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FIX: Error message when you try to enable client-side tracing in Visual Studio 2005 Team Foundation Server: "TF30331: Team Explorer could not connect to the Team Foundation server <servername> used during your last session."
When you try to enable client-side tracing in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Foundation Server, you may receive an error message that resembles the following:
TF30331: Team Explorer could not connect to the Team Foundation server servername used during your last session. The server may be offline or the network is unavailable.
Contact your Team Foundation Server administrator to confirm that the server is available on the network. Use the Connect to Team Foundation Server command on the Tools menu to reconnect to your previous server.
The server returned the following error: Index and length must refer to a location within the string.
Parameter name: length
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