Is it possible to create Xray Test Sets and Executions as sub items

I want to create Xray Test sets and mort of all Test Executions as sub items to JIRA Stories and Tasks. Is it technically possible and if so - how?

I want to keep my possibility to create those items as regular ones also.

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Hi @nikolay kostov,

with Xray 2.0 you can create Sub Test Executions as sub-tasks of your stories: see details here.

How would you need to create Test Sets as sub-tasks? Test Sets are mainly used for organizing Tests, independently on execution related aspects.

If needed, you can always create multiple Sub Test Executions, each one containing the tests of specific Test Sets.

Would that address your needs?


Xpand Add-ons

If you are looking for a test management tool in JIRA, it might be worth to have a look at synapseRT NextGen:

synapseRT NextGen major features:

  • Centrally view & manage test cases
  • Organize/group test cases as tree
  • Import/export test cases with test steps
  • Plan tests from test suites/requirement
  • Parallel execution of test plan using test cycles
  • Create/link defects & attach artifacts to test execution
  • SynapseRT test reports & gadgets
  • Centrally view & manage requirements hierarchically
  • Requirement traceability matrix
  • Test coverage from requirement & coverage reports
  • JQL functions to search issues based on SynapseRT data
  • Time Estimation & Forecasting
  • Integration with Bamboo & Jenkins - Automated Testing
  • External Import from Test Link
  • Localisation for Chinese & Japanese


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