2010 Lab Management 0
2011-10-26 No error detail when using VMPrep 0
2011-07-13 Moving a VHD boot disk to Hyper-V 0
2011-07-08 Workaround to connect to a TFS Lab Environment from outside a TMG firewall 1
2011-06-27 Todays ISV event at Microsoft UK 0
2011-06-23 Microsoft UK Techdays video’s available 0
2011-06-22 Speaking at Microsoft UK next week 0
2011-06-20 More from the ALM Rangers - Lab Management Guide 0
2011-06-01 Cannot connect to a Lab Management Environment using the MTM Environment Viewer 0
2011-05-13 Speaking at Microsoft’s “Application Lifecycle Management for Independent Software Vendors” 0
2011-04-10 New home for my Techdays video on Lab Management from last year 0
2011-04-06 Doing a webcast for Microsoft next week ‘Lab Management and Automated Build’ 0
2011-03-30 How to waste time with Lab Management – Missing the obvious that MTM points to a Team Project 0
2010-10-25 Common confusion I have seen with Visual Studio 2010 Lab Management 0
2010-08-27 Cannot run CodeUI tests in Lab Management – getting a ’Build directory of the test run is not specified or does not exist’ 0
2010-08-23 "Program too big to fit in memory" when installing a TFS 2010 Test Controller 1
2010-08-13 Visual Studio 2010 Lab Management released announced 0

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2013-01-24 Leeds# Meetup 8 - Coding Dojo - Thursday 31 January 0
2012-07-30 SUR-40 (what used to be a Surface) event at Leeds Sharp User group 0
2012-06-21 Next Leeds Sharp user group meeting is a coding kata session 0
2012-06-01 First meeting of the Leeds-Sharp user group 0
2012-05-17 New .NET usergroup in Leeds 2

RSSMCE (11)

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2015-06-08 Windows Media Center issues again 0
2014-08-14 Where have my freeview tuners gone? 1
2013-12-24 Fix for Media Center library issue after Christmas tree lights incident 0
2013-01-04 EPG for Windows Media Center is fixed 0
2013-01-03 More fun with Windows 8 Media Center 0
2012-12-03 Upgrading my Windows 7 Media Center to Windows 8 0
2011-11-19 More experiences upgrading my Media Center to receive Freeview HD 0
2010-08-18 Great iPlayer Media Center Plugin 0
2009-08-31 Update on Media Center on Windows 7 0
2009-08-15 Red button works in the BBC Interactive 0
2009-08-14 Upgrading my Media Center to Windows 7 0

RSSmixuk07 (5)

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2007-11-02 Channel 9 Interview with Robby Ingebretsen 0
2007-09-15 TV Mashup 0
2007-09-12 MIX 07 Day 2 0
2007-09-12 End of the first day @ Mix07 UK 0
2007-09-11 Where is the beer and sandwiches? 0

RSSMobile (10)

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2011-12-10 Error 0x80070490 when trying to make any purchase on WP7 MarketPlace 0
2011-11-28 Windows Phone 7 not synchronising Outlook 0
2011-01-06 Kindle on the Phone 7 1
2010-11-09 A week with a Windows Phone 7 – It just works! 0
2010-09-08 Running Android on my HTC Diamond2 2
2010-06-17 When roving what I hate most about windows mobile 6 is not knowing what connection it will try to use. 0
2010-01-11 Why don’t I love my phone? 5
2008-08-10 Argh... more media rights issues 2
2008-08-05 A Digital Road Trip 0
2008-06-09 Go south young man.......and read a book on a SmartPhone 0

RSSMTM (10)

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2011-12-16 When you try to run a test in MTM you get a dialog ‘Object reference not set to an instance of an object’ 0
2011-08-18 Where has my mouse cursor done? Unable to record a video in Microsoft Test Manager 0
2011-05-27 Recording Silverlight actions on Microsoft Test Manager 2
2011-05-13 Speaking at Microsoft’s “Application Lifecycle Management for Independent Software Vendors” 0
2010-04-01 Experiences upgrading to Lab Manager 2010 RC 0
2010-03-18 VHD boot and c00002e2 Errors 0
2010-02-22 MTLM becomes MTM 0
2010-02-05 At last, my creature it lives…….. 0
2010-02-04 ASPNETCOMPILER: error 1003 with TFS2010 Team build 0
2010-01-27 So you want to demo VS2010 Lab Manager……. 0

RSSMVC (2)

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2012-09-05 Experiences upgrading an MVC 1 application to MVC 3 0
2009-05-01 Testing access attributes on the Microsoft MVC framework 0

RSSMVP (27)

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2014-07-07 A new badge for Channel9 Guy 0
2014-07-03 Re-awarded Microsoft MVP for the 7th Year 0
2014-04-03 Build Day One Recap and Analysis 0
2013-07-01 Renewed as an MVP for Visual Studio ALM 1
2013-04-13 Part of the Global Windows Azure Bootcamp 0
2012-07-01 Re-awarded as a MVP for Visual Studio ALM 0
2011-07-04 I’ve been re-awarded as an ALM MVP for 2011 1
2010-12-01 5 Great Reasons to get a Visual Studio TFS Health Check … 0
2010-07-01 Re-awarded as a Visual Studio ALM MVP 0
2010-04-15 Video of MVP at Microsoft Techdays events 0
2010-04-13 Goodbye Team System hello Visual Studio ALM 0
2010-02-22 So where have I been all week? 0
2009-07-02 Re-awarded MVP 1
2009-04-23 Don’t forget … Series of Great Free Events starts next week! 0
2009-04-01 MVP III 0
2009-04-01 Architect 0
2009-03-26 Top Architects , Top Conference , Top Speakers 0
2009-03-10 Marketing Speak 0
2009-03-10 MVP summit 0
2008-08-07 Blog mirror 0
2008-07-02 Richard is an MVP 0
2008-07-02 Wow I'm an MVP 4
2008-04-21 Returning from Seattle 0
2008-04-17 As I was saying to the Dalai Lama 0
2008-04-14 Thoughts on Open Space 0
2008-04-14 Sunny Seattle 0
2008-04-01 I am No Longer a MVP for Visual Studio Architect :( 0

RSSNE Bytes (4)

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2012-06-12 Speaking at NEBytes on TFS2010 0
2012-02-08 Speaking on the 15th Feb at the NE Bytes user group on “TFS for Everyone” 2
2010-10-19 I am speaking at NEBytes in November on Mocking with Typemock Isolator 0
2010-01-08 A new user group - North East Bytes 0

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2016-08-23 Why have I got a ‘.NETCore50’ and a ‘netcore50’ folder in my nuget package? 0
2016-08-16 Experiences versioning related sets of NuGet packages within a VSTS build 0
2013-05-22 Video on Nuget for C++ on Channel 9 0
2012-10-31 403 and 413 errors when publishing to a local Nuget Server 1
2012-08-06 Using an internal Nuget server to manage the Typemock assembly references. 0
2011-10-17 Using Nuget and TFS Build 2010 2

RSSOffice (6)

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2012-07-18 Where did my custom Word templates go in 2013? 6
2012-07-17 _atomic_fetch_sub_4 error running VS2012RC after Office 2013 Customer Preview is installed 3
2010-05-19 Upgrading from Office 2010 RC to RTM 2
2009-08-02 Isn’t the new Paste preview in Office 2010 cools 0
2009-07-25 Outlook 2010 email searching 0
2009-07-17 Outlook 2010 crashing after in place upgrade 0

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2008-08-10 Argh... more media rights issues 2
2008-08-09 No Silverlight NBC Olympics for us 0

RSSpdc2008 (8)

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2008-11-02 Post PDC 2008 thoughts 0
2008-11-01 Team System Database GDR Edition RTM Released 0
2008-10-30 PDC Day 3 0
2008-10-28 PDC 2008 Day 2 Keynote 0
2008-10-28 PDC Buzzword bingo 0
2008-10-28 It made me laugh… 0
2008-10-28 VSTS 2010 at the PDC 0
2008-10-27 PDC 2008 thoughts day 1 0

RSSPDC2009 (1)

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2009-11-17 PDC Keynote Day 1 thoughts 0

RSSPDC2010 (1)

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2010-10-29 PDC 2010 thoughts - the next morning 0

RSSPlays (1)

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2008-05-04 Why aren't there more plays about quantum physics? 0

RSSPostsharp (1)

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2010-10-25 First look at Postsharp AOP framework for .NET 2

RSSRaces (1)

Date Title Comments
2008-05-26 An Idle break 0

RSSRelease Management (45)

Date Title Comments
2017-04-12 New Cross Platform version of my Generate Release Notes VSTS Extension 0
2017-02-06 How you can keep using Lab Management after a move to VSTS (after a fashion) 0
2017-01-05 Version 2.0.x of my Generate Release Notes VSTS Task has been released with release rollup support 0
2016-12-20 Transform tool for transferring TFS 2015.3 Release Templates to VSTS 0
2016-09-27 Running Test Suites within a network Isolated Lab Management environment when using TFS vNext build and release tooling 0
2016-08-12 Tidy up those VSTS release pipelines with meta-tasks 0
2016-05-30 Running WebTests as part of a VSTS VNext Release pipeline 3
2016-05-25 Building bridges - getting DevOps working through Devs and IT Pros talking and learning from each other 0
2016-05-19 New version of my VSTS Generate Release Notes extension - now supports Builds and Release 0
2016-05-06 Putting a release process around my VSTS extension development 0
2016-04-18 How to build a connection string from other parameters within MSDeploy packages to avoid repeating yourself in Release Management variables 2
2016-02-12 Repost: What I learnt extending my VSTS Release Process to on-premises Lab Management Network Isolated Environments 0
2016-02-11 Release Manager 2015 stalls at the ‘uploading components’ step and error log shows XML load errors 0
2015-11-24 ALM Rangers guidance on migrating from RM Agent based releases to the new VSTS release system 0
2015-11-18 Finding it hard to make use of Azure for DevTest? 0
2015-09-30 Release Manager - New deployment is not allowed as an another deployment is in progress 0
2015-08-21 Using Release Management vNext templates when you don’t want to use DSC scripts – A better script 0
2015-08-11 Running Microsoft Test Manager Test Suites as part of a vNext Release pipeline - Part 2 0
2015-08-04 Running Microsoft Test Manager Test Suites as part of a vNext Release pipeline 3
2015-07-25 Lessons learnt using simple PowerShell scripts with vNext Release Management 1
2015-06-30 Overwriting your own parameters in Release Management can cause Powershell remoting problems 0
2015-06-18 Using Release Management vNext templates when you don’t want to use DSC scripts 2
2015-06-17 Fix for 500 internal errors when trying to trigger a Release Management pipeline from a build via the REST API 1
2015-02-17 My DSC session is up at TechDays Online 2015 On-Demand 0
2015-01-31 Wrong package location when reusing a Release Management component 0
2015-01-19 Fix for ‘An unexpected error occurred. Close the windows and try again’ error adding Azure subscription to Visual Studio Release Management Tools 0
2015-01-10 Speaking at Microsoft Techdays on the 5th of February 0
2015-01-07 How to edit registered Release Management deployment agent IP addresses if a VMs IP address changes 0
2014-12-24 vNext Release Management and Network Isolation 1
2014-12-24 Thoughts in vNext deployment in Release Management 0
2014-11-21 Errors running tests via TCM as part of a Release Management pipeline 0
2014-10-31 Cannot see a TFS drops location from inside a network isolated environment for Release Management 4
2014-10-20 Getting Release Management to fail a release when using a custom PowerShell component 2
2014-10-17 "The handshake failed due to an unexpected packet format" with Release Management 1
2014-10-15 ‘Unable to reconnect to database: Timeout expired’ error when using SQLPackage.exe to deploy to Azure SQL 2
2014-09-18 Using MSDEPLOY from Release Management to deploy Azure web sites 0
2014-09-18 “Communication with the deployer was lost during deployment” error with Release Management 0
2014-09-09 Deploying a Windows service with Release Management 0
2014-07-28 Why is the Team Project drop down in Release Management empty? 1
2014-05-05 Getting ‘The build directory of the test run either does not exist or access permission is required’ error when trying to run tests as part of the Release Management deployment 0
2014-05-02 Setting the LocalSQLServer connection string in web deploy 0
2014-05-01 Changing WCF bindings for MSDeploy packages when using Release Management 0
2014-05-01 Release Management components fail to deploy with a timeout if a variable is changed from standard to encrypted 0
2014-04-08 What I learnt getting Release Management running with a network Isolated environment 0
2014-03-29 Getting started with Release Management with network isolated Lab Management environments 0

RSSremix08 (3)

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2008-09-20 Post ReMix thoughts 1
2008-09-18 Blend and Source control 0
2008-09-18 Remix UK 08 Keynote 0

RSSReporting (3)

Date Title Comments
2014-08-15 Why is my TFS report not failing when I really think it should ? 0
2013-06-10 Where did my parameters go when I edited that standard TFS report? 0
2012-02-04 Filtering in MDX Calculated Members 0

RSSSharepoint (56)

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2015-01-27 When trying to load Office document from SharePoint I keep ending up in the Office Web Application 0
2012-10-25 Problems re-publishing an Access site to SharePoint 2010 0
2012-05-05 More on using the VS11 fake library to fake out SharePoint 0
2011-12-14 Updated SharePoint TFS Team Build Activity documentation 1
2011-09-26 Video of my Webinar for Typemock is available 0
2011-09-06 Update on using Typemock Isolator to allow webpart development without a Sharepoint server 0
2011-09-05 Doing a webinar on using Typemock Isolator with SharePoint Webparts 0
2011-08-02 Linking a TFS work item to a specific version of a document in SharePoint 0
2011-02-24 Local SharePoint Deployment + Unit Testing == Frustrating Mix 31
2010-11-25 Reminder about by web session on mocking Sharepoint with Typemock Isolator next week 0
2010-11-10 [More] Fun with WCF, SharePoint and Kerberos 0
2010-10-04 Error –4002 on Access services on Sharepoint 2010 4
2010-09-10 Problem faking multiple SPLists with Typemock Isolator in a single test 1
2010-08-25 Detailed posted on using Access Services and Event Receivers 0
2010-07-03 Running SPDisposeCheck as part of a 2010 CI Build 0
2010-06-20 IDD Building a breakfast comment to a become process – now there is a leap 0
2010-05-21 Setting the display value in databound combo boxes on Access 2010 web forms 1
2010-05-17 Notes from our TFS 2010 upgrade 0
2010-04-22 Mocking Sharepoint for Testing 0
2010-04-22 Mocking Sharepoint for Design with Typemock Isolator 2
2010-03-13 Post QCon thoughts 0
2010-02-02 Problem creating workitems on TFS2010 in the morning 1
2009-10-21 A video on Access 2010 0
2009-10-19 Access Services in SharePoint 2010 or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Access 2010 2
2009-10-07 TF252005 Error when creating new collections on TFS 2010 Beta1 0
2009-08-20 This past week’s Nxtgen events 0
2009-08-15 Nxtgen UK tour reminder 0
2009-07-16 My Glasgow presentation last night. 0
2009-07-13 Speaking at Scottish Developers on Typemock 0
2009-06-29 .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 issue on Windows SharePoint Services v2.0 0
2009-06-10 TFS Sharepoint Extensions on a Load Balanced Sharepoint farm 0
2009-06-09 TF30227 error when creating team projects on TFS 2008 0
2009-05-20 Getting "failed to start" with a SharePoint workflow 0
2009-04-29 My NxtGen tour in August 0
2009-04-07 Testing SharePoint Workflows using TypeMock Isolator (Part 3) 0
2009-04-06 Testing SharePoint Workflows using TypeMock Isolator (Part 2) 0
2009-04-03 Testing SharePoint Workflows using TypeMock Isolator 2
2009-01-28 Writing a webpart to work inside and outside Sharepoint when talking to WCF 0
2008-12-19 TFS TeamBuild and Sharepoint WSP deployment (and any post build events for that matter) 0
2008-11-25 Interesting news on test SharePoint 0
2008-11-13 TypeMock Isolator, SPTypeMock and SharePoint testing 0
2008-11-04 Going to conferences is worth it, well the chats in the corridor certainly are. 0
2008-08-11 Why doesn't my ActionsPane appear when I create a new document form a VSTO enabled template? 0
2008-08-07 Moving the document store in TFS 0
2008-07-06 Bug tracking with TFS 0
2008-05-30 Developer Edition for Sharepoint 0
2008-03-10 Get the item a SharePoint workflow task is associated with 2284
2008-02-15 Sharepoint is like a shelf that is too short..... 0
2008-01-04 TFS WebParts in a 64bit SharePoint environment 0
2007-12-19 TFS WebPart for viewing workitems in SharePoint 2007 0
2007-10-30 Microsoft SOA Conference Day 1 0
2007-10-16 Sharepoint and TaskListContentTypeId with mixing Office workflow tasks with regular sharepoint workflow tasks. Part 2 36
2007-10-16 Sharepoint and TaskListContentTypeId with mixing Office workflow tasks with regular sharepoint workflow tasks. 131
2007-07-13 TFS Webpart in MOSS2007 2
2007-07-10 Another stupid way to waste an hour or two..... 0
2007-07-08 First thoughts on using the TFS API inside Sharepoint 2007 0

RSSSilverlight (10)

Date Title Comments
2011-05-27 Recording Silverlight actions on Microsoft Test Manager 2
2011-02-02 Somewhat nasty upgrade experience with Seesmic Desktop 2 1
2010-01-29 Empty page being show for Silverlight application running out of browser 0
2009-02-25 SLExtensions HTMLEditor 0
2008-09-18 Blend and Source control 0
2008-08-09 No Silverlight NBC Olympics for us 0
2008-03-26 New style web applications 0
2008-03-07 SIlverlight 2 SDK Beta 1 - Control Samples 0
2008-02-28 Silverlight 2.0 0
2007-11-02