View and filter tasks in Task manager
You can view, select, highlight and filter tasks in different ways in Task manager.
To open Task manager, click Manage on the ribbon and then click Tasks.
|Select multiple tasks||Do any of the following:
|Select multiple tasks in the Gantt chart||Do one of the following:
Task manager highlights the tasks that are within the selected area.
|Show only the selected tasks in the task list||
Organize tasks in the task list
|Change the order of tasks||Select a task and click
until the task is in the desired location.
You can move more than one task at a time. When you move a task, the related subtasks are also moved.
|Save the order of tasks||Click
Save Current Order.
If you change the saved order of tasks and want Task manager to show the saved order again, click and select Return to Saved Order.
|Change the hierarchy of tasks||Select a task and do one of the following:
You change the hierarchy of more than one task at a time.
|Expand and collapse task hierarchies||Select a task and do one of the following:
|Change the sorting direction||Click a column heading to change the sorting direction. To reverse the direction, click the column heading again.|
View tasks in the model
|Select the model objects of a task in the model|| In
|Highlight a task in the model|| In the model:
|View the tasks related to a model object|| In the model:
Task manager selects the related tasks in the task list. The model objects that belong to the related tasks are highlighted, but not selected, in the model.
|Filter tasks in the task list||You can filter tasks by status, contractor, task type, name, and start and end dates. You can set that the filtering shows only those tasks that are within your selection in the model.
You can also filter tasks by entering a filter criterion in the search box in Task manager. The search covers all the task properties that are visible in the task list.
You can create filters for tasks using the Tekla Structures selection and view filter functionality. The filters control which objects are shown in the model and which objects can be selected. When you use selection and view filters, the tasks in the current scenario are used in the filtering.