Set personal or team favorites
VSTS | TFS 2017.1
As your code base, work tracking efforts, developer operations, and organization grows, you'll want to be able to quickly navigate to those object of interest to you and your team. Setting favorites allows you to do just that.
This topic shows you how to:
- Favorite a repository, build definition, shared query, delivery plan, or test plan
- Favorite a team or team project
- View your personal favorites
- Unfavorite an object
Changes based on preview features.
You can set favorites for yourself or your team. You can set them for these objects, from the hub or page listed:
- Code repository -> Code>Branches (personal favorite only)
- Build definition -> Build & Release>Queries
- Queries -> Work>Queries
- Delivery plans -> Work>Plans (personal favorite only)
- Test Plans -> Test>Test Plans (personal favorite only)
- Team project or team -> Account>Projects (personal favorite only)
Delivery Plans requires installation of the Delivery Plans extension.
Favorite a code repository
From your web browser, open the Code hub, open the repository menu and click the star icon next to the repository you want to favorite.
Favorite a build definition
From your web browser, open the Build-Release hub, Builds>All Definitions page. Next, open the context menu of the build definition you want to favorite, and then select Add to my favorites or Add to team favorites.
Favorite a shared query
From your web browser, open the Work hub, Queries page. Next, open the context menu of the shared query you want to favorite, and then select Add to my favorites or Add to team favorites.
Favorite a Delivery Plan
To mark a Delivery Plan as a favorite, open the Work>Plans page and click the star icon next to the Delivery Plan.
Favorite a test plan
To mark a test plan as a favorite, open the Test>Test Plans page and click the star icon next to a test plan from the menu that shows All test plans.
Favorite a team or team project
Open your account page by clicking the project icon as shown from anywhere in the web portal.
You'll see something similar to the following welcome page.
From the Projects page, click the star icon next to the team or team project you want to favorite.
View personal favorites through your account hub
From your account hub, open the Favorites page to quickly access any object or item that you've marked as a favorite.
Unfavorite an object
You can unfavorite an object from your account hub by going to your account hub Favorites page and clicking the star icon of a currently favorited object.
Similarly, you can unfavorite an object from the same page where you favorited it.