Not able to connect to TFS cube (Tfs_Analysis - SSAS)

by Xavier Dilip Kumar 13. November 2014 09:20

Exception:

Login failed for user XXX

Explanation:

I am not able to connect to TFS cube even though, I am in Tfs_Analysis --> TfsWarehouseDataReader's role. 

Solution:

Make sure that you have enabled the "Read definition" database permission for TfsWarehouseDataReader role

 

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SQL Analysis Services | TFS 2012 | TFS 2013

Team Explorer Everywhere support for GIT

by Xavier Dilip Kumar 13. November 2014 06:14

Explanation:

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TFS 2013

Failed to access the temporary location. Action - Ensure that the current user has required permissions to access the temporary location.

by Xavier Dilip Kumar 11. November 2014 10:05

Exception:

Failed to access the temporary location.  Action - Ensure that the current user has required permissions to access the temporary location.  

Additional Information:

- Framework setup check failed on all the nodes  - Cause: Cause Of Problem Not Available  

- Action: User Action Not Available Summary of the failed nodes XXXXX  

- Version of exectask could not be retrieved from node "XXXXX"  

- Cause: Cause Of Problem Not Available  - Action: User Action Not Available

Explanation:

I ran into the above exception while installing Oracle client "p13390677_112040_MSWIN-x86-64"

Work Around:

Try to kill "RemoteExecService.exe" process in windows task manager --> processes tab.

 

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General

How to remove Framed Display ads add-on?

by Xavier Dilip Kumar 6. November 2014 14:30

Explanation:

Framed Display is a browser add-on which can be added to all your web browsers including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.The advertisements may appear in the form of pop-ups, web banners, interstitial ads, etc. The ads are rather intrusive, so they will disrupt your online activity.

Solution:

Use the freefixer tool to remove the "Framed Display ads add-on"

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General

Who deleted my MTM objects?

by Xavier Dilip Kumar 4. November 2014 07:26

Explanation:

All MTM objects information are stored in the TFS collection database table ‘tbl_AuditLog’.

Solution:

You can query the TFS collection database table ‘tbl_AuditLog’ as below

USE <TFS collection database>

SELECT tbl_AuditLog.AuditId, tbl_AuditLog.DateModified, tbl_AuditLog.Action, tbl_AuditLog.ObjectType, tbl_Project.ProjectName, tbl_AuditLog.AuditIdentity FROM tbl_AuditLog JOIN tbl_Project ON tbl_AuditLog.ProjectId = tbl_Project.ProjectId 

List of Action code:

None = 0
Delete = 1
Reset = 2

List of Object Types:

None = 0
TestRun = 1
TestConfiguration = 2
TestPlan = 3
TestPoint = 5
TestResult = 6
TestVariable = 7
TestResolutionState = 8
TestSettings = 9
Attachment = 10
TestSuite = 11
TestSuiteEntry = 12
TeamProject = 13
TestVariableValue = 14
TestConfigurationVariable = 15
BugFieldMapping = 16
Session = 17
TestController = 18
DataCollector = 19
TestCase = 20
SharedSteps = 21
Other = 1000

You can query the TFS configuration database table ‘tbl_Identity’ for user details

SELECT [Sid],[Id],[DisplayName],[Domain],[AccountName],[MailAddress] FROM [Tfs_Configuration].[dbo].[tbl_Identity] where [Tfs_Configuration].[dbo].[tbl_Identity].[Id] = '<tbl_AuditLog.AuditIdentity value>'

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MTM

TF401009 and TF400997 errors during scheduled backups

by Xavier Dilip Kumar 2. November 2014 03:50

Exceptions:

TF401009: The TFS service account NT AUTHORITY\LOCAL SERVICE cannot access network shares.  Change to an account that can access the backup path.
TF400997: SQL Server service is running as NT AUTHORITY\NETWORKSERVICE. Please change this account to an account that can be accessed

Explanation:

Scheduled Backups end up with failure, when granted permissions for the NT AUTHORITY\LOCAL SERVICE and the NT AUTHORITY\NETWORKSERVICE accounts on the backup path.

WorkAround:

To run Scheduled Backups without errors, you have to change the JobAgent and the Sql Server service accounts to User account.

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TFS 2013

I don’t see MS Build logging verbosity property in TFS 2013 build definition

by Xavier Dilip Kumar 1. November 2014 08:47

Explanation:

This feature is not available in TFS 2013.

Solution:

You can set the verbosity in build definition using MSBuild arguments section in process tab

/flp:verbosity="<verbosity>"

Following are the levels of verbosity that can be set for the ms build output:

· Quiet
· Minimal
· Normal
· Detailed
· Diagnostic

 

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Team Build | TFS 2013

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