Azure DevOps planner
This extension features ability to export a planning session into Azure DevOps system. Planning in Azure DevOps itself is hard, way too much clicking. It's so much easier to just type all the tasks in a simple text form and then just export them.
To start a planning session open a new file in vscode and change the language to
Before you can start you have to configure connection to your Azure DevOps account. For that you will need a URL and a token for authentication. For details please check the Configuration.
Now it's time to start planning your first story. You can start by typing
Then it's time to enter some tasks in the following manner:
The image should be pretty self-explanatory I hope. The numbers following the tasks are estimations. They will be filled in both Original and Remaining Estimation field in Azure DevOps.
At this point there is a Code Lens action above the user story that lets you publish the changes. Check it out. In case of something is not working just open Output panel and pick
This extension contributes the following settings:
This is a very early stage of development so don't expect everything to work.
Some stuff is hardcoded for now like the Activity under which the tasks are created. It's always