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Task modes

Task mode information is stored as a custom filed and it can be configured in the Program Wizard or Program Configuration.

There are four different modes:

You can change the mode of all the tasks or selected tasks only.

Latest versions of the plugin (BigPicture Cloud and BigPicture 7.2.0 and above) introduce new task modes which reschedule start and end dates of the affected tasks.

General rules and outcomes

The general rules and outcomes are presented in the table below:

Mode

Is task affected by changes in other tasks or links?

Is task affected by changes in working days calendar?

Does moving the task affect children?

Is start / end date of the task editable /movable?

NoNoYesNo
NoNoNoYes

Yes, by either

1. parents

2. links)

YesYesYes

Yes, by either

1. parents

2.children

3. links)

YesYesYes