Enabling Shared Requirements

To use shared requirements, an administrator must first enable this functionality at the project level.

To verify that shared requirements are enabled for the projects you want to share and map, select the Shared Requirements check box on the Project Info tab. This is accomplished by completing the following steps.

To enable shared requirements

  1. To verify that shared requirements are enabled for the projects you want to share and map, select the Shared Requirements check box on the Project Info tab. This is accomplished by completing the following steps.
  2. Verify the following information in the Shared Requirements area of the Project Info tab.
    Note: If you do not have administrative rights, the options are disabled.If sharing and/or mapping is not enabled for your project, contact your Administrator.
    • In the project that contains the requirements you want to map, verify that the Requirements in this project can be mapped to shared requirements check box is selected.
    • In the project that contains requirements you want to share, verify that the Requirements in the project can be shared check box is selected.
    • To share and map requirements in the same project, verify that both boxes are selected.