Adding .NET Standard to Your .NET Framework Hosted Build Agent

I had an existing .NET Framework project, from which I wanted to reference a .NET Standard 2.0 NuGet package. Due to the project having some history, I needed to make a few changes to get it building via a hosted build agent. Here is a run down of all the changes – if your project […]

Automation Visual Studio

Update Work Items with Build Number During vNext Builds

In the days of XAML Builds in TFS, the build would rather handily update the work item with the appropriate “Integration Build” value… so you knew which release would include your fix. Happy days. Along came vNext builds in TFS / Visual Studio Online / Visual Studio Team Services, which solved all of the pain […]