5.2.1 Creating a new Test Suite

To create a Test Suite, you need the Create Test Suites permission.

  1. Select Root, a Release  or a Test Cycle on Test Execution tree and use either of following options:
    • Select New Test Suite icon on the top toolbar
    • Right-click to select New > New Test Suite on the Modified Context Menu
    • Use Keyboard shortcut Shift + S
  2. Rename the Test Suite on top of the Test Suite details screen.
  3. Enter Test Suite's Properties including Description, Planned Start/End Date, Target Release/Build, Execution Type, Assignee, and custom fields.

    Button-Info-icon.pngBy default, Test Suite is automatically targeted to the Release it belongs to.

  4. Click Save to finish creating a new Test Suite.


Screen: Create New Test Suite


  • Test Suite can be created under the Root, Releases or Test Cycle
  • Test Suite will be automatically Closed if it is under a Closed Release
  • Planned Start/End Date of Test Suite must be within Release's timeline