How to Use the Plain-Text Editor Templates

Learn how our built-in templates can speed the development of free-form English tests.


Not sure what to test or how to write an effective test? Interested in testing web application functionality such as login and signup? Our built-in test templates make the process easy.

When creating a Rainforest test using the Plain-Text EditorPlain-Text Editor - A tool that allows you to write tests as step-by-step instructions in free-form English. Tests created with the Plain-Text Editor (PTE) run using either the Tester Community or your own on-prem testers., click the Use Template button to choose from a list of standard workflows, including:

  • Login
  • Signup
  • Reset Password
Using a template to create a test.Using a template to create a test.

Using a template to create a test.

Select the template that best matches what you want to do; steps are automatically added.

Customizing the steps.Customizing the steps.

Customizing the steps.

Customize the steps to match your site or application. You can add or remove any step as needed. Moreover, you can include test data.

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