QVscribe Polarion User Set Up - Edge

All QVscribe for Polarion users will need the following to setup QVscribe:

  1. Download files for the QVscribe Browser extension
  2. The QVscribe Teams Server hostname/IP
  3. Their username and password *Note: this not needed if you are using Active Directory for licensing)


Below outlines all the steps they will need to take to setup QVscribe for Polarion


Step 1: Run the QVscribeForChrome_[version].msi Installer


Step 2: Open Microsoft Edge and type edge://extensions in your address bar. You can also access your extensions by clicking on the elipsis icon on the top right corner of your Edge browser.  Click on Extensions.



Step 3: Enable the Developer Mode present on the bottom left corner of the window.


Step 4: Select Load-Unpacked


Step 5: Select folder (%appdata\%QRA Consulting Inc\Qvscribe\chrome\extension) in the folder bar at the bottom of the window that opens.

appdatalocStep 6: Disable the Developer Mode.


Step 7: After installing the QVscribe Browser Extension, you should see the QVscribe icon in the upper right next to the address bar in Microsoft Edge


If the analyzer is offline click ’Start Up Analyzer and Log into Server’.


Step 8: Enter your QVscribe for Teams Server IP or Hostname and then click. Connect to your QVscribe Teams Server.

Note: This should be provided to you by the QVscribe Admin.


Step 9: Pick your identity provider. This information will be provided by your QTS Admin as well. If you are connecting via QTS User Directory, you should have a username and password.


Alternatively, if you are set up to connect via Active Directory, you will automatically connect via your computer login credentials.



QVscribe 4.4.1 service running

The Browser extension requires the underlying QVS Analyzer service to be running

Step 1: Make sure you are logged into Polarion


Step 2: Open the  Browser extension in Microsoft Edge


Step 3: QVS Analyzer status should indicate online, if not, press "Start QVS Analyzer" and follow Steps 7-9 above:

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