Make sure your project is properly configured: Setting Up
This quick guide will help you to create & manage your first test cases.
Create testcase with Test Editor
Create a Test Draft
Access your menu on the top left of the app
Choose Test Editor
Click on Create New Script
Choose Test Repository as the parent folder & create a new folder for your feature
Choose your newly created folder & click Create
FlashTest will create a Test Draft. All the test cases you draft will be created in Login feature folder in Test Repository.
Prepare your Test Draft
Test Editor modes
In our editor, we have 2 modes:
View mode: you can click to choose any row, navigate around rows with arrow keys…
Edit mode: you need to enter this mode in order to prepare your test case, test step & test data.
To edit, simply choose a row then press Enter. The row will be in edit mode.
Row levels & Editing
Draft your first test draft by clicking onto first row (No 1) then press Enter.
Type in an example like below:
In Test Editor, we have 3 levels in above image:
Level 1: Test (TestCase issue type), highlighted in Blue
Step (Test step - data in TestCase), highlighted in Green
Other data for TestCase: TestPrecondition, TestEnvironment, linked issues… To use this, type
/at level 2 to view the menu.
Step Data (Test Step Data - data of a step), not highlighted
Other Step Data: Expected Result, Observed Result… To use this, type
/at level 3 to view the menu.
To quickly switch levels, press
Tab to indent and
Tab to outdent the level.
With FlashTest, you can prepare your testcase fast with hotkeys. To view all hotkeys, click “?” button at the bottom right.
Publishing your draft
Once you’re happy with your preparation, click “Publish” at the top right.
FlashTest will then show a list of issues it will modify (create, edit or delete):
Click “Publish” to confirm.
Go back to Test Repository and open your previously selected folder Login feature, you will see newly created TestCase: