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Custom field with link to defect plugin


#1

Hi,

What I’m looking to do is to add a custom field to the test cases labelled “Known Defects”. I want to use this field similar to the defect view in the test runs. Is there a way to link the field to the defect plugin in so the hover over effects will work for the test suite?

Regards


#2

Hello Declan,

Thanks for your posting. A custom field type that has the same functionality as the built-in defect field is currently not supported unfortunately. Would using the References field an option for this instead? While this doesn’t support the live lookup, it can also be configured to automatically link your known defects to your defect tracker (e.g. JIRA):

http://docs.gurock.com/testrail-integration/references-introduction

Regards,
Tobias