6.7 Release Notes

May 28, 2020

Below is a list of new features & improvements introduced in Zephyr Enterprise 6.7.

  • The drag-and-drop area for attachments you add while editing a test case is now larger.  

  • Jenkins & ZBot: the names of attached files are now converted to acceptable Windows (Linux) file names. 

  • The UI has been updated to make it even more convenient.

  • The Zephyr Jenkins plugin can now accept API keys:

  • The maximum number of rows in exported Excel sheets has been increased from 65,535 to 1,048,575. 

  • The Time column of the Audit Log now shows time stamps. The column contains the dates and time the actions were performed. 

  • The cycles table of the Test Case Execution Progress report has a scroll bar now.

  • All the background tasks that were running but were not used by Zephyr have been removed. 

  • tcrCatalogTreeId is not required anymore when updating a test case by using the API. 

  • Three new parameters, cycleStartDateStr, cycleEndDateStr and isDateStr, have been introduced for API request payload to pass the start and end dates in the mm/dd/yyyy format when creating or updating an Automation or a Folder Watcher job by using the API.

  • Improved performance when updating Release Test Schedules.

  • Improved performance when updating Requirements.

  • Now, if you are using Jira Cloud and select Cookie-based authentication while setting up your defect tracking system, Zephyr informs you that you must use OAuth authentication:

  • You can now set null/blank values for the Estimated Execution Time field.

  • Added a new Update Webhooks button to the Defect Tracking page in the Administration section (details are in the Adding and Connecting JIRA Instances topic):

  • Email notifications are now disabled by default.

  • Zephyr SOAP API has been removed from Zephyr Enterprise.

Upgrade to Zephyr Enterprise 6.7

To learn how to upgrade to version 6.7, see Upgrading Zephyr Enterprise.

Bug Fixes

We have fixed a number of bugs reported by our customers.