Activities for

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Activities For is an alternative to Activities Due of the Activities widget.

 

This widget is used to display activities (of any type: task, issue or request) that are ongoing within a given range. Being ongoing here means that they meet one or both of the following:

 

 

Their Start Date falls before the ending date of the range selected, and/or

 

Their End Date falls after the starting date of the range.

 

To select a range, a drop-down menu at the top of the section is used:

 

 

Range

Items shown

 

Today

Activities with their End Date falling after and Start Date - before the current date

 

This week

Activities with End Date falling after the first day of the current week (inclusively) and/or Start Date falling before the last day of the current week.

 

This month

Activities with End Date falling after the first day of the current calendar month (inclusively) and/or Start Date falling before the last day of the current month.

 

This year

Activities with End Date falling after the first day of the current year (inclusively) and/or Start Date falling before the last day of the current year.

 

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The last selected setting in the drop-down menu is remembered for each user.

 

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Activities that have no End Date are not listed.

 

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Activities that are past their End Date and still have Open status are highlighted in red.

 

The list of displayed activities consists of the following:

 

Column

Comments

Project

Project the Activity belongs to; link to the Project Details section in Activity Center

Customer

Customer Name

Activity

Activity Name; link to the Activity Details section in Activity Center

Type

Activity Type (Task, Issue, or Request)

Assigned To

Activity Assignees

Status

Activity Status

Due On

Date the activity is due on:

- if Today is selected, the column is not displayed

- if This Week is selected, the day of the week the activity is due to end is displayed

- if This Month or This Year is selected, activity’s end date is displayed.

Load

Average value of load the current user has within an activity.

 

 

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llustration: Activities for this month on Dashboard

 

 

Controls

 

The widget has the following controls:

 

 

Control

Description/Action

 

Accesses the widget’s settings

 

Toggles between the minimized and expanded state of the widget window,

 

Closes the widget.

 

Widget Settings

 

The widget has the following editable settings:

 

 

Widget display name. Default: Activities

 

Maximum number of elements to display. Default: 10

 

Show  activities without start/end dates (checkbox)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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