04. Editing Session

In qTest Sessions home page, you can edit a test session by clicking on the session ID.

The review session page will be shown for you to edit the chosen test session.

When you are done with the editing, you can select one of the following options:

  • Save: click on Save button to commit your changes will keep you in the edit session page
  • Save & Close: click on Save & Close button to commit your changes and return to qTest Session home page
  • Discard your changes: click on Close button and return back to qTest Sessions home page

Note for editing session status:

  • If session status is Planned, its status cannot be changed manually in editing session page. Only Desktop and Web eXplorer can change this status when it executes (or runs) that session
  • Session status can only be changed following this order: Running -> Completed -> Reviewed
  • Only session executor or Administrator can change session status

Link objects to session

To link objects to session, click on Linked Objects tab on session review page

Link Requirements to session

To link requirements to current editing session, click on Link button in Requirements group, as below screenshot.

Link Requirements dialog will be shown for you to browse or search for requirements that are associated with current project.

Select requirements you want to link to current session then click Link button. Screenshot below shows the requirements selected from above screenshot being linked to current session.

To unlink requirements, select the requirements you want to unlink and click on Unlink button.

The system will show a dialog for you to confirm the action, select OK to unlink the selected requirements.

Link Test Cases to session

To link test cases to current editing session, click on Link button in Test Cases group, as below screenshot.

Link Test Cases dialog will be shown for you to browse or search for test cases that are associated with current project.

Select test cases you want to link to current session then click Link button. Screenshot below shows the test cases selected from above screenshot being linked to current session.

To unlink test cases, select the test cases you want to unlink and click on Unlink button.

Click OK on confirmation dialog to unlink the selected test cases.

Link Test Runs to session

To link test runs to current editing session, click on Link button in Test Runs group, as below screenshot.

Link Test Runs dialog will be shown for you to browse or search for test runs that are associated with current project.

Select test runs you want to link to current session then click Link button. Screenshot below shows the test runs selected from above screenshot being linked to current session.

To unlink test runs, select the test runs you want to unlink and click on Unlink button.

Click OK on confirmation dialog to unlink the selected test runs.

Link Defects to session

To link defects to current editing session, click on Link button in Defects group, as below screenshot.

Link Defects dialog will be shown for you to browse or search for defect, either internal or external

Select defects you want to link to current session then click Link button. Screenshot below shows the defects selected from above screenshot being linked to current session.

To unlink defects, select the defects you want to unlink and click on Unlink button.

Click OK on confirmation dialog to unlink the selected defects.

Attach files to session

To attach files to current editing session, you can do one of the following:

  • Drag files from your local machine to Attachments group OR
  • Click on 'click here to pick from a folder' link in Attachments group

 To delete attachments, select attachments you want to delete then click on Delete button

 Click OK on confirmation dialog to delete the selected attachments.