Visual Studio Online Tutorial to Enable Team Tab on Excel

Author by Ted Wentzel

Excel’s Team tab allows for easy importing and exporting to/from Visual Studio Online and simplifies bulk editing of work items. You can enable the Team tab by following just a few steps, which are listed below:

  1. If you haven’t installed Visual Studio or Team Explorer, you’ll need to go to this Microsoft link.
  2. Click Download to install Team Explorer.
    Team Explorer VSO 2013
  3. After it is installed, the Team tab should automatically show up in Excel (Skip to step ). If the Team tab doesn’t show up automatically, go to Step 4.
    Team Tab
  4. Click the FILE tab in an Excel Workbook.
  5. Click Options in the navigation pane and click Customize Ribbon.
  6. In the Customize the Ribbon pane, click the TEAM checkbox. Click OK.
    Customize Ribbon
  7. Enjoy your new Team tab in your Excel Workbooks!
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