Test Board Tab

This tab enables you to view and run test instances for a selected Test Lab folder, including its child folders.

To access
  1. On the ALM sidebar, under Testing, select Test Lab.

  2. Select a folder in the Test Lab tree, and click the Test Board tab.

Important information
  • If the Enterprise Integration extension is enabled for your project, then the Test Board tab will not be available.
  • You cannot run test instances with Sprinter from the Test Board tab.
  • To hide the Test Board tab, set the HIDE_TEST_BOARD_VIEW site parameter to "Y". For details on setting site parameters, see Set configuration parameters.

See also

Test Lab Module Window

User interface elements are described below:

UI Element


Run with Manual Runner: Runs selected manual or automated tests manually from the Manual Runner dialog box.

Continue Manual Runner: Continues running the selected tests with the same runner that was used the first time the test was run.

For details, see Manual Runner Wizard.

Refreshes the grid to display the most up-to-date information.

Enables you to filter and sort the tests in the grid. For details, Filter Dialog Box.

Opens the Select Columns dialog box, enabling you to determine which columns to display and set the order in which the columns are displayed. For details, see Select Columns/Select Fields Dialog Box.

Opens the Test Instance Details dialog box, enabling you to view and update details of the selected test instance. For details, see Test Instance Details Dialog Box.

Opens the Attachments page inside the Test Instance Details dialog box, enabling you to add an attachment to a test instance. For details, see Attachments Page.

Opens the Flag for Follow Up dialog box, enabling you to add or modify a follow up flag for a selected test instance or test run. For details, see Follow up flags.

Opens the Send E-mail dialog box, enabling you to send selected test instances by email to recipients selected from a list. For details, see Send E-mail Dialog Box.

Displays the selected test instance in the Execution Grid.
<Test Lab fields> For field definitions, see Test Lab Module Fields.
Last Run Report pane

Displays the results of the last test run for the selected test instance. To display this pane, click the Show arrow. For more details, see Execution Grid Tab.