Milestones can be used in project management to mark the end of a group of tasks or to define a specific deadline. You can always recognize milestones in smenso Cloud by the fact that they are marked with a 🔷 icon and/or the task title is formatted in bold.
How to mark a task as a milestone
- Open a task
- Click on the
Mark as milestone
- (Additionally, select a date in the
Due Datefield so that the milestone has a date and is displayed as a milestone in the timeline)
Generally, in most views, a milestone can be recognized by either a 🔷 icon and/or a bold task title.
In the list view for example, milestones are displayed with the 🔷 icon and a bold task title:
In the board view, milestones are displayed with the 🔷 icon and a bold title:
In the timeline view, milestones are displayed with the 🔷 icon (soon also with bold text):
Filter/group by milestones
In all filters there is a new option Type with two options in the filter:
Show only milestonesHides all tasks in the view that are not milestones and displays only milestones.
Show no milestonesShows only tasks and hides all milestones.
In the timeline view, milestones can also be grouped. Milestones and tasks will then be displayed in separate grouped views.