User <domain>\<username> needs the 'ManageBuildResources' permission to add, update, or delete the build resources on the server.Ok, no problem. I know that to configure the XAML Build and link it to a specific collection you need to be part of the Project Collection Administrators or Project Collection Build Administrators group. So I opened up the TFS Administration Console, browsed to the Collection where I want to add a build controller and clicked on Group Membership. The Global Groups window is loaded and here I can add the user(Click on Properties… –> Add).
Unfortunately this didn’t solve the problem. Although I had added the user to the correct groups, the error keeps appearing…
However when I added the user to the same groups through the web portal, it did work. Strange!
- Open the Web Portal
- Go the Administration site
- Select the Collection level
- Go to the Security tab
- Select the Project Collection Administrators group
- Click on Members and add the user