3.4 Custom Fields

»Creating a Custom Field

»Editing a Custom Field Types

If System Fields do not meet your project's requirements, qTest allows you to tailor objects' Properties by creating Custom Fields and their values. To create or edit Custom Fields, you need the Manage Project Settings permission.

qTest supports up to 20 custom fields into an object's Properties and 9 field types for various values format. For each field type, you can edit different values. Refer to Editing Custom Fields Types.

Custom 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 gets all active users directly from database and displays on screen for selection. Only one user can be selected at a time.
Date Picker Control that allows users to select a specific date and enforces valid dates
Number Input box that allows integer and decimal
Check box A list of values that allows users to check/uncheck multiple boxes
Date and time picker Control that allow users to select a specific date and time, and enforces valid dates
URL An Input field that validates a valid URL. The URL must begin with "http://"