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How to extract a Process Template from an Existing Project Area

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How do you extract a process from an existing Project Area in IBM Rational Team Concert?


Extracting the process from a project area will create a process template which can be imported and used during the creation of additional project areas.


To extract the process from a project area, apply the following steps:

  1. In the Team Artifacts view of the eclipse client, right-click a project area and click Extract Process Template.

  2. A wizard will open to extract the process template into the repository.

  3. Provide a process ID and Name for your process template.

  4. Click Finish.

  5. The newly created process template will open in the Eclipse client.

  6. Navigate to Window > Show View > Process Templates.

  7. Right click on the process template you just created.

  8. Select Export. This will save the process template locally on your machine.

Document information

More support for: Rational Team Concert

Software version: 4.0.1, 5.0.2, 6.0.1, 6.0.5

Operating system(s): Linux, Windows

Reference #: 1505291

Modified date: 07 May 2018