Work Package Hierarchies
Work packages can be structured hierarchically, e.g. in order to break down a large work package into several smaller tasks.
Adding a child work package
Open a work package and select the tab Relations
.Open the section Children
and click on + Create new child
to create a child work package. Alternatively, you can assign an existing child work package with + Add existing child
Enter the relevant values in the work package creation mask and save the newly created work package.For more information on the work package creation take a look at the guideline on creating a work package
Change the parent work package
To change the parent of a work package open the work package and select the tab Relations
.Look at the section Hierarchy
and click on the link + Add existing parent
. Search and select a work work package and confirm the parent by clicking the check icon.
Display work package hierarchies
After adding the parent and child work packages they are listed in the Relations
Hierarchies are also displayed from the work package list, namely through the indented arrow next to the child work packages.
You can also add a column with information about parent work packages:
- In the settings menu, click on Columns
- Use auto-completion to search and add the Parent column
- Click on Apply to display the new parent column in the work package list