Monthly Archives: November 2011

Deleting TFS 2010 work items

This is how to do this: Open a command prompt, change to your Visual Studio 2010 dir (usually “c:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\Common 7\IDE”). Execute this command replacing 123 with your work item id and the http://tfs01:8080/tfs/DefaultCollection with your TFS … Continue reading

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The DTS_E_CANNOTACQUIRECONNECTIONFROMCONNECTIONMANAGER ierror can sometimes be resolved by verifying that the called stored procedure exists and that the executing user account has access to it. Thank you Microsoft for inventing world’s longest constant name and thus screwing up my WordPress … Continue reading

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When IIS 6 doesn’t want to let you in – 401 Access Denied

Had a little fight with my local IIS 6 running on a local user account using integrated authentication. It just wouldn’t let me in, no matter what rights I assigned to the user and to the directory. Apparently this is … Continue reading

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