How to: Set Build Quality
Team Foundation Build is installed with a set of build qualities used to specify the build quality for builds; additional build qualities can be added to meet your needs. For more information, see.
To perform this procedure, you must have the Team Foundation Server Edit build status permission set to Allow. For more information, see.
To set the build quality
Open the Team Build Browser and view the build summary status. For more information, see.
In the Team Build Browser, under the Build Quality column associated with the build row for which you want to change the quality, click the drop-down arrow and select the desired quality. The states available are shown in the following table:
Quality State Description
Initial Test Passed
The build has passed its initial test.
Lab Test Passed
The lab has passed its tests.
Ready for Deployment
The build is ready for deployment.
Ready for Initial Test
The build is ready for its initial test pass.
The build is in a rejected state.
The build is released.
The user acceptance testing has passed.
The build is under investigation.
The build is in an unexamined state.
You can create new quality states that apply to your team environment, for more information, see.
The selected build quality is updated in Team Build Browser.