Defects to Link Dialog Box

This dialog box enables you to link defects to other defects in the Defects module.

To access

Open the Defect Details dialog box for a defect, click the Linked Entities tab and then the Defects tab. Click Link Existing Defect and then select Select.

Relevant tasks

How to Link Defects

User interface elements are described below (unlabeled elements are shown in angle brackets):

UI Element


Refresh. Refreshes the list of defects.

Filter/Sort. Enables you to filter the data according to the criteria that you choose. For details, see Filter Dialog Box.

Select Columns. Opens the Select Columns dialog box, enabling you to determine which fields to display in the data grid, and their order. For user interface details, see Select Columns/Select Fields Dialog Box.

Search. Opens the Similar Defects dialog box, enabling you to find defects similar to a text string. For user interface details, see Similar Defects Dialog Box/Pane.

<filter status bar>

Describes the filter currently applied to the grid. Located directly above the grid filter boxes.

<grid filters>

Displays a grid filter box under each column name, enabling you to define a filter condition for a column.

Type directly into the box, or click the box to display the browse button, which opens the Select Filter Condition dialog box. For user interface details, see Select Filter Condition Dialog Box.

Available from: Model Grid view


Displays the defects in the Defects module in a data grid.

Description Displays the summary, description and comments for the selected defect in the data grid.

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