Assign Tasks

This feature is available to all users

Assign tasks to other collaborators in your project to delegate responsibilities. Task assignees receive notifications whenever changes are made to a task, and their user avatar is prominently displayed on the task tile. Each task can have only one assignee.



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Assign a Task

You can assign a task to any project collaborator from the task window or from the project board view.


To assign a task from the task window:

  1. Open the task you'd like to assign.
  2. Click Unassigned at the top of the task window.
  3. Select a new assignee from the drop-down menu.
  4. The new assignee will now be displayed at the top of the task window.


 To assign a task from a project board:


  1. Hover your mouse over the task you'd like to assign.
  2. Click the question mark (?) which appears in the top-right corner of the task tile. If the task is already assigned to another user, click their user avatar.
  3. Select a new assignee from the drop-down menu.



View Task Assignees at a Glance

When a task is assigned to a user, their avatar appears in the upper-right corner of the task tile:



You can also use the filters bar on the right side of the project board to only show tasks assigned to certain team members:



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