G (Visual Studio ALM Glossary)

This glossary defines key terms that are used in the Visual Studio Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) Help.

gated check-in

A build option that requires files to be built before they can be checked in. If the build fails, the files cannot be checked in.

generic test

A known Visual Studio test type that encapsulates an unknown test or tool, and allows Visual Studio to treat it as a known type.


Replaces workspace version with specified server version which, by default, is the latest version.


A command in the work item query builder that enables you to join query two clauses with a Boolean operator.

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