Description

A Test Data Case Suite can be locked or unlocked after it has been created. When a Test Data Case Suite is locked, it cannot be deleted from the Project Version. Only users with the appropriate permissions are able to unlock and lock a Test Data Case Suite. 


When should you Lock a Test Data Case Suite? 

  • A Test Data Case Suite should be locked when you do not want users to be able to delete it from the application.


How does a lock work for Test Data Case Suites? 

  • A lock is placed at the Test Data Case level by clicking on the Lock option. 
  • Once locked, it cannot be deleted, but can still be managed by users with the appropriate access.


In This Article

This article shows how to do the following: 


Note: To learn how to view Test Data Case Suites for a specific Project or Version, please see: How to Access and View Test Data Case Suites for a Project.


How to Lock a Test Data Case Suite

Locking a Test Data Case Suite prevents it from being deleted by other users. A locked Test Data Case Suite can still be modified and downloaded as needed.


To lock a Test Data Case Suite, complete the following steps:  

  • Click on the Lock Icon within the Actions Column for a Test Data Case Suite.

  • It will appear unlocked when a Test Data Case Suite is not currently locked.


  • Click Yes within the warning message to lock the Test Data Case Suite.


    Note: Click No to close this message without locking the Test Data Case Suite.


  • Once the Test Data Case Suite is locked, the icon will appear locked as well.


How to Unlock a Test Data Case Suite

To unlock a Test Data Case Suite, complete the following steps: 

  • Click on the Lock Icon within the Actions Column for the Test Data Case Suite.

     
  • Next, click Yes in the confirmation message to unlock it.


    Note: Click No to close this message without unlocking the Test Data Case Suite.


  • Once it has been unlocked, the icon will appear unlocked as well.