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Released: Sep 23, 2009
Updated: Sep 23, 2009 by mojallou
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Release Notes

The TFS Check-in Validation Tool extends TFS Team Build 2008 by enabling buddy build queuing (pre-checkin), validating checkins using shelvesets, and build agent pooling, all from the VS 2008 IDE.

New In Version
- UI overhaul
- New: Save dialog settings as default settings
- Enhancements to the shelving experience of pending changes
- Improved the group boxes-related functionality for expanding and collapsing them
- Added more configuration settings
- Added a shortcut to the context menu of Source Control Explorer

IMPORTANT: Please read the Installation Guide first before installing.

The list of files for installing on the VS2008 client, and Team Build Agent Machine(s).

Install "Visual Studio 2008 Add-In" on a client with VS2008.
Install "Team Build Tasks" on each build agent machine.
Install the Buddy Build Web Service on a web server if needed†.

† Required if users do not have the "Administer a Build" privilege.

Reviews for this release

Awesome tool that can significantly simplify our build process
by ArtemGovorov on Sep 24, 2009 at 12:24 PM