Test Data Rules contain one or more Conditions and Actions that define the business logic for test data generation. A Test Data Rule Set can have one or multiple Test Data Rules. 


This article will show how to complete the following for a Test Data Rule Set:

  • Add a New Test Data Rule
  • Edit an Existing Test Data Rule
  • Delete a Test Data Rule


Note: To learn more about creating and managing Conditions and Actions for a Test Data Rule, please see: Configuring Test Data Rule Conditions and Actions.


Adding a New Test Data Rule

A Test Data Rule defines the business logic to be used when generating test data for a Project and its Domains.


To create a new Test Data Rule, complete the following steps: 

  • Select the Test Data Rule Set within the table by clicking on its Name.


  • Next, click on Add Test Data Rule located at the bottom of the Test Data Rule Table.


  • The Name of the rule will automatically be assigned by GenRocket (rule1, rule2, rule3,...).

  • The Description is optional. Click Save to finish.


    Note: Please note that the sample images are used to provide an easy to follow tutorial. The Description should be relevant to your logic and objective.


  • The new Test Data Rule will appear in the table as shown below and will automatically be selected (highlighted in blue).


    Note: After a Test Data Rule has been created, you will be able to add Conditions and Actions to apply the desired business logic to generated test data. For more information please see: Configuring Test Data Rule Conditions and Actions.

  • When several rules exist for a set, they may be rearranged by clicking on the Rearrange Icon in the Action Column and dragging the rule to another position in the table.



Editing a Test Data Rule Description

The Description of a Test Data Rule may be changed at any time by completing the following steps: 

  • Click on the Edit (Pencil) Icon within the Action Column for the appropriate Test Data Rule.


  • Click on the input field to replace the Description.

  • Click Save to finish.


  • The new Description will appear within the table, as shown below:


Deleting a Test Data Rule from a Set

To remove a Test Data Rule from a set, complete the following steps: 

  • Click on the Delete (Trash Can) Icon within the Action Column for the appropriate Test Data Rule.


  • Click Yes within the confirmation window to delete the Test Data Rule.


            Note: Click No to close the confirmation window without deleting the Test Data Rule.

  • The Test Data Rule will no longer appear in the table.