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Resources Basics

Story Points

configurable Story Point conversion ratiodescriptionaffects

1 Story Point = 1d for all boxes of a given type

all boxes of a given type:

  • existing
  • new

Story Point ratio can be overwritten

  • for individual boxes (of a given type)
  • in their Box configuration  


Auto-inherited upper-level teams descriptionaffects

Newly created Boxes of a given type do NOT automatically inherit teams from the upper level. 

applies during box creation

existing boxes are not affected by toggle changes

If the option was previously active, all teams which were automatically allocated to the Boxes of that type remain unchanged, but now they can be manually "Unassigned" from a lower level. This way, information about teams (capacity planning, objectives, etc) is still available in Boxes that have used it.

Boxes inherit teams from upper-levels.
manually allocated teams
OFFTeams cannot be added to a box.

all boxes of a given type:

  • existing
  • new
ONTeams can be added to a box. 

Security and access

  • Only users with the App admin security role can manage Box types and access Administration.
  • Access:

    • Click the "wrenchicon at the top right and select "Box types" from the drop-down list.
    • Click a Box type name to select it and open its settings.
    • On the left, go to Resources > Basics tab.