TFS Timetracker Feature Requests (closed)

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  1. Calculate budgets in $ using a charge out rate

    Our projects are developed by a partner.

    Each contractor working for that partner has a charge out rate when doing a particular activity (Deployment, Design, Development, Documentation, Requirements, Testing). We use the native TFS "Activity" field for this.

    We have a number of Bands that a team member may be in: Senior, Mid-Level, Junior, Intern.

    We have a matrix of charge out rates; each contractor is related to a Band, and the charge out rate is determined by the Activity.

    We would like to be able to calculate the total budget used for far in $.

    For example,

    John ->…

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    • Allow to start traking time directly from Visual studio

      As developer when I start working on a task, I 1st add it in Visualstudio "in progress work", then i need to go to Time tracker, set the task ID and start tracking.
      It would be nice if i can start recording time by using VisualStudio context Menu.
      Right click in the task and click on "Start Tracking".

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      • Bind budgets to AreaPath (or other fields), not only iterations

        As a user i want to make budgets for tasks with specific AreaPath so that i am not bound to iterations as a control mechanism. This would improve flexibility a lot!

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        • client option to set the end time in the past and start a new task from previous end time

          If I forget to stop and change task, I’d like an option in the client to set the end time in the past and start a new task from this time. Currently (unless there is a better way I don’t know about) I need to go to the my tracked time, add a new entry and edit the end time of the previous, add the start time of the latest to avoid gaps. There has to be a better way.

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          • Support for Team Foundation Server 15 (RC2)

            I tried to add the extension to TFS 15 (RC2) but it tells me "This extension is currently unavailable for Team Foundation Server. Please add support for the latest TFS.

            10 votes
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            • Add reminder for users to log time based on the total time recorded on a day

              This really helps managers to keep on track with logged times of the employees. Or at least make them available as an alert in the VSTS alerts or queries.

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              • After the trial period the timesheet continue available to see data saved

                After the trial period the timesheet vanishes from my VSTS panel and I cant extract the data saved there unless I pay for one more month. It shoud be available to users see and extract data after the trial period.

                3 votes
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                • Bring back "End" Column to Monthly

                  Since some release in May column "End" was removed from daily detail in Monthly page for VSTS version. It was very useful for comparing times and checking for intersection of times. Now we had to manually calculate end time of time entry which is annoying and decreasing tools usability

                  14 votes
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                  • Allow user to export his own times.

                    As user i may want have a way to export my times in excel. It may be for personal analyse, or as contractor to provide time spent.

                    I suggest to allow user with "Team" permission to access to Times explorer with a filter on his own profile.

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                    • windows client to have option for always on top

                      Add option for windows client to be "always on top" so that is always showing and on top.

                      I use 3 monitors. It would be nice if one of the monitors could just show my current work item/time with the windows client always being displayed.

                      3 votes
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                      • Make the Windows Application Dialog resizable

                        would be cool if the dialog is resizable. When you hover an item then it has two lines. then you don't see much because vert and horit scrollbars are added.

                        if you can resize than this isn't a problem...

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                        • Ability to access Time Configuration settings from VSTS Home Page

                          I am using VSTS and as a user I have to go into a project to change the configuration. This might be deceiving as the end user might think the configuration settings are only for that specific project and not for TFS Timetracker across all projects

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                          • Handle automatically the completed work field

                            It would be nice, if the completed work field is filled with the sum of the logged time automatically.

                            13 votes
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                            • 3 votes
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                                Thank you for your post of a feature request for TFS Timetracker.
                                We want to inform you that the service ‘Uservoice’ is discontinued and your post has been moved.
                                If you want to get future status updates, you need to ‘Follow’ your post here:
                                https://support.tfs-timetracker.com/hc/en-us/community/posts/115000203986-Allow-me-the-option-add-all-timetracker-fields-via-PowerTools-so-that-I-can-integrate-this-data-with-the-rest-of-the-data-captured-in-TFS

                              • Expose API access to Times from VSO

                                To support our existing time tracking software, please expose an API that we can call to programmatically access times recorded for VSO projects. We can then programmatically export recorded times, or develop on our own visuals in TFS such as rollup views by feature or epic.

                                4 votes
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                                • Aggregate hours for all views and work items; Show aggregate time spent on parent work items in any view

                                  I wish I could post a picture. It would better describe the concept.

                                  I want one view to see the Feature, PBIs, and Tasks' hours rolled up to the parent work items; similarly to how a summary task works in MS Project. Make these new total fields available on the PBI or Feature backlog or boards.

                                  10 votes
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                                  • Track time on multiple workitems at the same time

                                    Possibility to track your time on multiple work items at the same time in order to track the Service Level given to a specific work item. The customer can monitor the completed hours and check when the ticket is solved.

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                                        Thank you for your post of a feature request for TFS Timetracker.
                                        We want to inform you that the service ‘Uservoice’ is discontinued and your post has been moved.
                                        If you want to get future status updates, you need to ‘Follow’ your post here:
                                        https://support.tfs-timetracker.com/hc/en-us/community/posts/115000210803-Provide-a-list-of-the-approved-or-considered-features-slated-for-release-for-onprem-and-other-versions-let-us-vote-on-those

                                      • Reporting UI or PowerBI Connectivity

                                        I'd like some way to easily report on the hours spent by project per time period (day, week, month, custom range) as well as by person. I'd imagine these to be separate charts. I'm not sure if extensions are allowed to be exposed to PowerBI connectivity, with the other VSTS data, but that would also be a viable solution, then customers can create reports for all different types of data.

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                                        • Add/Edit Time Record does not date format setting in TFS

                                          Add/Edit Time Record is always in US date format. It does not use the date format set in Project Settings

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