Where can I View the Test Details?

The Test Details page consists of several tabs - 

Looking for the Script, Planned Runs or Data Sets tabs?
This article is about the information and instructions of a Standard Test.
To learn how to create and record a Quick Test script, click here

To view the Test Details page - 

  1. Hover over the Tests tab and select Test List or Test Tree

    In List view - Click on the test ID or Name, you can also double-click anywhere in the row

    In Tree view - Select the test activity from within the tree structure

You can also search for specific tests

General Tab

  • Test Header
    • ID – automatically generated test ID
    • Test Name - Click on the Test Name to change it. Do not include special characters (such as !@!$#^&*("") within the Test Name field.
    • Status Learn more about Test Statuses
    • Path - This is the location in the Tests Tree, where the current Test is located (i.e. the name of the Cycle, Folder and/or Business Process)
    • Ready to Test Indicator - Learn more about when Tests are Ready to Test
    • In Scope - A Manager can define whether the specific test is part of the scope of that Cycle (Reports mainly account for “In-Scope” tests). Learn how to scope tests in or out of your project.
    • Reviewed - An additional control for preparing the tests before execution Learn more about how to mark Tests as Reviewed
    • Defects - The number of Defects currently associated with the Test and their current status
    • Unassigned Steps / Blocked Steps - the number of Steps in the Test that are currently unassigned to a tester / The reason the test is currently blocked

  • Description Section
    Description, Test Objective, Prerequisites – Information that can assist the tester in performing the test according to specific guidelines

  • Details Section
    The More Details area provides additional information that will be reflected in various reports such as the Priority of the test, the Functional Area, Usage etc.

    Click on the number of Covering Entry Points to view the objects covered by the Test.
    Click on the Information button to view more details for each Entry Point.

  • Work Plan Section
    Includes the defined Due Date and Work Effort. The Work Effort is an aggregation of all Steps efforts combined. 
  • Additional Info Section
    This section includes any custom fields defined
  • Creation Section
    On the right hand side of the screen you will see the person who created the test and the date when the tests was initially created in Panaya.
  • Ownership
    This is where you can define the IT owner and Business Owner of the Test

Steps Tab

The Steps tab displays the defined list of activities that are expected to be performed by the testers. Each step should be assigned to a tester and be reported with a current Status. For every Test, different Steps can be defined for different forms / objects / applications. Each step can be associated with a Team in order to streamline the assignment process later. You can provide testers with the ResponsibilityMenu Path & Object Description details for each step of the business process. These fields will be considered for Test Coverage reports

Click here to learn how to create the Test Steps

Highlight any Step and click the View Step to drill down to the Step level

Tip! Use the Allocation tab for quick Step assignment

Data Tab

The Data tab provides shared data that is relevant for all the steps in the test

During test execution, this data will be available to the tester from the View Test Information button


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Linked Requirements Tab

If the Test is linked to one or more Requirements, these will appear here.
This is also where you can link Requirements to the Test activity. 
Learn more about Requirements Traceability

Attachments Tab

The Attachments tab allows the user to attach any relevant artifacts of any format.

The maximum attachment size is 10 MB per file.
To attach video or EXE files, archive them as ZIP and then attach to the test activity.

Comments Tab

This tab displays free-hand comments added by users.
You can collaborate with other project users regarding a specific Test, click here to learn more.

History Tab

Click to learn more about the History tab

See also