Connecting to Team Foundation Server
Technical Note 87817
1/14/2020 4:04 PM
When trying to connect to Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) from IAR Embedded Workbench using an "
- A few seconds passes by.
- A '
server busy' error is shown.
Current solution -- Use Subversion (SVN) as API
TFS can communicate via a Subversion bridge, for example SvnBridge.
Deprecated Solution -- try to get SCC to work
Important note - The IAR Embedded Workbench shared components version 8 and later (introduced 2017) do not provide SCC integration.
Try to get a working connection by adding a new key to the Windows Registry.
- For Windows 64-bit the key is:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Team Foundation Server MSSCCI Provider\Settings\IAR Embedded Workbench IDE\IarIdePm.exe
- For Windows 32-bit the key is:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Team Foundation Server MSSCCI Provider\Settings\IAR Embedded Workbench IDE\IarIdePm.exe
- For this key, add a 32-bit value “issues” (without quotation marks):
Use Subversion (SVN) to connect to Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
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