Alex Meyer-Gleaves

Comparison keyboard shortcuts for Pending Changes in TFS

on tfs, visual studio

One of the first things I configured in my Visual Studio environment when I starting using TFS was keyboard shortcuts to make comparing my pending changes easier. I find having to right-click on each item in the Pending Changes window and navigate through the context menu to perform a comparison quickly tests my patience. The…

Moving files between projects in TFS

on tfs, tools

I came across a knowledge base article by Microsoft Support that describes how to move files between projects in TFS in a way that keeps their history. In short, to keep your history you need to perform the move in the Source Control Explorer and then fix up your project files. Performing the move in…