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Multi-select

Introduction

You can multi-select Boxes or tasks using CTRL+left click (or CMD on Mac). Once selected, the list of tasks will be highlighted in blue. You can, for example, drag and drop them in between other tasks to move the list.

Alternatively, you can move the tasks using the arrows on the module's header.

A notification will be displayed if the operation is partially successful or unsuccessful.

The following modules support multi-select:

  • Overview

  • Gantt

  • Scope 

  • Board

Available actions

The list of all available actions is presented in the table below:

Action

Description

Action

Description

To select multiple tasks (selected tasks are highlighted in blue), use:

cmd or ctrl + left mouse button

select tasks one by one

shift + left mouse button

select a range of tasks

To unselect use:

ESC

unselect all selected tasks

click out of the zone

unselect all selected tasks

cmd or ctrl + left mouse button

unselecting tasks one by one

Possible actions

Depending on the type of tasks selected, you will be able to perform the different operations listed below:

  • parent task with all its children:

    • move up/down, 

    • indent, outdent, 

    • delete,

    • color change,

  • parent task with selected children or without children: 

    • delete,

    • color change,

  • all children from a single parent, not including the parent task: 

    • outdent, 

    • delete,

    • color change,

  • selected children from one parent, not including the parent task: 

    • move up/down, 

    • indent, outdent, 

    • delete

    • color change,

  • multiple children from different parent tasks, not including the parent tasks: 

    • delete

    • color change,

  • multiple parent tasks without children:

    • delete

    • color change,

Examples

Overview module:

Gantt module:

Scope module:

Board module: