Connecting to TFS2010 from VSTS2008

July 29, 2009

In a previous post I explained my system setup with Hyper-V running 2 images with TFS2008 and TFS2010. Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Suite was also installed on the main operating system to be able to connect to TFS2008 and TFS2010 at the same time. Connecting to TFS2010 is a bit awkward becaused you need to supply the full url with the name of the tfs instance while normally you must only supply the TFS server name for connecting to TFS2008.

When adding a server in VSTS2010, it’s back to basics …