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How to do a Search and Replace on test case Titles


Is there an easy way to search and replace on test case title fields? I’ve tried the export / import and I always get the “start tag expected ‘<’ not found”, when I try to import the file after doing a search and replace in Excel.


It seems like it should be a pretty basic and easy thing to do, to search and replace a word or two in the Title field of a bunch of text cases.


Hello Cory,

Thank you for the post! It wouldn’t currently be possible to update your existing test cases via the Import from CSV wizard. We would recommend exporting your test cases to XML instead and making changes this way. You can then import these test cases back into TestRail. You would also need to be sure to use the ‘Update existing test cases’ option when importing the modified XML file in the import tool. I hope this helps!