Tools to Compare and Merge Code Better in TFS Source Control

Do you use source control? Whether it’s TFS or another of the many good source control options available, there are likely times you have needed to compare or merge code within your source control system. Sometimes I’m reviewing something my team is getting ready to release to production. Other times I have a local copy …

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Migrate TFS to a New Server – This Update Path IS Possible

The Scenario – Why Migrate TFS? The officially recommended and supported way to move from an older version of TFS to a newer one is to do an in-place upgrade of your existing installation. There are many reasons, however, why you may prefer an option to migrate your existing TFS data to a new server. …

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Virtual Window Managers (VWM) – Multiply Your Monitor

How many application windows do you have open on your computer right now? If you’re a developer, it’s likely more than enough to fill up your windows taskbar. Do you ever have to go hunt to find that window you know you have open somewhere? Do you wish that there was a way to organize …

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