Creating and Managing Tasks

Moving tasks
Tasks can be moved easily in the Workast web app.  From rearranging the priority in a list to moving them to a different list or column, or even moving them...
Mon, 4 Jan, 2021 at 3:08 PM
How to delete a task
To delete a task, open the task details screen by clicking on the task.  Click on the ellipses (three dots) in the top panel, then select "Remove."...
Thu, 18 Mar, 2021 at 12:51 PM
How to turn on or off task creation messages in Slack channels when a task is created in Workast
Normally, when you create a task in a Slack channel, a task creation message appears in that channel like this: However, if you create the task in the sp...
Wed, 26 May, 2021 at 9:18 AM
Personal Tasks in Workast
Personal tasks are a special type of task that only you can see, and that cannot be assigned. To create a personal task in the Workast web app: Log into ...
Tue, 20 Apr, 2021 at 1:06 PM
Using the Home Page in Workast
The Home page allows users to see their highest priority tasks and meetings, all in one convenient place. To access the home screen, click on "Home&quo...
Wed, 21 Apr, 2021 at 1:14 PM
My current tasks (How to set a priority or favorite task)
Adding tasks to "my current tasks" is an easy way to indicate your priority tasks or that tasks that you will be working on next.  Tasks ...
Fri, 30 Jul, 2021 at 3:24 PM
How to copy the link (URL) to a task
To copy the link to a task: Open the task details by clicking on the task in the web app. Click on the task menu (the ellipses - three dots) at the top o...
Wed, 17 Mar, 2021 at 2:12 PM