[How Do I:] Create My Own Bug Work Item?

By Chris Menegay|11 minutes|
This video demonstrates how to create your own Bug Work Item definition for use in Visual Studio Team System. We see how a Work Item is defined by an XML file that we can manually edit in order to add, remove or modify the fields, workflows, and forms associated with a particular type of Work Item.


This article was originally created on June 12, 2007

Author Information

Chris Menegay

Chris Menegay – Chris Menegay is a Development Process Specialist for Notion Solutions, Inc., a consulting and training firm specializing in software development process and Visual Studio Team System. He has been working with Visual Studio Team System full-time since 2004. Chris has been working closely with Microsoft since 2004 to understand the direction of Visual Studio Team System and working with customers to improve their software development teams by implementing the tools effectively. Chris has worked with a variety of companies ranging in size from 50 employees up to Fortune 100 companies. He has written white papers and articles on Team System for MSDN and MSDN Magazine. Chris is a Microsoft MVP (Team System), a Microsoft Regional Director and a member of the INETA Speakers Bureau.