Required Permissions for Team Foundation Administration Console
You can configure and manage various aspects of your deployment of Team Foundation by using the administration console for Team Foundation. For example, you can add a server for hosting team project portals, create and modify team project collections, and change the service account for Visual Studio Team Foundation Server. This administration console is installed when you install one or more of the following components on a server:
An application-tier for Team Foundation Server
The extensions for SharePoint Products
Team Foundation Build
Visual Studio Lab Management
- You must be a member of the local Administrators group on the server where you want to open the console.
- And either a member of the Team Foundation Administrators group or your Edit Server-Level Information permission must be set to Allow.