Projects and Sub Projects

Projects enable easy organization and management of individual users of the NetStorm.

A Project, in essence, is a self-contained entity that can perform all of its work without affecting the work of another user. Project and subproject can be added from user management GUI and used in scenario and analyze GUI.

Following things need to be ensured in Project Administration window:

  • Make sure sorting is done on every column.
  • Make sure all check boxes are enabled.
  • Project name should not have spaces in between.
  • A project should have at least one subproject.
  • A project can have multiple subprojects.
  • Name of project and subproject can be same.
  • Multiple projects can’t be deleted at a time.
  • A subproject can’t be deleted without deleting the project to which it belongs.

This section describes the following tasks:

  • Add project/subproject
  • Delete project/subproject
  • Delete Forcefully project/subproject
  • Rename project
  • Rename subproject

Adding a Project/Subproject

Admin user needs to follow the below mentioned steps for adding a project/sub project:

  1. Login to NetStorm as an admin user and click the Projects option under the Admin menu on the tool bar. The NetStorm – Project Administration window is displayed with a list of projects.

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  1. Enter the Project name and sub-project name and click Add. The project and sub-project is added in the list.

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 NoteIf user provides an existing Project name, system flashes an alert message “Record with same key (proj, sub_proj) already exists in the Project. Please enter different value of key”.

Deleting a User Project/Subproject

Admin user needs to follow the below mentioned steps for deleting a project/sub project:

  1. Select the project/sub-project that needs to be deleted and click the Delete button. A confirmation message is displayed as shown below:

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  1. Click OK. The project/sub-project is deleted.
 NoteUsing Delete button, Admin user can delete only that projects/sub- projects that do not contains Scenarios and Scripts.

Delete Forcefully a User Project/Subproject

Delete forcefully functionality is used to delete a project/sub-project that contains Scenarios and Scripts. Such projects cannot be deleted using the Delete button. Admin user needs to use the Delete Forcefully button for deleting such projects.

Admin user needs to follow the below mentioned steps for deleting a project/sub project that contains Scenarios and Scripts:

  1. Select the project/sub-project that needs to be deleted and click the Delete Forcefully button. A confirmation message is displayed.

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  1. Click OK. The project/sub-project is deleted.
 NoteIf admin user selects more than one record to delete, system generates an alert message” Select only one record and try again”.

Rename a User Project

Admin user needs to follow the below mentioned steps for renaming a user project:

  1. Select the user project that needs to be renamed. The project and sub-project is displayed in editable mode at the top of the list.

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  1. Rename the project name and click the Rename Project button. A confirmation message is displayed, click OK. The project is renamed and updated in the list.

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Rename a User Subproject

Admin user needs to follow the below mentioned steps for renaming a user sub-project:

  1. Select the user sub-project that needs to be renamed. The project and sub-project is displayed in editable mode at the top of the list.

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  1. Rename the sub-project name and click the Rename Project  button. A confirmation message is displayed, click OK. The sub-project is renamed and updated in the list.

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