Import From Excel, Force a Carriage Return

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 6:50:21 PM

Hello,

I am using the Requirements tab in the Excel export template to import requirements into SpiraTest v4.0. For column C (Requirement Description) I have celss with mulitple lines of text (i.e., there is a carriage return after each line of text). When this imports into SpiraTest the carriage returns are lost. Is there a method, such as a special character, that I can use to force the carriage returns to be retained when the text is imported into SpiraTest?

Thanks in advance to anyone who can help!

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Wednesday, November 13, 2013 7:30:25 PM
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re: dawinkler on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 6:50:21 PM

Hi Dave

Absolutely, just use the <br /> HTML tag.

Regards

Adam

Thursday, November 14, 2013 4:57:08 PM
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re: inflectra.adam on Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Thanks Adam (I should have figured that one out myself). Just tried and it worked perfect.

Regards,

Dave

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