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When you save a work item in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Foundation Server, you receive the following error message:
The server operation failed (BackendArgumentException)
This problem occurs because a combination of the Deny Read permission and of the Allow Write permission is not supported in work item tracking. If you have this permission combination, you receive an error message when you save a work item.
Note Even though you receive an error message, the work item that you are trying to save is still saved to the team project.
To resolve this problem, set the Read permission to Allow for the affected user. To do this, follow these steps:
For more information, see the "Team Foundation Server Permissions" topic in the Visual Studio Team Foundation Server Administrator’s Guide.
The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Download the TFSAdmin-v60317.chm package now.
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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Steps to reproduce this problem
For more information about permissions, visit the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) Web site:
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms252587.aspxFor more information about tracking work items, visit the following MSDN Web site: