New Release From Template Dialog Box

This dialog box enables you to create a new release by copying from an existing release in a template project.

To access

In the Releases module, right-click a release folder and select New Release from Template > New Release from Template.

Important information
  • The following release properties are copied from the template project: description, start/end dates, release scope, cycles, milestones, KPIs, KPI thresholds, threshold scope, attachments, and user-defined fields.

  • The following properties are not copied from the template project: Links to ALM entities in other modules.

  • After creating the new release, you must update the copied dates.

  • The New Release from Template option is available in a project that is linked and synchronized with a template project. For more details on linking and synchronizing template projects, refer to the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management Administrator Guide: Cross Project Customization.

  • ALM Editions: Functionality related to PPT is available for ALM Edition only. For information about ALM editions and their functionality, see ALM Editions. To find out what edition of ALM you are using, ask your ALM site administrator.

Relevant tasks

How to Work with PPT

See also

User interface elements are described below:

UI Element


Template Release

Displays the releases available from the template project.

Expand the tree and select a release.

Release Name

The name of the new release.

Note: If the release name already exists in the Releases module, the suffix _Copy will be added to the release name.