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"Updating existing test cases" doesn't change hierarchy when importing


#1

If I export an XML file and change the section hierarchy or section names, when I re-import the XML file and select “Update existing test cases” none of the hierarchy changes I made are reflected in the test suite. Changes to individual test cases are reflected and if I select “Add new test cases” the re-added test cases appear with the modified sections. Is this the expected behavior? Is there a workaround?

Cheers,
Ben


#2

Hi Ben,

Thanks for your posting! The update option only updates the cases and the section hierarchy is not changed so the behavior you see is expected. You can simply rearrange the cases via drag & drop instead directly on the suite/cases page:

You can move (or copy) cases within the cases tree or drop them onto a section in the section tree on the right.

Cheers,
Tobias