MWP - Features - Clone tasks

MWP - Features - Clone tasks

Use case :

In a project plan, it's common to repeat some part of a plan few times. We call this iterations.
To ease task duplication, we have add "Clone" feature.
It's a lot more than a simple copy / paste. 
This allow you to duplicate many times a summary task or selected tasks and let user define many custom options.

How to :

Select :

Select, tasks or summary you want to duplicate.
In the Schedule tab, select clone icon :

This window is displayed :

Setup clone :

  1. Fill or update task name : based on the selection, this will be the name of iteration summary. The numbering symbol will be incremented.
  2. Set the number of iteration you want to add : how many times the selection will be duplicated.
  3. Set how many iterations will be activated : you can add iterations that will be inactivated until you need them.
  4. By default, numbering symbol is - # - il will be replaced by the iteration number : 1, 2, 3, ... You can define you own string. 
    By default, numbering start at 1, you can define your own start point.

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