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Simple User Story Template

As a [specific type of user] , I want/need  [some functionality] so that [ I can accomplish some task/goal].

User Story Template With Tasks and Acceptance Criteria

This template is also available as a pdf: userstorytemplate.pdf.

The Story

A simple description of a functionality told from the perspective of the person who desires the new capability, usually a user or customer of the system.

As a:


I need:


so that i can:


Tasks A list of tasks that must be accomplished to put this feature in place.





Acceptance Criteria The exact requirements that must be met for the story to be completed. Acceptance criteria answers  the question, "How do I know when I’m done with the story?"





Instructions and Examples

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