QA Team Roles and Responsibilities Form – MS Word – Software Testing

QA Team Roles and Responsibilities Form. Identify each QA team members duties during the software testing project. For example, Approve high-level project development, co-ordinate major issues, and approve additional development resources. Ensure project is on-track, prepare status reports, project plan, track project development status, manage changes/issues and resource issues. File Format: Word. QA Team Roles and […]

Risk Log Template – MS Word – Software Testing

Risk Log Template. Use this form to record software testing items to be actioned. File Format: Word. Risk Log Template This template is part of the Software Testing Template pack. Learn more about the Software Testing Templates. More Templates Like This You can download the following templates as part of the software testing pack or individually. Action Item Log […]

Requirements Testing Report – MS Word – Software Testing

Requirements Testing Report. Use this form to track requirements testing activities. Filter test case progress by low, medium, high. Color coding of cells for test item status. File Format: Word. Requirements Testing Report Template This template is part of the Software Testing Template pack. Learn more about the Software Testing Templates. More Templates Like This You can download the […]

Release Control Form – MS Word – Software Testing

Release Control Form. Use this form when releasing the software product from testing to production or another environment. File Format: Word. Release Control Form This template is part of the Software Testing Template pack. Learn more about the Software Testing Templates. More Templates Like This You can download the following templates as part of the software testing pack or […]

Outsourced Projects Checklist – Word Template – Software Testing

Outsourced Projects Checklist. Use this checklist to verify that contract agreements contain the information necessary to manage the project; validate deliverables have been accepted; agree on completeness, ensure the project is on track, deviations have been highlighted, and the project concludes as per the contract. File Format: Word. Outsourced Projects Checklist Form This template is part […]

Visio – How to Merge Multiple Shapes into Single Shape

Feel like a Visio shapeshifter? In this Visio tutorial, we show you how convert several shapes into a single shape, and also make sure the parts can’t be changed? Visio – How to Merge Multiple Shapes into Single Shape There are two steps: Protect the components. Protect the group. Step 1: Protect the components: Group the […]

Visio – How to Straighten Crooked Connector Lines

In this Visio tutorial, we show you how to straighten crooked connector lines. Getting angry that your connector lines are crooked, bent, or twisted out of shape? Wouldn’t it be nice if they were lovely and straight? Visio – How to Straighten Crooked Connector Lines Here’s how to make them straight again: Draw a line […]

Visio – How to Zoom & Pan (Tips and Keyboard Shortcuts)

In this Visio tutorial, we show you how to use the Zoom and Pan feature. Zooooooooooom! Pan! Zooooooooooooom! What’s the fastest way to zoom and pan in Visio? If you work on large drawings or charts, you’ll zoom and pan a lot. Using the zoom drop-down list and the scroll bars is very slow. Is […]

Visio – How to ‘Nudge’ Shapes (and not the page)

In this Visio tutorial, we show you how to use the Nudge feature. Nudge is a nice little feature when he behaves. You can use him to nudge, nudge, nudge shapes across the page using the arrow keys. But what happens when he goes rogue? You try to use Nudge but… using the arrow keys […]

Visio – How to Add, Change, and Delete Swimlanes in Flowcharts

In this Visio tutorial, we show you how to add swimlanes to a flowchart. Want to add swimlanes to your flowchart? Here’s how to move them, change their size, and create the flowchart. Visio – How to Add Swimlanes to a Flowchart Open Visio. In the Shapes window, in the Cross-Functional Flowchart Shapes stencil, drag a Swimlane shape onto the diagram. […]

Visio – How to Turn AutoConnect On (and Off)

In this Visio tutorial, we show you how to turn AutoConnect on, and if you wish, to turn if off again. Don’t feel guilty. AutoConnect is great – until it gets in your way. Visio – How to Turn AutoConnect Off If you want to turn it off: Click the View In the Visual Aids group, select or […]

Visio – How to Automatically Repeat Actions

If you use Visio to create process flows and other types of diagrams, use this trick to save time and get your work done faster. Instead of changing different parts of a shape one by one, you can use the Repeat feature to semi-automate the task? F4 on your keyboard repeats the last thing you’ve […]

How to Write Better Business Processes Designs

Business process design covers many areas. It involves understanding requirements, both the business and functional, the ability to interview different subject matters experts, then write the narrative explaining how the process currently works (as is) and could work (to be). [Learn more about these Process Design MS Word templates here] Furthermore, it requires visual design […]

Process Design Tips From DHL

As a process designer, I’m always looking at how other companies design their processes, in particular how they manage exceptions, errors, and unexpected actions, typically an ‘edge case.’ Download Now for $9.99 – Buy Here! [Learn more about these templates here] Last month I bought two computers. One Toshiba laptop, the second an Alienware desktop, […]

Process Design Tips #11: How to Rotate, Change & Flip Text

Last week I showed you how to use Microsoft Visio to create business process maps, use case diagrams, flowcharts. org charts, and other type of documents. Business Process Flowchart – 3 Swim lanes with SOX Controls [Learn more about these Process Design Excel templates here] This week, we’ll look at text. How to add, change, […]