TEK Workitem is a Free set of tools for Visual Studio that extend TFS Work Item Tracking functionality.
TEK Workitem adds functionality to TFS inside Visual Studio.
Features & Benefits
It allows users to perform advanced and customizable work item search, delete or export work items to xml directly from the UI.
Create Hyperlinks to work items, queries and source code and open items directly in Visual Studio from Hyperlinks that can be used from any other external application (e-mail application, Excel, Word, Internet Explorer, etc.)
Create hyperlinks to queue new Builds.
TFS Hyperlink: Open work Items, queries and source code “In Visual Studio” via Hyperlink from everywhere “Outside or inside visual Studio”. We also support the possibility to open and search any work items or queries across Team Project Collections.
Create Links to queue a build definitions from a hyperlink
TEK Search: it allows you to search work items by id or text and more. You have a private query for each Team project where to customize the query definitios. It can also search and open TFS Queries.
Delete work items directly from Visual Studio. This functionality is only allowed for TFS Team Project Collection Administrators.
Export selected work items to xml.
Edit Area and iteration on multiple Query definitions at once