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TFS 2012: Set Default Task Activity in the Scrum Template


There is no option to do so without modifying the Task workitem template.

  • You need to install the TFS 2012 Power Tools

http://visualstudiogallery.msdn.microsoft.com/b1ef7eb2-e084-4cb8-9bc7-06c3bad9148f

  • Open Visual Studio 2012
  • Click on Open WIT from Server

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  • Select Task to modify the Tasks template

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  • Click on Edit on the Activity field. At this point we want to know the valid values

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  • Select SuggestedValues and click on Edit
  • You should see a list of the valid values
  • Close all the dialogs to get back to the previous screen shot

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  • Click on the Workflow tab
  • Right click on ToDo and click on Open Details

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  • Click on the new Button
  • Select Microsoft.VSTS.Common.Activity from the drop down

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  • Click on the Rules tab
  • Click on the New Button
  • Select DEFAULT

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  • Select value from the From combobox and type Development in the Value field

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  • Click OK to close the Default dialog
  • Click OK to close the workflow State Field Rules dialog

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  • click the save button.

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  • Create new Task from Visual Studio or Web Access

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