Knowledge Base Index of Topics

A collection of information about Vault Professional, including solutions to common problems.
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Knowledge Base Index of Topics

Post by lbauer » Wed Dec 08, 2010 10:51 am

Vault Standard and Vault Pro share the same source control functionality. Many of the links below refer to Vault Standard, but will also be relevant for Vault Pro.

For Item Tracking, many of the links that refer to Fortress will also be relevant for Vault Pro.

Installation and Upgrading
Upgrading to Vault Professional
Vault Upgrading Guide

Error 2738: Could not access VBScript runtime
IIS must be installed before the .NET Framework
Error: IIS 5 or greater must be installed

ASPNET account not found on Vault server install
Repairing Vault after an IIS reinstall
Install Error: not associated with a trusted connection
Running Vault Server under an Impersonated Windows Account
Re-configuring Vault settings after a Server re-install
Manually uninstalling the server

Connection/Login Problems
Login error You have more active users than valid
Login error: No server was found at the specified URL
Server sessions keeps timing out under Win2k3 and IIS 6
Javascript error when connecting with the Admin Web Client

Troubleshooting "Unable to connect to server"
Error 404 when accessing vaultservice/vaultservice.asmx page
HTTP Error 417 Connecting to Vault Server
CryptoAPI cryptographic service provider (CSP) Error
CryptoAPI error on Windows Server 2003 IIS5.0 isolation mode
Vault Client Can't Connect Through Some Routers (MTU)
SSL Error Your network connection to the server..
Can't connect thru SSL with Vault CPC, Java CLC, or Eclipse
Cant connect Java Vault CPC, Vault CLC, Eclipse or ANT

Configuration Issues
Increasing Maximum Upload Size
Errors when using Vault Pro 7 Reports
Vault Server Install on IIS with Sharepoint or other Service
Configure Security Examples

XML stored procedures are not supported in fibers mode
Failed to loadMsxml2.dll error on checkin
Best Practices for setting up repositories
Moving Vault to a new machine.
Troubleshooting add/checkin upload failures
Determining which account the .NET process model is using
Manually changing the .Net Framework Vault runs under

Running Anti-Virus software w/ SQL Server
Moving from SOS Collaborative Edition to Vault + Dragnet
The TreeDeltaCompresionThreshold option
The Vault Server configuration file ( Vault.config )
Using IdentitySwitcher to configure identity impersonation
Recommendations for optimal Vault performance
Vault Security Described
Vista SP1 stops IIS
Set up Email Notifications

Item Tracking Integration
Integrating Source Control and Work Items
Add attachments inline with work item comments

Plugin Configuration: Shadow Folders, Notify Service, Index Service
Vault Plugin Configuration Guide
FAQ: Shadow Folders with UNC Paths / Windows 2003 Server
Moving Vault when you have Shadow Folders
Shadow Folder Service Configuration Error
Shadow Folders on Windows 2003 Server

SQL Issues
Suggested Vault Database Options Performance Tweak
Do you have a backup of your Vault database?
Moving the Vault Database to a new SQL Server
Moving Vault from one directory to another
How to change the SQL backup directory
Errors after restoring a database
Maintenance: The Vault Server database
Maintenance on the the Vault Index database
Vault SQL Database Options
Server error that refers to MySQL

Visual Studio IDE Integration
Changing Bindings from Vault Standard to Vault Professional
Visual Studio Status Icons and Glyphs
Integration with Visual Studio 2010
Welcome to the Vault/Fortress Visual Studio Enhanced Client
Visual Studio Enhanced IDE Client FAQ
Visual Studio IDE Clients (Vault 4.x/Fortress 1.x)
No source control menus within Visual Studio

Visual Studio .Net IDE Integration Overview
IDE vs. GUI Client
Logging in the IDE
Adding a solution or project to Source Control from IDE
Using Vault and VS.NET integration for web projects
Importing a solution or project that uses IDE Integration
Sharing projects in Visual Studio .Net IDE

Changing the profile that Visual Studio uses to connect
Visual Studio always displays login or repository dialog
Using multiple solutions in same folder with VS.Net IDE
Concurrent Development in the IDE
Working Offline in the Visual Studio .Net IDE
Branching Web Projects
Branching a project stills checks out file from trunk in IDE

Add to Source Control says my working folder is c:\
File Gets Overwritten in IDE on Get Latest
File doesn't get checked in from IDE
Get Latest or Undo Checkout Didn't Overwrite File in IDE
Renaming or Deleting Files within Visual Studio.Net

Opening a shared IDE project changes working folder
Enabling Source Control Functions in Visual Basic 6
Login issue with VB 6 on Windows 2003 Server
How to open a Web Project from Source Control in VS 2005

Re-binding a solution for use with the Vault Visual Studio Enhanced Client

Vault Client
Client-Side Logging
Available Vault Client Logging Classes
Troubleshooting add/checkin upload failures
Understanding the Vault Client
Vault options when connecting to multiple servers
Options for Get Latest operations
Explanation of Vault File Status
Disable the Windows Client Splash Screen

Vault Client-Side Cache Files
Clearing the Client-side Cache
Why is my %appdata% folder so big?
Detecting Modified Files With CRCs
Why are diff and merge files read-only?
Items are "stuck" or orphaned in Pending Change Set
Rolling back a folder or label
Vault Client performance issue on startup

Client API
Vault Client API or Web Service
Sample Command line history query
Accessing the Vault API in Visual Basic 6

Command Line Client
Examples of Common CLC Commands
Command Line Client -- Where's the checkin command?
Command Line Client null error on get
How to label as part of a build script

Fortress/Vault Integration for Dreamweaver
How to Install Vault Dreamweaver Extension

Making the Transition from VSS to Vault
Moving Your VSS Database into Vault

Handoff your VSS Database
Tips for performing a Handoff from VSS
Handoff on a 64-bit Machine

Import Tool
Tips for a Successful VSS Import
Importing a solution or project that uses IDE Integration
Options for a VSS Import
Finding the full VSS Import Tool for Vault Pro

Build Integration Tools
Cruise Control Integration

Source Control Commands and Practices
Best Practices for Managing Branches
Basics of using Label, Cloak, Share, Pin, Branch and Merging
How to label as part of a build script

Product Info/Shameless Marketing
Reasons to Switch from SourceSafe to Vault
Vault vs. CVS
Vault for a single user

Release Notes/Changes per release

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Re: Knowledge Base Index of Topics

Post by Beth » Thu Apr 07, 2016 1:52 pm

If you cannot find what you are looking for in this index, then also check out the Vault Standard Index as most of those articles apply to Vault Professional as well:
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Release Notes

Post by Beth » Fri Apr 07, 2017 10:18 am

Release Notes

Additional Release Notes can be found in the Vault Standard KB.

Vault Professional 10.0.0
Vault Professional 9.1.0
Vault Professional 9.0.0
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SourceGear Technical Support

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