Select Test Dialog Box

This dialog box enables you to select a manual test that is called by a design step.

To access
  1. In the Test Plan module, select a test in the test plan tree, and click the Design Steps tab.

  2. Right-click the design step below which you want to add a call to a manual test, and select Call to Test.

Important information

If the called test contains parameters, the Called Test Parameters dialog box opens, enabling you to set actual parameter values. The actual values are used by default in test instances created from the current test. For user interface details, see Called Test Parameters/Parameters of Test Dialog Box.

Relevant tasks

How to Design Test Steps

See also

Test Design Overview

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

UI Element


Show Entity Details. Opens the Details dialog box for the selected entity in read-only mode.

Refresh. Refreshes the test tree so that it displays the most up-to-date tests.

Filter/Sort. Opens the Filter Tests dialog box, enabling you to filter and sort the tests in the test plan tree. For details, see Filter Dialog Box.

Find. Searches for a specific test in the test plan tree.

Type the name of the test in the Find box and click the Find button. If the search is successful, the test is highlighted in the tree. Click the Find button again to highlight the next match.

Go To Test By ID. Opens the Go To Test dialog box, enabling you to select a test by its ID.

<test plan tree>

Displays folders in the test plan tree that contain manual tests. If the Show only Template Tests check box is selected, only folders that contain template tests are displayed.

Expand the tree to locate the test that you want to call.

Show Only Template Tests

Instructs ALM to display only template tests. To choose a test that is not a template test, clear the check box.