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Tips and Tricks with Microsoft Test Manager

Written by Craig Butler on December 6, 2012

Microsoft Test Manager is a powerful test management application that integrates with Visual Studio to allow for manual and automated testing. For those interested in learning more about this application, Microsoft has a Virtual Machine and set of labs available for download here. I’ve had the opportunity to work with this application over the past…

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Quality Center Tips – Creating a custom filter

Written by Craig Butler on December 6, 2012

We all have our favorite filters in QC, be it just all the defects assigned to us or all fixed defects. To make us all a little more productive here are some ways to sort and save those filters. To sort: 1. Select the “Set Filter/Sort” icon. *It looks like an upside down beaker 2….

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Creating custom columns in Quality Center

Written by Craig Butler on December 6, 2012

Sometimes the default fields in QC just don’t cut it. How many times have you been dealing with QC and wished you could filter by a particular something? Turns out, you can! You can set up a custom column and now you can filter even better than before. Only catch is that you must have…

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How to pull test cases from Test Manager 2010

Written by Craig Butler on December 6, 2012

Ever had a client or project manager ask for test cases from Test Manager? I have spent hours looking, for a way to do just that. There is a solution! The cure to this ailment starts by clicking here and downloading the Test Scribe for Test Manager (Test Professional 2010). Once Test Scribe finishes installing and…

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