Working with requirement documents

Requirement documents display requirements in a hierarchical outline format. Depending on your role, you may modify documents to change the content or only review documents to provide feedback.

Note:  If you need to modify document details, such as the name, owners, or description, see Editing requirement document details.

1.In the Requirement Documents list, click the document number or name.

The document opens.

Information is displayed in the following areas.

# Description
Displays the document name, status, and assignment information. Provides access to document snapshots, which are read-only historical document versions.
Provides access to add, move, and modify requirements. See Requirements tree toolbar.
Displays requirements in the document in hierarchical order. Requirements are labeled with the outline number, tag, and summary. Outline numbers are automatically assigned based on the requirement position in the document. Click a requirement to view it in the details area. Double-click a requirement to edit it. See Editing requirements.
Provides access to review and filter requirements, save and apply document views, and work with requirement and document review notes. See Document toolbar.
Displays requirement content. Indicators, such as locks and flags, are displayed to point out additional information. See Requirement and document indicators. To edit a requirement, click the gear icon next to it and choose Edit. See Editing requirements directly in documents.

2. Click View Details to view the document details, such as the description or owners. See Viewing requirement document details.

3. If you are adding, modifying, or organizing requirements in the document, see Modifying requirement documents.

If you are reviewing and commenting on requirements or the document, see Reviewing requirements and documents.