How to add new control? <Control Type="Spell" />

Jul 3, 2012 at 5:05 PM

It seem to be what I want. But how to add this new control what you have mention.


Insert the new control to the work item definition.any where you like.

<Control Type="Spell" />



Please give us some documentation. 

Without that we cant use this really.


Thanks in advance

Jul 18, 2012 at 6:22 AM

Here are the steps

1. Get and install Power Tools for VS2010 from

2. Go to VS2010 menu Tools --> Process Editor --> Work Item Types --> Export WIT. Select the WIT from project and export it to your local machine.

3. Add <Control Type="Spell"/> in the file where you want it to be displayed.

4. Go to VS2010 menu Tools --> Process Editor --> Work Item Types --> Import WIT. Select the file modified in Step 3 and Import it on server.

5. Refresh the Project and open the WIT changed you will get the changes reflected.

Hope this works for you.



Sep 27, 2012 at 3:01 PM

Thanks very much for the prompt reply. That works fine. Bur that does not seem to include all the fields to spell check. It only give option to select 4 fields regardless where ever I place the control. Any help would be appreciated.