How to set planned/actual development efforts?

You can define, track, and monitor the team's development efforts per Requirement / Features, User Story, Task, or any custom-defined activity. 

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To set the planned development efforts - 

  1. Open up a Requirement / Feature / Analysis / User Story / Task 
    • For Requirements / Features (Level 1), select the Development tab.
      In the General section, you can set the Planned Dev Efforts

    • For User Stories / Tasks (Level 2 & 3), you can set the Planned Dev Efforts in the Work Plan section in the General tab

      To set Planned Efforts in bulk, use the mass editing option


To report actual development efforts

  • Click on the Actions button and select Report Effort

  • Click on the number of Actual Development Efforts

Good to Know!

  • You can define to set Planned and/or remaining development efforts automatically by calculating all sub-activities planned and reported efforts.
  • Setting level 1 & 2 activities to Ready to Test / Testing / Completed status will reset the remaining efforts value to 0