Automate the sending of VSTS Release Summary emails

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Release Sum­ma­ry emails are a great way to share details about a release, includ­ing which envi­ron­ments with sta­tus, relat­ed work items, and relat­ed bugs. While view­ing a release's details, click on the Send Email but­ton to send out a Release Sum­ma­ry. No option exists in VSTS (yet) to auto­mat­i­cal­ly send a Release Sum­ma­ry email, so […]

Can't add Text (multiple line) custom fields to Test Cases in VSTS

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While import­ing Test Cas­es into VSTS from anoth­er test man­age­ment sys­tem for a cus­tomer, I need­ed to add a mul­ti-line text field to Test Cas­es. VSTS has sup­port­ed adding cus­tom mul­ti-line text fields for almost a year now and this seems to work for every Work Item Type except Test Cas­es. When attempt­ing to add […]