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Project Description
Displays the active status of build definitions from Team Foundation Server 2015, 2013, 2012, 2010 or Visual Studio Online.

Team Build Screen was originally created by Jim Liddell. The project has received many excellent contributions and is always happy to see more. If you are interested in helping please contact Staffan.

  • Supports Visual Studio Online, TFS 2015, TFS 2013, TFS 2012 and TFS 2010.
  • Basic support for Jenkins (source only - no installer)
  • Communicates the status of the build in real-time
  • Implemented as a desktop application and a screen saver
  • Supports multiple build definitions
  • Supports multiple team projects
  • Information displayed includes:
    • Team project name
    • Build definition name
    • Build status
    • Requested by
    • Started on
    • Completed on
    • Test results
    • Code coverage
    • Build queued icon
    • Older builds appear faded
Project Status
The current recommended release is Team Build Screen 3.0. This release introduces official support for TFS 2015 and is backward compatible with TFS 2013, 2012, 2010 and Visual Studio Online.

The project is being semi-actively maintained, and contributions are welcome.

Screenshot - Desktop Application
The controls to access the settings only appear with mouse movement. After a short delay they are hidden.


Screenshot - Desktop Application Full Screen or Screen Saver
When running the desktop application in full screen, moving the mouse reveals controls to access the settings or minimise/restore/close the window. After a short delay they are hidden.


To install and run Team Build Screen you must have the following installed:

Last edited Sep 15, 2015 at 9:34 AM by liddellj, version 65