Follow/Watch a Task

If you want to receive notifications and get updated about a task's progress, even though the task is not assigned to you, you can add yourself as a Watcher

Watchers of a task receive notifications about new comments on the task as well as changes to the task status, such as completion. So if a task is not assigned to you, but you'd still like to stay in the loop about its progress, becoming a Watcher is the way to go.

Become a Task Watcher:

By default, every user who participates in a task is automatically added as a Watcher. This happens when:

- You create the task and assign it to somebody else

- You are mentioned in a comment on the task

- You comment on the task yourself

- You set a due date for the task

You can also add/remove yourself as a Watcher. To do this, open the task dialog and click the Watch (Eye Icon) on the top-right side of the dialog. You are also able to add others as Watchers if you mention them in the task comments or click the arrow beside Watching.

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If you want to get notified about all tasks in a project, you can simply watch the entire project. Here's how