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Is there any of Special way of showing Tentative Tasks in a Gantt graph using Project Libre?

I'm documenting a Software Web Application Project Plan. The customers have sent us: 1) snapshots of the various Web pages, and 2) Change Request Snapshots of some existing Web pages that we already ...
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When to add tasks to stories and how to estimate tasks?

In our agile team we frequently encounter the issue where the Scrum Master points out that all of our stories should be fully tasked and estimated prior to an iteration and once these tasks have been ...
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Estimate employee overhead due to interruptions

I am trying to estimate an overhead due to the effect of interruptions on an employee. For example: Imagine an employee who is responsible for repair services. He gets called on a daily basis by ...
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Split time recording method for tasks in Project Server

We would like to separate % Work Complete, Work, Remaining Work, Actual work in the task updates on Project Server. For example, a resource is allocated to work 8 hours on a task. The resource records ...
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Which specific tasks do fall under “Project Support” activity?

I need some advice on what tasks can fall under "Project Support" activity in a similar way that we can say the following fall under "Project Development" Requirement gathering coding testing
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How to make personal tasks in Asana reflect general project task priorities

We use Asana a lot for task and bug management with less technically oriented customers and externals. This works well except for one feature that keeps confusing everybody: the fact that the order of ...
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Immediately assign tasks to everyone or task by task?

There are more people working on the project. I created like 50 tasks. The project is programming of an application. I am a project manager here. I have 2 options: Assign all tasks to ...
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How to map user stories into tickets?

Currently in my workplace we use Redmine as our backlog management system. It works pretty well for us, but lately (as the company grew), I've been noticing that our tickets tend to be very long (both ...
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Project/Ticket Managment [closed]

I have recently been tasked with finding and implementing a solution for task/project management. I have come here for some suggestions to see what you use. There are however some rather specific ...
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Is it possible to synchronise TFS work items with outlook or sharepoint tasks?

Is there any integration between Team Foundation Server work items and tasks in either sharepoint or outlook?
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Project, Time, and Task Management software 1 person [closed]

I have spend countless hours trying demos of the 100's of types of project and task management software out there, and none seem to fit the bill of exactly what I am looking to accomplish. I decided ...
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Subtask linking

I have 2 tasks like Task A and B. Task A has 2 Subtask named A1 and A2 and the same for Task B(B1 and B2). Task B1 needs Task A1 to be done befor starting and Task B2 needs Task B1 to be done before ...
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Is there a clear benefit to separating “issues” from “tasks” when working in larger teams?

Is there a clear benefit to separating issue from task when working in larger teams? When working with sizable teams of developers in addition to a number of external clients, QA, and any other ...
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What factors should determine a task's priority?

Is it common to assign a task's priority based solely on its due date? For example, is the following system valid for all scenarios? Urgent = less than 24 hours High = Not more than 24 hours Medium = ...
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Handling new suggestions to resolved user stories in closed sprint

In a project managed using scrum framework, I've a situation where all tasks associated to a user story (feature) had been done successfully. No more code changes are allowed since testing is in ...
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Can bug trackers be used for tracking tasks other than programming?

I work as an electrical engineer, and sometimes when work gets busy (read: most of the time) there are so many various tasks and things to remember to take care of later that it can get difficult to ...
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Rational Team Concert for resource scheduling

We are evaluating RTC as a primary project management / development framework tool. In particular we follow a high number of concurrent projects with mutable teams. Our main problem are that we ...
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Communication/Handoff Checklists

I have been having many issues getting bug/tasks provided with the correct information in them. And other points where a task is handed off along the workflow require the recipient to get certain ...
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Is it possible to use HP Quality Center as a task tracking tool?

In my current project, I felt the lack of a sound platform for tracking our tasks, as in my previous project we were using Atlassian's Jira. Chatting with development managers, they mentioned that ...