Tutorial #9: Mantis Bug Tracker: Other functionalities

In Mantis Tutorial series if you missed any article then please checkout article list here: Mantis Bug Tracker Tutorial Series Mantis Bug tracker offers some advanced features while reporting an issue. These features are described below: Versions Versions are related to projects. A user can create a version of a project. When reporting an issue, a user can see 3 versions field on the page: Product Version: This field tells us the in which version the bug was reported.Target Version: This field version denotes in which version the issue should…

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Tutorial #6: Bug Life Cycle in Mantis Bug Tracker

Mantis Bug Tracker is a defect tracking tool used to report bugs and track them. The function of bug tracker starts right from reporting, and issue, assigning it to the concerned person, tracking the resolution of the issue, retesting the issue and closing it after the issue is resolved. A lifecycle denotes various stages which a bug goes through. This lifecycle has various stages from creating a bug to closing it. Fundamentally, a bug lifecycle has three stages- Open, Resolve and Closed. In this tutorial we will study the complete…

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Tutorial #5: Project Management in Mantis Bug Tracker

Mantis Bug Tracker helps to effectively manage projects and keep the team members, project managers informed about the changes and updates in the project. It supports multiple projects, sub-projects, categorization of the project and many other features. We will be discussing these features in great detail. Mantis Bug Tracker allows admin to create projects from Manage Tab. Under administrator login, Go to “Manage” tab.Click on”Manage Projects” tab in the menu bar. Click on “Create new Project”.To edit the already added Projects, Click on the “Project name” in Projects Section. Mantis…

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Tutorial #3: Installation of Mantis Bug Tracker on Windows

In Mantis Bug Tracker tutorial, we will learn how to install Mantis Bug Tracker on Windows. For this, first of all, we need to understand the pre-requirements of the system where Mantis has to be installed. Pre Requirements for Client and Server System About Operation System and Browser (Client): MantisBT runs on Windows, macOS, Linux, Solaris. It is a web-based tool which can be accessed using Web Browsers. It can work on all the browsers from Chrome, Firefox (45 and above), Internet Explorer (10 and above), Safari and Opera.About Web…

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Tutorial #4: Getting Started with Mantis Bug Tracker

In the previous article, we learn "Tutorial #4: Project Management in Mantis Bug Tracker". If you missed any of the article checkout "Mantis Bug Tracker Tutorial" list. Getting Started with MantisBT: Login is the first screen displayed when MantisBT is started. Login in to the MantisBT using the “Bitnami” Application. Open the application and click on “Go the Application”. Once Mantis is installed in the system, you can also directly access MantisBT using URL: http://127.0.0.1/mantis/login_page.php. Enter the valid user name and password which was registered during installation using Bitnami.The user…

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