Team Foundation Create Work Item

   

 

Use the Team Foundation Create Work Item action to create a new work item in the Team Foundation server's database.

 

 

tf_workitem_newitem

 

Team Foundation Server

 

You can connect to the default Team Foundation server (specified under Options -> Other -> Team Foundation Work Items) or specify a specific server to connect to.

 

Project

 

Specify the name of the project in which to create the new Work Item.

 

 

New Item

 

Specify a work item type, and the title of the new item. The drop-down menu displays Team Foundation built in types. To enter a custom work item type, type it into the combo box field.

 

 

"Fail if a work item matching this title and type already exists..."

 

The action can be set to fail if a work item matching it's description already exists.

 

 

"Edit existing fields if a work item matching this title and type already exists..."

 

If this checkbox is set then the action will edit the existing work item instead of creating a duplicate. Incompatible with the "Fail if a work item matching this title and type..." option.

 

 

"Save the new Work Item Id to a variable..."

 

Optionally, choose a FinalBuilder variable name to write the Work Item ID.

 

 

 

Field Values Property Page

 

See the Team Foundation Work Item overview topic.