If you are not able to update certain fields for a task, it is either because the task has been set to completed (in which case a Project Manager or an Administrator would need to reopen the task for further modifications) or because you do not have sufficient rights. For more information in this regard, […]
Marked Tasks is a visual mechanism that allows a user to identify tasks he/she wants to “follow” closely for a certain period of time. When you mark a task, you are only marking it for yourself and this “mark” (the yellow star) will appear next to the task throughout the interface. Hint: In “custom” task […]
AceProject uses the lighted (or yellow) star to represent a marked task. A non-lighted star represents an unmarked task. You may mark or unmark a task by clicking on this star. Marking a task makes it easier for you to locate it throughout the interface.
A successor cannot be added to a task per se. Actually, a task becomes a successor when a predecessor is added to it. Setting dependencies is easier through the Task Gantt Chart and is suggested.
In most projects, certain tasks cannot begin unless another is completed. This can be difficult to manage when the project is complex and contains a high number of tasks that depend on the successful completion of others. This is where task dependencies come in. Task dependencies let you decide when a task can be started. […]
As a Normal user, you do not have sufficient access rights to assign/un-assign users on that task.
Only Project Managers and Administrators can reopen a completed task or perform limited actions on them. To reopen a completed task, the Project Manager or Administrator must first set the status filter setting in a task list to “All Completed Statuses” for the task to be listed. The completed task’s status can then be changed […]
The task Number must be numeric. Hence, acceptable values are: integers (1, 2, 3, 4, etc.) decimal numbers (for example, 7.1) AceProject will allow you to enter a decimal task number using either the comma (“,”) or the period (“.”) as the decimal separator. After saving the task, AceProject will show task numbers using your […]
Yes. In any task list page, click on the Summary link to open the task you want to move. The Move/Copy option will be located in the right pane. Just follow instructions thereafter.
In any task list page, click on the Summary link of a task to open it. In the Assignment section of the Edit Task Information page, uncheck the user in the assignment grid.