September 2015 Blog Posts

TeamCompanion v6.0 Released

TeamCompanion v6.0 supports Team Foundation Server 2015 and Visual Studio Online,  introduces new productivity features and brings changes to the maintenance policy. Support for Team Foundation Server 2015 and Visual Studio Online TeamCompanion v6.0 now supports Team Foundation Server 2015 on-premises. In order to connect to this version of TFS you need to install Team Explorer for Microsoft Visual Studio 2013. Team Projects hosted on Visual Studio Online and Team Foundation Server 2013 and 2012 are supported as in our previous versions. Custom Coloring of Work Items in Query Result Lists TeamCompanion...

Color Your Work Items with TeamCompanion v6.0

TeamCompanion introduces custom work item coloring in the query result list. Now you can take advantage of powerful grid coloring capabilities to differentiate work items by their type, state, blocked status and additional custom criteria. Colors are a powerful means of communication. They can help you emphasize important information, group related items, portray time and progress, and identify changes. TeamCompanion embraces colors and now features powerful grid coloring capabilities to help you differentiate work items by their type, state, blocked status and additional custom criteria. Once you get familiar with the color palette of your choice, you...

Easier Filtering in Work Item Query Results

TeamCompanion v6.0 brings easier filtering while viewing work item query results. Each column in the grid now includes a built in dynamic filter that allows you to quickly filter your view based on values from one or more columns. TeamCompanion supports full text search over all work item fields as well as advanced work item field search conditions since its earliest version. The newest version v6.0 introduces dynamic filtering on the level of each column in the work item query results grid. Excel Like Column Level Filtering In the right corner of each grid column header...

TeamCompanion is Introducing New Maintenance Options

Starting with TeamCompanion version 6.0, yearly maintenance will be charged. A one year support is included with each purchase of TeamCompanion 6.0. If you own one of our previous versions, you will first need to upgrade to TeamCompanion v6.0. and then later extend your maintenance period. Our team has been actively supporting our customers since the first release in 2007 free of charge. However, due to the growth of our support activities and the need to manage several different flavors of Outlook and Team Foundation Server, we are introducing new maintenance options. Starting with TeamCompanion v6.0, active support will...