Why can’t I edit all the task fields?

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, […]

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How should I use Marked Tasks?

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 […]

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What are task dependencies?

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. […]

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How can I edit a completed 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 […]

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Which characters are allowed in the Task Number field?

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 […]

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