Requirements and Test Management for Jira

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Last updated Mar 6, 2019

First steps

This chapter provides information on what happens after enabling RTM app.

Jira settings

After installing RTM app, navigate to the Jira settings. There is an additional Get started section, where you can choose project supporting RTM.

Requirements and Test Management for Jira
Requirements and Test Management for Jira

Click Go to project to enable Requirements and Test Management for Jira.

Project settings

Requirements and Test Management for Jira provides an extra Tests section that appears in project settings. Here you can configure Test Module in project.

Before you start using RTM, it’s mandatory to:

  • Add RTM issue types to project.
  • Add fields to the screen.
Note
To set a configuration, log in as a user with Jira Administrators global permission.

There are two buttons, which help you to get to Jira global settings: Issue Type Settings and Screen Settings.

Note
If following actions are not completed, special warnings will be displayed in Project settings > Tests Configuration. Warnings inform about missing issue types and fields.
Requirements and Test Management for Jira
Requirements and Test Management for Jira
Help
If you need any help with adding issue types to the project or adding fields to the screen, click here.

Warning
If you delete one or more issue types, RTM app must be installed once again. Tree objects (for example folders) won’t be removed.

When issue types and fields are added, you can enable Requirements and Test Management app by clicking on Start Adventure.

Requirements and Test Management for Jira
Requirements and Test Management for Jira

Test Module

When issue types and fields are added, you can start configuring Test Module in Project settings > Tests configuration section.

Steps

You can define name, number and size of columns in Steps columns view.

Note
This is the minimum column width. The value is given in pixels.

Requirements and Test Management for Jira
Requirements and Test Management for Jira

Tip
To remove column, click trash icon.

Steps statuses is a read-only section. It provides information about default steps statuses and colors.

Requirements and Test Management for Jira
Requirements and Test Management for Jira

Note
User can only mark which of these steps is the final one.

Project view

After enabling Requirements and Test Management app in your project, a Test Management section is available on the project view.

It contains:

Click on one of them to read a guide.