Use Excel to Create Repetitive Work Items

Teams often ask me for any shortcuts to periodically creating the same work items, such as for each sprint or release. In other words, they want to create the same Product Backlog Item or Task (but h...

Promoting a PBI to a Feature (Epic)

For Scrum Teams using TFS 2013 to create and manage their Product Backlog, they may want to take advantage of the new Agile Portfolio. This “higher level” backlog allows a team or organiz...

Unconfiguring Team Foundation Server 2013

This is an update to an older post that I had written for TFS 2010. Here are the steps to unconfigure TFS 2013 … 1. Execute tfsconfig setup /uninstall:all. This should be done from the %ProgramFiles%...