Monthly Archives: January 2007

Queensland VSTS User Group – Friday 2nd Feb

The next meeting of the Queensland VSTS Users Group is scheduled for this Friday, 2nd February 2007. The group meets at the Microsoft Office in Waterfront Place. The breakfast meeting starts at 7:30am (30 min light breakfast) followed by an hour session … Continue reading

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TFSServerManager Powertool – Yes please!

The investment that organisations make in VSTS and TFS is often quite significant, not just the big dev shops but also the little ones where the cost of the product suite is often more hard felt. Once the decision to go … Continue reading

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Canberra VSTS User Group – 1 week to Jan 24th launch

Australia’s latest VSTS User Group kicks off in Canberra next week for anyone able to get along and show your support. Here’s the details from Grant’s post to the OzTFS mailing list… The purpose of the VSTS User Group is … Continue reading

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QLD VSTS Users Group featured in INETA APAC Newsletter

The INETA APAC newsletter was released yesterday and I'm happy to say that our very own Queensland VSTS Users Group ( was featured along with an interview with yours truly. It is great to see what other user groups in … Continue reading

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Microsoft .NET 3.0 Readiness Training – Australian event dates

The Microsoft Partner Readiness team is running a series of 2-day .NET 3.0 workshops around Australia over the next three months. The training represents exception value to Microsoft Partners and gives you to chance to learn more about the exciting … Continue reading

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Tricks and Tips for installing VS2005 and more

In my consulting roll with VSTS/TFS, one of the things I often work with clients on is how to setup and configure their development environment on their developer PCs. With the size and complexity of developer SOEs these days, it … Continue reading

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I’ve been tagged by the meme challenge

I first noticed the tagging frenzy when Frankie was tagged back on 28th December. Now Dugie has done the deed and I’ve been tagged! In short, “Someone tags you and asks you to reveal 5 things that folks probably don’t … Continue reading

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Installing the Team Foundation Server MSSCCI Provider 1.2 (Steps for Visual Basic 6)

I received an email from Tim this morning through my blog contact form that thanked me for my steps in my Installing and configuring the VB6 MSSCCI provider post. In his email, Time mentioned he had some issues with the install. … Continue reading

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2007 off to a great start – Thanks Microsoft [MVP]

Well I must say that my 2007 has started well, especially this morning when I opened my Inbox and found an email from Microsoft congratulating me on becoming a Microsoft Most Valued Professional (MVP). I get to join the ranks of a … Continue reading

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