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What happens when a PAT expires

In azure devops when you create a PAT you can set it's lifetime up to a year. What happens when it expires? Does it auto renew? Do I need to crate a new one and for every service that uses it, I ...
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Creating a task for a backlog item automated in the release pipeline of VSTS

I'm looking for a possibility to create a task and attach it to a backlog-item from the release pipeline in Microsofts TFS/VSTS. So far I couldn't find anything that would make this possible. Has ...
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Continuous integration azure slow or fails

Two weeks ago the deployment time for my Azure Bots started to be totally atypical Before it was running between 2-4 minutes max. but since then it takes more than 30mins or most of the times ...
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Container to Obfuscate

I have a few CI environment in VSTS. One for dev, QA, staging, and production. my builds are created in the cloud by VSTS build agents. these builds are not obfuscated by design and need to be ...
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How to generate Code Churn in VSTS?

In this article I noticed that is it possible to generate code churn reports for TFS: I would like to generate the similar report using Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS). Is that possible and, if so,...
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Conditionally stopping SQL replication during deployment

The project that i recently started working on uses a dacpac to deploy / update a database in MS SQL Server. The database is replicated, whenever the dacpac contains modifications to any table, we ...
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How Build Retention Policy Works in VSTS/Azure DevOps Server 2019 using Build Definitions

Hi , I want to know How Build Retention Policy Work Internally. I have a shared location where outputs of all Builds copied.Build retention Policy deletes those outputs/artifacts according to ...
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Gitflow with pull request or pull request

My team is currently using gitflow workflow into develop branch. Here is an overview for what we are doing. We are a sql server data warehouse team using Azure repos and Azure devops to build and ...
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How to I get a TFS CI Build to Bastion Host?

My company is implementing Azure for the first time. We have applications doing Devops stuff( CI/CD) on-prem. Now, we are going to deploy to Azure from on-Prem. But we are connecting to Azure through ...
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Azure Devops: Filter Test Projects in Nuget Build Pipeline

I'm working on a nuget build pipeline. My problem is that my integration test project is being packaged and deployed to the azure artifacts, while my unit test projects are not. The integration test ...
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Can anyone explain what is happening in an Azure Devops build and release in more detail?

I'm finding the Azure devops documentation pretty poor - or maybe I'm just not familiar enough with it for it to make any kind of sense to me. Having said that, I've managed to create a build pipeline ...
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Azure DevOps/Pipelines seed job equivalent?

I'm looking at moving to Azure and using Azure Pipelines (I've used Jenkins before now) - I plan to deploy to Azure Kubernetes Service and store my Docker images in an Azure Container Registry. Using ...
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Add a rule to a work item type with formula in Azure DevOps boards

In Azure DevOps I'm adding some fields on a task and now I'll do some calculations with them. For example if I enter in field A 10 and in the field B 50, field C must be equal to 15, calculated using ...
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Web deploy package for asp.net website

I have created two websites in single solution. I have created a VSTS build definition with following MSBuild arguments: /p:DeployOnBuild=true /p:WebPublishMethod=Package /p:PackageAsSingleFile=true /...
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Migrating from TFS 2015 to DevOps Server 2019

We are attempting to migrate our current TFS 2015 (Source control and build server) to Azure DevOps Server 2019. We have followed the instructions given on the We have followed all instructions ...
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Installing Composer Fails in Azure

I'm new the CI - CD field.I signed up for the azure free plan and have been trying to deploy my laravel website on my laravel DevOps project I created on azure.It fails spectacularly.It says composer ...
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Unable to import pyodbc in an Azure function

I have an Azure function which runs fine locally but when I run it after deploying to azure it gives an error: "No module named 'pyodbc'". Any help?
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Azure ARM template limits - what is a template expression

I read this: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-gb/azure/azure-subscription-service-limits#template-limits and see that the limits is 4mb which is fine. My template is no way near this. But I can see that ...
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Kanban Board: customising number of fields displayed on the board items for individual user preference

This may be a similar question to https://stackoverflow.com/questions/56999453/is-there-a-way-to-visualise-a-query-in-a-kanban-style-board-view Is it possible to have a custom views for the Kanban ...
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How to view statistics on code churn per developer and commit data using Power BI?

I have been tasked with creating a report on developer efficiency statistics and would like any pertinent information on how to use Power BI with our Azure DevOps repo (or any other means, this was ...
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Azure DevOps Server deleted builds don't free up space

The on premises SQL Server 2017 database, for Azure DevOps Server is approaching 280GB in size. One of our builds was adding 210MB artifact to Azure DevOps Server (on premises) instance. The build job ...
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How to determine mappings between Azure VMs and Azure storage accounts

I am organizing the resources of an azure tenant. I am creating new resource groups to host resources with different utilization. Formerly all resources where in the same Resource Group. There were ...
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Facing issue while using “Publish Over CIFS Plugin” jenkins plugin?

I am using Jenkins in windows machine to build my .Net code and to publish artifacts in IIS server hosted on remote windows server. in this process i followed following steps. Installed jenkins,...
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Resource Group Deployment never ends

I have an ARM template that is meant to deploy an Azure private DNS and a small number of linked VNets to a new Resource Group. I am doing this deployment through az CLI, but the deployment seems to ...
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How to build asp core 2.2 linux image on Hosted Windows 2019 with VS2019?

I'm currently redefining our build pipeline and build our sources by using the VM image windows-latest which currently resolves to Hosted Windows 2019 with VS2019. After calling publish I get my ...
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How do I specify a database name for a SQL DB Deploy task?

Using Azure DevOps, I'm trying to setup a SQL DB Deploy task as a part of a new release pipeline. Database Name is a required field for this task. However, the field is read only, so I cannot manually ...
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Deploy desktop application in Azure DevOps

I'm using Azure DevOps and I need a way to release an internal desktop application. Right now I have a pipeline ready and generating artifacts, but I don't see anywhere in the documentation how can I ...
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Can we reuse Variables across variable groups in Azure DevOps?

I'm using DevOps to deploy Azure Data Factory ARM template I'm using a deployment pipeline to take artifacts from a prior build pipeline and deploy to various environments (TEST, PROD) I've created ...
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Azure DevOps extract unique visitors

I am running a version of Azure DevOps and would like to track adoption. Is it possible to get the number of unique visitors who have logged in / used Azure DevOps in the last 30 days, for instance?
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How to access VSTS (Azure DevOps) Service Endpoint through PowerShell?

I am trying to access the VSTS Service Endpoint through PowerShell. My goal is to use Service Endpoint Credentials to authenticate a service using PowerShell or command line. Is it possible? Please ...
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Hide a custom field from work item layout and set its default value

How can I hide a custom field from workItem layout, and it should be added in Web Hook payload.? When I set the default value for the custom field, it gets reset upon creation of new Bug and then its ...
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File not uploading properly in Azure using Postman

I want to upload file as an attachment in Azure devOps, I consult this link it is uploading successfully but attachment format is not right, it is not view able neither in ADO nor after downloading it....
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In Azure Devops, is it possible to pass an argument that is variable on the source environment?

I am trying to create a Task Group that can be used interchangeably between Build and Release pipelines. However, I am having an issue passing one of the arguments to my Powershell Task Group. The ...
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GoCD build on VSTS pull request to develop

Could GoCD be integrated with VSTS through API in order to be able to trigger builds on pull request ready to be merged state? Having all this manually triggered from the feature branch is clear, but ...
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Assign bug from different repo when creating a pull request

Say I have 2 repos... And I have a work item (or bug, or whatever) in one repo, and my code in another repo (yes, I know it's silly, that's how my group rolls for historical reasons). Is there a way ...
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WorkItem Tracking error when performing clone operation in Azure Devops

Today I received an error when trying to clone test plans in Azure DevOps web portal. Steps: In Visual Studio, I select the Test Case option I find the Test Plan I want to clone, select it , and ...
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How to completely replace master with another branch in TFS Azure Devops

Using TFS Azure Devops, there is a repo with valid code being maintained in a secondary branch. However, the master branch is multiple years out of date. I want to obliterate the contents of master ...
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Azure Pipelines with Bitbucket “unresolved user”

I'm using Azure Pipelines to build a Node.JS project hosted in Bitbucket. I've enabled continuous integration and everything works fine, except for the fact that Azure doesn't recognise the Bitbucket ...
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How to setup Azure DevOps Pipelines and Releases with multiple apps

Wanting to deploy a collection of .NET Core API's (microservices) using Azure DevOps I run into some challenges: Having 10+ small API's, how should I setup the Release Pipeline? One pipeline with one ...
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Exclude sub .vcxproj from .sln when using Azure pipelines CI tool

Following is my azure-pipelines.yml. It's a generic one for Visual Studio (Windows) project that triggers on master and trying to build the main .sln file. The problem is that I have three sub ....
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Provisioning & Configuring VM on Azure

As part of QA pipeline(in Jenkins), we need to add a provisioning and configuration automation of a VM to run the QA tests. Jenkins pipeline can trigger ansible code for provisioning and ...
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VSTS Azure for DevOps: Unit test checking mechanism on pull request

Is there a way in VSTS Azure for DevOps to implement unit test checking mechanism on pull request. The condition is to only allow commits that change something in the unittest folder for example.
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Cannot add a new user in Azure DevOps

Trying to add a new user to a project, but the task keeps failing with the following error: "You are trying to invite a user from outside your directory but you are not allowed to make common users ...
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Multi configuration deployment for product based company with 100+ clients using Azure DevOps/VSTS

We are product based company and have around 15 applications that include web applications, web services, web apis. These applications are deployed in various servers. Some are deployed on client ...
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Keep Azure Batch Service applications up to date with Azure Devops

I'm building a Release in Azure DevOps where we are deploying a software package as an application to be used in a batch service. The deployment uses the following commands via Azure Powershell ...
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Why does AAD not Sync with Organisation users?

I have an issue with email addresses (username) not sync-ing with AAD and DevOps organisations. I had some email addresses in mixed case (upper & lower) in the AAD, but made them all lowercase ...
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Can you restrict usage of a tag to certain users in VSTS

My question is as in the title. Can you restrict the usage of specific tags so that only a subset of users in that VSTS project can use that those tags?
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Not able to install Docker CE 17.x or 18.x on RHEL Linux

I am trying to install docker latest version using the below curl commands: $ curl -fsSL get.docker.com -o get-docker.sh $ sh get-docker.sh But this script is not working for my RHEL 7.x Error : ...
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Source Control Layout

I'm starting to organize some of our custom VSTS tasks. I'm trying to follow the layout that Microsoft uses at Their GitHub Rpo. I also want to hook up CI/CD with this repo. My issue arises here. I ...
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Trigger a Build in VSTS

I've created a Build definition in VSTS. I can trigger this build by creating a Pull Request. The build creates artifacts and uploads them to VSTS. I also created a Release definition that will ...