SpiraTest Best Practices

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Discussions of best practices for using SpiraTest in specific situations / environments for requirements and test management. Please do not pose general issues in this forum.

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It is difficult to see the open fields in the detail pages
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Hi Our users complain that it is difficult to see which fields are open - they miss a border lining the open fields. Or that the open fields have a different colour from the background. Will you d…
Assign test cases within a test set for execution
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Hi, I have some testers that have created a Test Set containing ~40 test cases or so. They've executed the test set to begin the process, but they want to only have certain test cases within …
Creating Test Sets from multiple Test Case folders
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Hi, We have an extensive array of folders and subfolders for test cases covering different parts of different applications. Creating manually a test set for each subfolder is very time-consuming task…
Shortcut to Save the test case updates, add new step, save the current step
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Please let us know if there are any shortcut keys to Save the test case updates, add new step, save the current step. It would be so helpful if there are any. …
Needed: backward referenz from the linked testcase to all testcases using it - and how to reset execution status
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Dear all, I have to implement testcases so called "lifecycle" ... which for me is to enter (1) an instruction, to modify (2), verify (3) up to processed (9) or deleted (10). Full details are not imp…
Upgrade from to
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Hello! I am currently running SpiraTest version and preparing to upgrade to Is there any guide or best practises to follow?. Or is it pretty straightforward? I have connect…
requirements and multiple products
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Hi, part of our organization works with multiple products (each having their own releases), sharing some requirements. How do I manage requirement coverage for this? As requirements can only be li…
Test Conditions
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In order to comply with some testing standards, we need to introduce Test conditions into our projects and want to incorporate this into SPIRA. Is there currently a best practice way of doing this? …
What are best practices for testing processes in ERP environment
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We have started using SpiraTest as test tool for our ERP upgrade activities. As part of the testing we also execute Integration test where we track a specific transaction through the different …
How to notify next tester that a test case has been completed
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When there are multiple test cases assigned to a test set, and the test cases are assigned to different tester, is there an easy way that a tester is notified by email that the previous test ca…
Workflow transition rules are not valid in list view
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Dear all, for my project I implemented an own (reduced) workflow - which was very straight and easy to do... and it works fine in the full detail views. In the list view for all incidents I can edit…
Working with releases/sprints
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Hi, In our project we are working with releases and sprints. Each release consists with some sprints, is there a way to add requirements to a sprint AND a release? Now our requirements are attached …
Running automated TC's from Rapise in SpiraTest
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Hello, i have installed SpiraTest and Rapise(trial version) - i've created several TC's in SpiraTest and configured the relationship between SpiraTest&Rapise - all it's fine - however…
Spiratest and JUnit Automated Tests
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I'm trying to set up a connection between Spiratest and my automated tests (Thucydides/Selenium/Junit). But I have no connection so far. If I debug my test, it doesn't reach the code that is respon…
Best Practices for Testing Multiple Releases Using SpiraTest
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Create an entry in SpiraTest for release v1.0 Write test cases, and assign to release v1.0 Create test sets, ensuring they are assigned to release v1.0, and give them to the testers Per…
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