Projects tab UI elements

This section describes the UI elements of the Projects tab of Web Administration.

Common buttons

The following table describes the buttons on top of the Projects list.

UI Element Description
Refreshes the Projects list.

Opens the Create Domain dialog box, enabling you to create a domain.

For details, see Create a domain.

Opens the Create Project wizard, enabling you to create projects.

For details, see Create projects.

Opens the Create Template wizard, enabling you to create template projects.

For details, see Create template projects.

Pings the selected project.

For details, see Ping a project.

Exports the selected project.

For details, see Export a project .

Removes the selected project.

For details, see Remove a project.

Activates the selected project.

For details, see Deactivate or activate a project .

Deactivates the selected project.

For details, see Deactivate or activate a project .

Enables version control of the selected project.

For details, see Enable or disable version control for a project.

Disables version control of the selected project.

For details, see Enable or disable version control for a project.

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Details tab

The following table describes the fields in the Details tab of a project.

Field Description
General section
Domain

Domain where the project is located. You can move the project to another domain by selecting a different value in this field.

Note: When you save the change, you are prompted to deactivate the project if it is still active.

Alternatively, you can move the project to a different domain by using drag and drop in the Projects list.

If a project's domain changes, it does not change the physical location of the project.

Project Name Name of the project.
Project Status Status of the project: active or inactive.
Created From Domain

If the project is copied from another project or a template, this field displays the domain of the project or template that is copied from.

Created From Project If the project is copied from another project or a template, this field displays the project or template that is copied from.
Project Database section
Database Type Type of the project database: MS-SQL or Oracle.
Database Name Name of the project database.
Database Server Name of the server where the project database is located.
Connection String Connection string of the project database server.
Versioning Indicates whether or not version control is enabled for the project.
Project Directory The location of the project repository in the file system.
Unicode Supported Indicates whether or not this project supports Unicode.
Exception File Indicates the location of the exception file to be used when running the upgrade process.
Quality Insight Indicates whether or not Quality Insight is enabled for the project.
Miscellaneous section
Send Email Automatically

If you select this option, you enable the mail configuration settings for the project. This sends emails to specified users every time defined defect fields are updated.

If you do not select this option, mail configuration settings for the project have no effect and emails are not sent.

For details on configuring mail, see Configuring Automail.

Linked to Template

Name of the template to which this project is linked.

If the project is not linked to a template, it is displayed N/A.

User Quota

The number of users allowed to connect concurrently to the project.

  • Unlimited Connections: Select this option if there is no limit on the number of users allowed to connect concurrently to the project.

  • Maximum Connections: Enter the maximum number of users you allow to connect concurrently to the project.

Note: The maximum number of users allowed to connect concurrently to the project should not exceed the number of users allowed to connect to its domain. For details, see Create domains.

Description

Description of the project.

By default, it shows the project creation time.

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Users tab

The following table describes the UI elements in the Users tab of a project.

UI element Description

Enables you to add users to the project from the Users list or from other projects.

For details, see Add users to a project

Removes the selected users from the project.
Filters the project users by name, email, and group.
User Name Username of the project user.
Full Name Full name of the project user.
Email Email address of the project user.
Groups

Roles that are assigned to the project user.

You can add roles to and remove roles from project users. The roles include default ALM roles and custom roles.

For details, see Assign groups to the project users.

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Database tab

The following table describes the UI elements in the Database tab of a project.

UI element Description
Exports the SQL query result to a .csv file.
Executes the SQL query.
Clears the SQL statement.

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Linked Projects tab

This tab is available to template projects only.

The following table describes the UI elements in the Linked Projects tab of a project.

UI element Description

Opens the Add Projects dialog box, enabling you to link projects to the template.

For details, see Link a template to projects.

Unlinks the selected projects from the template.
Searches the linked projects by project name.
Refreshes the linked projects list.

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