Exporting report metadata to a .view file

To share report metadata with another Eclipse user, export it to a .view file. Use this option to share customized report formats with other users. The recipient imports the metadata with Eclipse's Import option and views the report with the Test Navigator.


To export report metadata to a .view file, which is an internal report format:

  1. Click File > Export.
  2. In the Export window, expand the Test folder, select Test Report, and then click Next.
  3. In Save to File, select the file that will contain the report. This file is created if it does not exist.
  4. In Select Report, select the report format to export, and then click Finish.

What to do next

To import report metadata from a .view file, select File > Import > Test Report, and browse to the .view file.

To view the imported report, right-click a run in the Test Navigator, click Display Report, and then select the report that was imported.