To manage tasks choose Tools | Manage Tasks from the main screen menu. The following screen will appear:
This screen will allow you to view information on each task. You can
also use this form to add or edit task information. To view information
on a task, select the task from the task pull-down list. To edit
information on the currently listed task press the Edit button. The
fields will now allow changes to them and the Save button will become
enabled. After making your changes press the Save button. To add a new
task, press the New button. All the fields will become blank allowing
you to enter new information. When you are finished entering
information press the Save button to add the new task. To delete the
current task click the Delete button.
The TaskID field must be a unique ID for the task. The Description
field is a descriptive name for the task. The ProjectID field indicates
which project, if any, the task belongs to. The Rate field indicates
the rate at which this task is charged. The Active field indicates
whether this task shows up in the task pull-down lists.
The Priority, IssueDate and CompleteDate fields can be used to make the
Tasks table function as a ToDo list. When a task or ToDo item is
completed the Active field can be set to false.