Form Extension: Extended Linked Work Items View

 This java Form Extension displays linked Work Items with possibility to filter the displayed items and customize the table columns.


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Custom Form Extension for showing linked Work Items with possibility to filter the displayed items (e.g. by type and link direction) and customize the table columns (e.g. show custom fields).

How to Install

  • Extract the contents of the Form Extension archive into the Polarion extensions folder.
    • e.g. opt/polarion/extensions/custom_wi_table/eclipse/plugins/wiCustomSections or C:\Polarion\polarion\extensions\custom_wi_table\eclipse\plugins\wiCustomSections
  • Restart Polarion server.


How to Use
To activate the Form Extension go to the Administration -> Work Items -> Form Configuration (for any WI type) and add following line:

 <extension parameter_id="value1,value2,..." id="linkedWorkItemsCustomTable" label="LABEL_TO_SHOW_IN_IU"/>


  • WIattributes - Lists WI field IDs to show up as table columns
  • WItypes - Lists linked Work Item types to be listed in the table
  • DirectLinks - If 0 or false the table will not include direct linked Work Items
  • BackLinks - If 0 or false the table will not include back linked Work Items
  • HighlightMax - Lists Work Item attributes for which the Max Value must be highlighted (in bold)
  • HighlightMin - Lists Work Item attributes for which the Min Value must be highlighted (in bold)
  • OrderByColumnNumber - An index of the column we want to order the table by
    • i.e OrderByColumnNumber="~5" means order descending by the 5th column


  • <extension WIattributes="type,project,status,plannedIn,initialEstimate,team,priority,dueDate"
    WItypes="userstory" id="linkedWorkItemsCustomTable" label="Implemented by USs"/>



What's New in Version 3.0.10

Updated February 2020

Version 3.0.10
- Released for Polarion Extensions Portal




Vendor Alexey Andrianov (ADVA Optical Networking SE)
Published Version 3.0.10 - February 2020
Price Free
Community Supported Extension This extension is not supported by Siemens PLM.
Requirements Polarion 2019 GA (3.19.0) and newer
tested with Polarion 2019 SR1 (3.19.1)