Editing a user-defined field

You can edit the Name, Short Name, or Default Value properties of all user-defined fields.

  1. Expand the Administration > Fields node in the TestArchitect explorer tree.
  2. Right-click the field node that you want to edit, and select Edit Field.
    Fastpath: Press Enter on your keyboard.
  3. In the Edit Field dialog box, edit the Name, Short Name, or Default Value properties as required.
  4. Click Apply.
The user-defined field is updated based on your changes.
Restriction: When naming a user-defined field, avoid any of the following special characters:
Apostrophe '
Quotation mark "
At sign @
Grave accent `
Number sign #
Percent %
Greater than sign >
Less than sign <
Exclamation mark !
Brackets [ ]
Asterisk *
Dollar sign $
Semicolon ;
Colon :
Question mark ?
Caret ^
Braces { }
Plus sign +
Hyphen -
Equal sign =
Tilde ~
Backslash \
Slash mark /
Pipe |
Underscore _
Note also that:
  • A period (.) is permitted anywhere in the name.
  • Numeric digits are permitted anywhere in the name, except at the beginning.