Defects by State

The Defects by State app displays active defects categorized by state over time.

Defects by State


Features include:

  • View a count of non-closed defects in scope over time, color-coded by the State field
  • Hover over a colored area of a bar to see the state value and count of defects for that day
  • Filter by available defect priorities, states, and severities

Data displayed in the app is in the same format as the Defects by State chart. Click the chart to go to the Reports tab , where you may view a key, export, email, and print the chart.


Access the Edit Settings menu in the app to manipulate and filter data displayed in the chart:

  • Set the Date Range amount and term (weeks, months, or quarters) fields to set the boundaries of the chart
  • Select the checkboxes next to the States field to control what defect states are charted
  • Select the checkboxes next to the Priorities and Severities fields to filter by additional criteria


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