Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2010 and external access FQDN

Yesterday I’ve installed Microsoft (TFS) Team Foundation Server 2010 and today I’m struggling with the configuration. My team wants to access the TFS / Source Control Safe using internal but also external host names. So, how to accomplish the right configuration? Good question. To save your time i thought I’ll blog about my journey ..

i realized that a setup of a proper configuration requires a lot of time .. time i don’t have at the moment. So i decided to post what i have and update the post when i find the time ….




If you get a "Access denied" or "No network provider accepted the given network path" then read here

Microsoft KB 926642 Entry Disable the Loop Back Check on your TFS Server

Probably the best paper / explanation

Exposing TFS 2010 (Beta 2+) to the Internet by Aron Block (use Save as Docx!)

two other guys blogging about this issue …