New course: Source Control with TFS Version Control

We’re excited to announce a new online course at LearningLine:

Source Control with TFS Version Control
by John Bowen

This course is a hands-on exploration of Team Foundation Server’s and Visual Studio’s source control system authored by the very talented John Bowen. Here are all the details:

Course Summary

Do you need to get up to speed on Team Foundation version control? Then the Source Control with TFS Version Control course is built for you! This course digs into all the details of using TFS source control. It covers all the basics: checkin, checkout, and changesets. Then you’ll dig into more advanced topics such as branching and merging, leveraging the TFS power tools, getting the most out of workspaces and more. The course also covers important changes introduced in Visual Studio / Team Foundation Server 2012.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, you should be proficient in the following:

  • Become familiar with all of Visual Studios TFS related windows
  • Check files into and out of source control
  • Merge files when there are versioning conflicts
  • Use the pending changes window to drive your agile dashboards
  • View the history of a project and track its changes over time
  • Branch code to allow for increased parallel development across features and teams
  • Use local and server workspaces to manage how source code is mapped to your local drives
  • Use TFS Power Tools to be more productive