Task multi-select

You can multi-select tasks on the task structure using CRTL+right click (or CMD on Mac) and move or structure by dropping on one of the tasks.

Alternatively you can move the tasks using the arrows found on the header and a notification will be displayed if the operation was partially successful or unsuccessful.

ActionDescrption
Selecting more than one task is possible with (selected tasks are highlighted in blue):
cmd or ctrl + left mouse buttonselect tasks one by one
shift + left mouse buttonselect a range of tasks
Unselecting tasks is possible with:
ESCunselect all selected tasks
click out of zoneunselect all selected tasks
cmd or ctrl + left mouse buttonunselecting tasks one by one


Possible operations

  • parent + all his children: move up/down, indent, outdent, delete
  • parent + selected children/without children: delete
  • all children from one parent, but without a parent: outdent, delete
  • selected children from single parent, but without a parent: move up/down, indent, outdent, delete
  • selected children from different parents, but without parents: delete
  • multiple parents without children: delete


To learn more about automatic structuring go to Scope module - Building WBS (task hierarchy).