Visual Studio 2010 SP1 TFS 2012 Compatibility GDR

UPDATE: 2012-09-12 A new GDR has been posted.  This new GDR update includes previous CUs and adds compatibility for VS 2012 and Windows 8.  The full list of fixes can be found here.

Here is a list of some of the fixes and improvements:

  • Adds support to the TE 2010 client to allow it to work with a TFS 11 server and the Team Foundation Service Preview.
  • Support for multi-line test steps in Microsoft Test Manager
  • KB2522890 – Team Explorer Crashes when opening build from TFS 2008
  • KB2552300 – Gated Check-ins fail with the “Preserve local Changes” option
  • KB2561827 – Microsoft Diff and Merge closes with unhandled exception when comparing two files.

The knowledge base article has not yet been published on the Microsoft Support site.  You can download the update here.

About Wes MacDonald

Wes MacDonald is a DevOps Consultant for LIKE 10 INC., a DevOps consulting firm providing premium support, guidance and services for Azure, Microsoft 365 and Azure DevOps.


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