Export requirements from Excel to Spira: Error "Object reference not set to an instance of an object."

Friday, June 7, 2013
I tried to export requirements from an excel sheet to Spiratest. I filled the template with requirements from another excel worksheet.
The export failed with an error message: "Object reference not set to an instance of an object." at the end of each requirement. What's wrong?
3 Replies
Sunday, June 9, 2013
re: pepepez Friday, June 7, 2013

Hi Peter

Generally that error occurs if you're trying to insert new requirements and you accidentally populate the 'Requirement #' field. That should be left blank for new imports.



Monday, April 17, 2017
re: inflectra.david Sunday, June 9, 2013

I also received this error.  I do not have any requirements.  I have left the default Requirements page as is.

I have attached a screenshot:

Monday, April 17, 2017
re: htaylor Monday, April 17, 2017

Another thought.  The folders already exist in SpiraTest.  I have compared the folder names.  They are identical.

Another screenshot

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