Team Foundation Service Bug - Sprint name issue (Invalid characters , 404 NOT FOUND) - by Frode Fuglestad

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ID 779485 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 3
Opened 2/19/2013 12:40:05 AM
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Invalid url / rendering of sprint title. Unsupported characters not being validated?

The url path for the iteration is: 


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Posted by Microsoft on 2/20/2013 at 10:39 AM
Thanks, this bug is already on our list to fix. The issue is that we do not handle the '+' sign well. If you replace the '+' in the iteration it should start working.
Posted by Microsoft on 2/20/2013 at 4:18 AM
Thanks for your quick response. We are rerouting this issue to the appropriate group within the Visual Studio Product Team for triage and resolution. These specialized experts will follow-up with your issue.
Posted by Frode Fuglestad on 2/20/2013 at 12:59 AM
I have already provided all the information you need to reproduce the bug. And i found a workaround myself to pass the issue that it generated. So please do the reproducing yourselves with the tools you prefer to document with.


Posted by Microsoft on 2/19/2013 at 11:04 PM
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Posted by Microsoft on 2/19/2013 at 12:50 AM
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