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TestRail 2.0 released


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Hello,

We are happy to announce the immediate availability of TestRail 2.0! This version is a major update and introduces support for Unicode, a test case history, Active Directory integration and a lot more.

What’s new in TestRail 2.0
Please see below for the changes of this version.

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[
]Added: Unicode (UTF-8) support for the entire application[/]
[
]Added: Actions for jumping to the previous/next test when viewing a test[/]
[
]Added: History for test cases for viewing their changes over time[/]
[
]Added: Support for custom authentication methods such as Active Directory[/]
[
]Added: Support for managing priorities in the admin area[/]
[
]Added: Support for managing case types in the admin area[/]
[
]Added: Support for adding custom languages, translations and selectively translating certain aspects of the application (email templates, e.g.)[/]
[
]Added: Support for ‘sticky’ sidebars for view suite, run and todo pages[/]
[
]Added: Test results and comments are now included in the global search[/]
[
]Added: Support for project entity IDs (P#)[/]
[
]Added: Support for adding a custom text to the login page[/]
[
]Added: Description text field for test plans[/]
[
]Added: Description text field for milestones[/]
[
]Added: Search box now supports jumping to projects (P#)[/]
[
]Added: Search box now also searches custom fields (text/string)[/]
[
]Added: Elapsed field for test run/plan exports that contains the sum of the elapsed field of the results for each test[/]
[
]Added: Defects field for test run/plan exports that contains all defect IDs of the test results for each test[/*]
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[
]Changed: Display entity IDs more prominently and more compact on the project, milestone, run, suite, case and test pages[/]
[
]Changed: Disable add button on the result dialog until the dialog content has been loaded[/]
[
]Changed: Simplified form for managing custom fields by removing the page control[/]
[
]Changed: List separator for Excel exports now depends on the user locale[/]
[
]Changed: Do not show edit link when editing a test result/comment is no longer allowed[/]
[
]Changed: Markdown text format is now the default text format for the text, steps and step results custom field types[/]
[
]Changed: Improved quality of uploaded and resized images (IE only)[/]
[
]Changed: Disabled auto-complete for inline add case control on the test suite page[/]
[
]Changed: Added version number to login screen[/]
[
]Changed: Require confirmation for major database updates during update process[/]
[
]Changed: Improved design of test results/comments[/*]
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[
]Fixed: Global dashboard shows expand button for projects when the project has no milestone[/]
[
]Fixed: Results page for cases can show tests that are not part of a test run (not selected)[/]
[
]Fixed: Case attachments are not copied when copying sections[/]
[
]Fixed: Not all pages have a correct and complete tag[/]
[
]Fixed: Milestones are not cleared when copying/moving cases from a different project[/]
[
]Fixed: Incorrect default values are selected for text, steps and checkbox custom fields when adding a new custom field (Chrome only)[/]
[
]Fixed: Text fields can only store up to 2^16 characters = 64KB (MySQL only)[/*]
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Getting the new version
A 30-day fully functional trial version of TestRail can be requested here (hosted on our servers or as download to install on your own server):

http://www.gurock.com/testrail/trial/

If you want to order TestRail, you can do so directly in our online shop:

http://www.gurock.com/order/

Registered customers can download the full version from our customer portal:

http://www.gurock.com/go/portal/

Updating to the new version
As usual, you can update to the new version by installing it over your existing TestRail installation (there’s no need to uninstall your existing installation). The database upgrade wizard is automatically started when you access TestRail with your web browser. Please see the update instructions for details:

http://www.gurock.com/support/docs/testrail/admin/installation-upgrading.html

Regards,
Tobias