Quick start

We strongly recommend you to look at the 2 project samples. These projects are generated when you sign up. It will help you to be familiar with the concepts of Hiptest: scenario, action word, test run… You can delete them at any time.

Hiptest projects page

Ready  to go now with your first project?

Step 1: create a Project

Go to the projects list. To create a new project, click on Create project link.

Write the name (My first project!).

For this example, select the project type BDD-Friendly and click on Create (Later, if you want to change the project type for Classic Agile mode, you can manage it in the Project Settings in the left menu).

 Then you access directly to your project Dashboard.

Hiptest project dashboard page

Step 2: Create a Scenario

Go to the Scenarios page using the left menu. Create a new scenario named ‘Login”.

Create a Hiptest scenario

You can now navigate to this scenario by clicking on its name. On the scenario page, you can add a description. Then start writing your first step, an action: “Given user logs in with Jon as username and Newcorp as password” and click on Create action word.

Add first step in Hiptest scenarion

Add a second step, a check: “Then user should be logged in” and click on Create action word.

Add second step in Hiptest scenario

Congratulation, you have created your very first (and simple) scenario! Let’s execute it.


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Step 3: Execute a Scenario

Go to the Test runs page using the left menu. Create a new test run named Test Sprint 1.

Create new test run in Hiptest

Select your test run.

Test run page in Hiptest

Once you have created a test run, an execution cycle is automatically created. Click on the Resume test button to execute the test manually.

You can set the scenario status, or update the step statuses one by one. Two buttons allow you to pause or close the execution cycle.

Manually execute test in Hiptest

After the test execution, the test status has been updated. You can click on the test to see details.

Test details page in Hiptest

Click on the test run name (left column) to come back to the summary.

You are done! Now you can start your first project. We also recommend you to learn other key features of Hiptest like action word, refactoring and Hiptest publisher if you plan to automate your tests and integrate with your CI process.


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Hiptest is FREE for open source projects

We actually utilize a number of open source components, which is why Hiptest service is free for any open source project. We are giving back to the community!

Your open source project must meet the following criteria to be approved:

  • Your project is licensed under a license approved by the Open Source Initiative
  • Your project source code is available for download
  • Your project has a publicly accessible website