Creating tag

Tags can be created both independent from a task or from a task. When you create a tag independent from task, you create it from the Left Pane. When you create a tag from task, you create it from Task Pane.

Creating tag from Left Pane

To create a tag readily available to be used by tasks:

  1. Click on the add button next to the TAGS caption.
    Create a tag
    Create a tag
  2. Enter the name of the tag in the Main Pane and press Enter to confirm.
    Naming a tag
    Naming a tag
  3. Give the tag a color to make it more visually unique. Colored tags will appear in Task Pane when viewing a task. Giving an appropriate color to a tag will help team members realize the nature or state of the task easier. Click on the down arrow next to the tag name to popup the Tag Color pane.
    To change the color of a tag
    To change the color of a tag
  4. Select a color.
    Select a tag color
    Select a tag color

Creating tag from task

Tag can also be created when needed, that is, at the moment you edit a task. Creating a tag from a task will both create that tag and add the tag to the task.

To create tag from task:

  1. Open the Task Pane of a task.
  2. In between the task description and the comment logs there are few menus. Click on the button with the tag icon on it.
    To edit the tag selection of a task
    To edit the tag selection of a task
  3. This shows a drop down menu for tag selection. Enter the name of the tag in the text field.
  4. Click <Create new> or press Enter.
    Create a tag
    Create a tag

    Tag is created and is added to the task. You can view the tag under the task name.
    Tag is created and added to task
    Tag is created and added to task

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