TeamCompanion improves Search Result Highlighting

Highlighting is now visible in both grid and HTML work item previews.
March 20, 2012 - 11:24
Feature Release

TeamCompanion for MS Outlook is an Add-In that integrates Microsoft Outlook with Microsoft Team Foundation Server. You can access project related information using Microsoft Outlook without having to switch between applications. It enables accessing some of the most important artifacts in your Team System environment, such as team projects and work items without the need to use the Visual Studio Team Explorer or Team System Web Access.

Updates in 4.4

Support for creation of work items using the Plan and Prioritize planning tool

  • Implemented support for adding work items in the sprint backlog
  • Added support to undo newly created PBI items or tasks

Search results highlighting

  • Quick search results (available on each query folder) are now highlighted
  • Highlighting is visible in both grid and HTML work item preview
  • Added ability to switch between HTML preview and work item edit form

Plan and Prioritize planning tool enhancements

  • Implemented support for mapping sprint work item types to team iterations
  • Native support for Scrum 2.0 process template

About Ekobit

Ekobit is an independent software and consulting company specializing in providing ICT services and solutions using Microsoft technologies and platforms. Founded in 1992, Ekobit has gained considerable international experience in consulting, project management and application development in various vertical industries.

Viewing Work Items in Outlook with TeamCompanion for MS Outlook.


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