Author Archives: Hadi Hariri

Making +1 mean what it really means

On YouTrack, you can vote for issues. There’s a button right at the top, beneath the title. It’s quite big. It doesn’t say “Vote” but it’s still pretty apparent The problem is, that not everybody seems to see the button. … Continue reading

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Creating an alternative UI for YouTrack

Customers often ask us whether submitting issues in YouTrack is complicated, in the sense that if it requires many fields to be filled in. Need being of course, that many QA departments don’t want to spend too much time filling … Continue reading

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Switzerland Visit

  This summer we will be visiting two User Groups in Switzerland to talk about some of our tools among other things. The events are organized in collaboration with the local User Groups of Berne and Lucerne:   If you’d … Continue reading

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YouTrack Webinar: The way it’s meant to be

You know what makes YouTrack different from other Issue Management Systems? It’s focused around simplicity and productivity. And those aren’t just marketing hooks to get your interest spiked. YouTrack is genuinely about making it easier for you as a developer … Continue reading

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Spicing up YouTrack with Workflows

I had to set up a new project yesterday on YouTrack and needed to customize some of the default status fields. One of the ones I added was a ‘Paused’ status, for those times when a task gets held up … Continue reading

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Streamlining Issue Management with GitHub and YouTrack

The Typical Developer Workflow * Thanks to @gregyoung for enriching me with whatthecommit.com In general, as developers we hate uninteresting tasks such as managing issues, so the less time and effort we spend in tracking bugs and features the better. … Continue reading

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YouTrackSharp: A .NET Client for YouTrack

On and off I’ve been working on a .NET library that is a wrapper around YouTrack ReST API’s. YouTrack offers quite a lot of possibilities when it comes to interacting with it. I’ve previously blogged about how we can easily … Continue reading

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Pluralsight Webcast: Agile Environments

On the 5th May, in collaboration with our partners Pluralsight, we will be doing a webcast on Agile environments:   – What exactly is an Agile environment – Best practices for setting up environments with TeamCity, YouTrack and an OSS … Continue reading

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Webinar: Working with TeamCity, YouTrack and an OSS Stack

On Tuesday I’ll be giving a webinar (in Spanish) on how to setup an environment with TeamCity, YouTrack and your favorite OSS tools and frameworks.   Things we’ll see:   TeamCity: Overview and benefits YouTrack: Mouseless Web Issue Tracking Introduction … Continue reading

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Generating Graphs for YouTrack with HTML 5 and jQuery

A few days ago, a customer of ours asked me if it would be possible to visualize statistics in graphs in our Bug Tracker YouTrack. Answer is Yes. Since YouTrack offers a “ReSTful” API, you can obtain pretty much any … Continue reading

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