Displaying and hiding link types

You can customize the work item editor to control whether specific link types are displayed.


  1. Open the Editor Presentations page.
    1. In the Team Artifacts view of the Work Items perspective, right-click the project area and select Open.
    2. Click the Process Configuration tab.
    3. Expand Project Configuration > Configuration Data > Work Items, then click Editor Presentations.
  2. Select an editor presentation in the Choose the Editor Presentation to edit list.
  3. Expand Links [content shared] > Links (layout slot: Links) [content shared].
  4. Right-click Links and select Edit.
  5. In the Shown Link Types list, select the link types that you want to display.
    For example, the image below shows the Affects Test Case Result, Blocks, and Blocks Test Execution link types selected This screen capture of the Edit Presentation window shows that Links is selected in the Non-Attribute-based Presentation field. The Shown Link Types list shows all available link types with check marks next to three of them.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Click Save to save your changes to the project area.