In this release, we introduced many usability enhancements. Here are some of the highlights.
We have added persistency to the Admin area:
The following search improvements are now available:
You can access the Bulk Update action directly from column headers. The selected column will automatically be listed in the Bulk Update dialog box.
In addition, we have redesigned the Bulk Update dialog box making it easier and more intuitive to use.
|Hyperlinks in memo fields||
You can now click a hyperlink in a memo field to open the link. Previously, you needed to ctrl+click.
The side-by-side view buttons have been replaced by a dropdown menu:
Search is now easier to use:
|Improved load time||
We have reduced the loading time of the Backlog module.
|Easily identify selected items||
After making your selection in multi-select fields, the selected values are grouped together at the top the next time you expand the list.
|Simplified right-click menu||
The right-click menu for items in Grid and Smart views was simplified, with icons for common tasks.
When filtering on a date field, you can now select 'Today' as a filter value.
|My Work||We have added a Dismiss All button in My Work to remove all the items currently in your My Work area.|
|Defect field population||When you create a defect from an automated run, ALM Octane now enables you to click a button to populate fields from the run and test, similar to when you create a defect from the manual runner.|
|Screenshot navigation||When looking at test run attachments, you can now click through screenshots in the run report using the standard attachments UI.|
We have added a Hide Pipeline action to easily remove a pipeline from the top bar of the Pipeline's module.
|Remove link||You can now right-click a link in Synchronizer, and select Remove to delete the link.|
|Access Credentials Manager from Endpoint Manager||The Endpoint Manager window now contains a button to open the Credentials Manager. This makes it easier for you to configure and endpoint and define its credentials in one smooth flow.|