Incorrect colors in Work Item editing control opened from Excel - by Alexander Korol

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ID 771938 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 11/22/2012 4:50:09 AM
Access Restriction Public


When bulk editing and publishing TFS workitems in Excel using integration provided by Visual Studio 2012 - when workitem has invalid fields - the work item editing control can be opened to fix the errors. The control has similar, but not exact same colors as Visual Studio 2012 light theme. Thus controls currently disabled lack borders since it seems border color is same as form background color. Also titles are black - when in light theme they are dim gray. Also regardless of theme selected in Visual Studio - the control opened from excel has "light" appearance.
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Posted by Microsoft on 2/28/2013 at 4:56 PM
Thanks for the feedback. When work item form is shown outside of VS we use the windows colors, not VS specific colors.
Posted by Microsoft on 11/22/2012 at 7:55 PM
Thanks for your feedback.

We are rerouting this issue to the appropriate group within the Microsoft Visual Studio Connect Support Team for triage and resolution. These specialized experts will follow-up with your issue.
Posted by Microsoft on 11/22/2012 at 4:51 AM
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