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Estimate fields



We’re evaluating TestRail and really like the estimation feature. However, I’ve noticed that in some places, estimates are displayed in days and hours, regardless of how they were entered.

For example, 15h gets displayed as 1d 7h.

  1. Is there a way to default to displaying hours?
  2. And/or, is there a way to set a day to something other than 8 hours?



Hello Jan,

Thanks for your posting. Estimate values are currently always displayed with the highest possible “basis”, so if you enter more than 8 hours, this will display the Estimate value in days. Estimate values are also rounded, which means that when you enter “10 hours and 2 minutes”, this is just displayed as 1d 2h. There is currently no support for customizing the work hours per day or enforcing a specific display format for the Estimate field unfortunately (I’ve added it as a feature request).

Please let me know in case you have any further questions.