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When you run the TweakUI command in Visual Studio 2008 Team Foundation Server, and then you click View Certificate, the certificate for the Team Foundation Server Service account does not appear.
This problem occurs in the following scenario:
Hotfix informationA supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, it is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next Visual Studio 2008 Team Foundation Server service pack that contains this hotfix.
To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Customer Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
PrerequisitesYou must have Team Explorer 2008 installed to apply this hotfix. Apply this hotfix on the client computer and on the application tier (AT) computer when you require an all-purpose client certificate for the Team Foundation Server Service account.
Restart requirementYou do not have to restart the computer.
File informationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
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To work around this problem, use one of the following methods:
For more information about how to configure Team Foundation Server to require HTTPS and SSL, visit the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) Web site:
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa833873.aspxFor more information about how to configure Team Foundation Server to require client certificates, visit the following Microsoft TechNet Web site:
http://technet2.microsoft.com/windowsserver/en/library/19cd478b-9a61-43a8-b288-67afa1a343b41033.mspx?mfr=trueFor more information about Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Foundation Server Power Tools, visit the following MSDN Web site:
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