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Project 2016: Managing Tasks

Project 2016: Managing Tasks

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Tasks are a project's metrics that need to be tracked and monitored. Discover how to insert and edit tasks; insert columns; work with formulas; and link, split, sort, filter, and organize tasks.

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Project 2016: Managing Tasks

  • Inserting a task
  • Editing a task
  • Inserting a recurring task
  • Importing tasks from Outlook
  • Inserting columns
  • Creating dropdown menus within a column
  • Using formulas to create custom fields
  • Linking or splitting tasks
  • Grouping tasks
  • Adding Outline Numbers & WBS codes
  • Defining & customizing WBS codes
  • Sorting tasks
  • Filtering tasks
  • Using tables to reorganize your tasks
  • Adding notes to your tasks
  • Highlighting certain tasks
  • Inserting subprojects
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