New Cycle/Cycle Details Dialog Box

The New Cycle dialog box enables you to define a new cycle.

The Cycle Details dialog box enables you to view and update the details of the selected cycle.

To access

New Cycle dialog box: In the Releases module, right-click a release and select New Cycle.

Cycle Details dialog box: In the Releases module, expand a release, right-click a cycle and select Details.

Important information

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 which edition of ALM you are using, ask your ALM site administrator.

Relevant tasks
See also

User interface elements are described below:

UI Element


Clear All Fields. Clears the data.

Available from: New Cycle dialog box

Save. Saves the details.

Check Spelling. Checks the spelling for the selected word or text box.

Thesaurus. Displays a synonym, antonym, or related word for the selected word.

Spelling Options. Enables you to configure the way ALM checks spelling.

Field Search. Enables you to search for a specified field name. Supports wildcard search with asterisk "*" and question mark "?".

For example: a*b returns acb and adefb; a?b returns acb


The name of the cycle.


Lists cycle fields. Required fields are displayed in red. For details on the available cycle fields, see Releases Module Fields.

Tip: Clicking in the Description field on this page displays a toolbar for formatting and spell checking the text.


Enables you to add attachments that provide additional information about the cycle. For details, see Attachments Page.