How To Effectively Track Effort Hours in TFS

In TFS effort is tracked at the task level. The three fields used to track effort are Original Estimate, Remaining Work and Completed Work. Typically these fields are representative of hours of work. However, if your organization has a different standard unit of work you may substitute that. For simplicity sake I will operate under Read more about How To Effectively Track Effort Hours in TFS[…]

Five TFS Tips to Save Your Sanity

Tip #1: Choose Your Team Project Names Carefully TFS has never allowed you to rename team projects once they have been created. Since it is also tedious and time consuming to export and import a team project you should give the name you give a team project some due consideration. Once you’ve chosen the name Read more about Five TFS Tips to Save Your Sanity[…]