Slides & Code from “Testing & Debugging Microsoft SharePoint Applications with Microsoft Visual Studio 2012”

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Just wrapped up speaking at Microsoft TechEd New Orleans 2013.  As promised, here are the slides and demos from the talk I did with Brian Randell.  Testing and Debugging Microsoft SharePoint Applications with Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Visual Studio 2012 updates 1 and 2 have introduced a host of new capabilities to make it easier […]

Visual Studio 2012 Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) for Developers course

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My second course for Pluralsight went up recently – Visual Studio 2012 Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) for Developers.  Here’s the course description and outline: Visual Studio 2012 ALM for Developers This course covers Microsoft’s Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tooling from the perspective of a software developer. Topics include using TFS to minimize the impact of […]

Conflicts between [CodedUITest] and [UnitTest] attributes cause Coded UI tests to fail with NullReferenceException.

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File this under “Programmer Error / Duh.”  I was refactoring a bunch of Coded UI tests to use a base class for common functionality.  I did something dumb and managed to break all my Coded UI tests in a way that was difficult to diagnose. Symptom: NullReferenceExceptions coming from Coded UI test code in UIMap.designer.cs […]