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Spira 4.2 User Manual Help Viewer

1. Introduction
2. Functionality Overview
3. User/Project Management
4. Requirements Management
5. Test Case Management
6. Incident Tracking
7. Release Management
8. Task Tracking
9. Resource Tracking
10. Document Management
11. Reports Center
12. Source Code
13. Planning Board
14. Mobile Access
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1. Introduction
2. Functionality Overview
3. User/Project Management
4. Requirements Management
5. Test Case Management
6. Incident Tracking
7. Release Management
8. Task Tracking
9. Resource Tracking
10. Document Management
11. Reports Center
12. Source Code
13. Planning Board
14. Mobile Access

3.3.1. Global Search

SpiraTeam includes a global search bar that can be used to search across project and artifact type for items that include the entered keywords in either the name or description field:

You can search for individual keywords by simply entering them in the search box and clicking the arrow button on the right. You can search for phrases by enclosing the words in double quotes. You can also search for a specific artifact by its unique two-letter prefix and ID number.

For example, searching on book name will find any artifacts that include either of the two words book and name in the name or description. Searching on “book name” will only return items that have that exact phrase in either the name or description. Searching on TC2 will display just the Test Case with ID=2:

Finally, you can also use the Global Search to locate specific users that you want to send an instant message to: