Error in Clone Test Cases in TFS 2018 RRS feed

  • Question

  • I have tried to clone test suites from one project to another inside a collection. Getting the below error.

    Clone operation 12 has failed with the following error:

    Clone operation encountered a error while processing test case  61621. Exclude the test case from the suites being cloned and Retry the operation. 

     Error details: Failed to parse xml in the UITest file attachment or TCM.Steps field. Make sure this data is valid and retry the operation.


    Tuesday, January 15, 2019 9:45 AM

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  • Hi Avinash Bisoi,

    Welcome to the MSDN forum.

    Refer to the description, this issue is more relates to the TFS, please redirect to this appropriate forum: and click ‘Report a problem’ to seek for a better support, thank you for your understanding.

    BTW, if you do not clone test suites from the command line, you can follow this to have a try.

    Best regards,


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    Wednesday, January 16, 2019 6:52 AM