Test plans help you manage high-level test planning and oversee an entire
Test plans are groups of test cycles. When you generate reports and
statistics filtered by test plans, the information aggregates and displays the
test-execution results, metrics, and coverage of the test cases associated
with the test cycles.
This task offers an example of how to create a test plan, and it highlights
important aspects of the creation process.
Click the Plans
In the Folders
panel, click the folder in which you want to create a new test cycle. If you
want to create a new folder, click Create Folder, name the new folder, then click the check.
to create a new test plan.
The Create Test Plan
On the Details
tab (default), add your desired information.
A name for the test plan is required.
In the Details
is the destination of your test plan (specified in Step 2), Status
refers to the readiness of the test plan to be executed, and Owner
is to whom the test plan is assigned.
In the More Information
section, you can create custom fields to address test strategy, scope,
risks, environments, etc.
Click the Traceability
Here you can use to link Web URLs to the test plan, and you can link test cycles to
the test plan.
When searching for a test cycle, results do not appear as you type. You
must enter test-cycle information (key or name) into the search bar, then
click (or press Enter) to perform the search.
Fill out the information on the remaining tabs.
On the Attachments
tab, you can attach files to the test case. On the History
tab, you can track changes to the test plan.
The test plan is created, and a notification appears on the screen.