Update existing JIRA Defect

  1. Click the Submit button on the qTest Explorer Editor's toolbar.

  2. The message dialog below is displayed if the default connection in the Settings form has some missing information.

    Click OK to configure the connection.

    Click the Save button to save the current connection info for subsequent usage.

    Refer to the Configure Tracker Settings section for detailed information on integration setup.

  3. If the connection has already been set up successfully, the Submit to JIRA form is displayed. Click on the radio box Update existing defect to see a list of fields required to update an existing defect in JIRA. You need to select, enter the following information:

    • Title of the defect
    • Description of the defect
    • The ID of the defect to be updated

    You can also add more files to the tracker or embed existing files as links only on the defect description section. Refer to Attachments for details

    If you select the Connection Type as JIRA Native, then the JIRA Native Submission Form will be displayed instead of the custom form above. Information such as description and steps will be populated automatically within the Native form

  4. Specify all other fields (if required) and then click Submit button to proceed.

  5. You will see a confirmation message when the update is complete.