Keywords allow testers in categorizing and filtering of Test Cases. We can group certain test cases with some attributes. For example, you can use
Windows: a set of Test Cases valid for Windows platform.
Create a Keyword:
To create a keyword, click on the Keyword Management link under the Test Project on the left side.
Click on the Create keyword button.
Enter Keyword and Description and click on the Save button to create the Keyword as shown in the picture.
The Keyword Assignment page is the place where you can batch assign keywords to the existing Test Suite or Test Case.
Select a Test Suite or Test Case on the tree view on the left navigation.
The topmost box that shows up on the right-hand side will allow you to assign available keywords to every single test case.
TestLink supports several ways to import / export keywords data. The supported file types are.XML and .CSV file types.
Filter by Keyword
Testers have the ability to filter Testcases by Keywords in:
Left Navigation tree of the Test specification.
Search Test Cases in Test Specification etc
TestLink Tutorial on this website can be found at:
More information on TestLink Open source Test management tool can be found on the official website at: http://testlink.org