3.3 System Fields

»Editing System Field Types

System Fields are provided by default to help users define basic information for creating qTest objects. Accordingly, users CANNOT delete System Fields. However, users can edit specific values in System Fields to meet their project requirements. To update System Fields, you need the Manage Project Settings permission.

qTest supports several System Field types. For each System Field type, users can edit different field values. Refer to Editing System Field types.

System Field Type Description  
Rich text editor     Multiple lines text input area integrated with an editing toolbar, maximum input characters allowed = 65535.
Text box Single line text input area without editing toolbar, maximum input characters allowed = 300.  
Text area Multiple lines text input area without editing toolbar, maximum input characters allowed = 500
Combo box Drop-down lists combined with a single-line editable textbox, allowing users to enter text to search.
User list   Control that get all active users directly from database and display on screen for selection. Only one user can be selected at a time.
Auto-filled Label-style fields that automatically display some information such as user names, date and time, etc…
Date picker Control that allow users to select a specific date