awork explained in detail

All functions and sections described in detail

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General

Templates

In awork, there are templates for tasks and projects to standardize workflows.
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Notifications

awork uses notifications to inform users about news on projects, tasks, deadlines etc.
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Permission management

With role-based permissions, you'll be able to define in awork what people can and can't see/edit.
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Tagging

Tags are handy identifiers in awork that help you search, filter, and recognize tasks and projects.
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Search and find in awork

In awork, you're able to search projects, tasks, users, and customers. Open the search by clicking on the magnifying glass icon or press F.
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Using Quick Actions

In awork, you can use Quick Actions to help you perform shortcuts, such as creating tasks or times.
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How do I filter an overview?

Set your own filters in the project, customer and user overviews to build custom views.
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Dark Mode

Depending on your preference, awork offers a dark mode that is turned on automatically when enabled in your OS or browser
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Turn notifications on/off

In awork, you'll receive notifications if you're being mentioned in a comment. Find out how to view and manage them in this article.
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The text editor and its formatting

The formatting options of the text editor allow you to write clear project and task briefings.
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Use types of work correctly

Tasks and times always have an activity. A categorization of work that you'll be able to use for evaluations and for invoices.
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Workspaces in awork

In awork, you will often stumble across the term "workspace". But what exactly is that? This article explains the workspace in more detail.
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FAQ

Which browsers does awork support? Is there a desktop app for the PC or Mac? We will answer these questions and many more.
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Tasks

Creating a new task

There are different ways to create tasks in awork. Here you will get to know them all.
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Overview all & my tasks

The Tasks module gives you an overview of all your project-related and private tasks.
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Private tasks vs. project tasks

Private tasks can only be seen by yourself unless you give them to another user.
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Editing task details

Tasks have status, subtasks, a user, a deadline and much more. Here you'll find out what tasks in awork can do.
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Edit multiple tasks at the same time

Select and edit several tasks at the same time via a multiple selection in the list view of a project.
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Set a task as recurring

If tasks repeat at regular intervals, you can set them as recurring.
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Task templates

Templates are blueprints for tasks. They help you to predefine recurring workflows easily.
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Export tasks

Export tasks from a project or task filter to an Excel spreadsheet for further processing.
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Creating tasks from emails

Special email addresses of projects or users allow you to create tasks in awork from an email.
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Link files via Google Drive or OneDrive

Link your cloud drive files to tasks and projects.
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Projects

Overview all projects

Get to know how the project overview works and how to get an overview of your projects, filters, searches, and much more.
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Creating a new project

Learn how to create a new project in awork and what the individual steps and fields mean.
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Project details

A project includes a lot of information: briefings, a deadline, budgets, tasks, times, files, comments, and much more.
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Project tasks

Tasks belong to projects and can be used in lists, the board and the timeline.
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Task lists

Structure the tasks of your project in lists. A task can be in several lists at the same time.
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Board view

Manage the statuses of the tasks in the form of columns in the board view.
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Project timeline

The timeline shows your tasks over time and you're able to create entire project plans with dependencies and milestones here.
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Project times

Record times directly on projects or on the tasks of the project and evaluate them in the times tab
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Project settings

For each project, you can customize the statuses, create automations, preset the billability of tracked times and much more.
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Project files

Projects have their own file storage where files from comments and project tasks are displayed.
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Automations in projects

You can build "if-then" automations for tasks within a project to map automatic workflows.
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Autopilot for projects

With autopilot, automatically receive notifications when a project's deadline or budget is at risk.
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Manage clients

Create and maintain your project clients in awork to better categorize, find and evaluate your projects.
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Project templates

Build project templates to standardize settings and workflows, and save a lot of time when creating new projects.
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Using project types

Project types are a categorization that helps you to evaluate your projects and times in a meaningful way - if you need to.
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Team planner

Plan multiple projects in your timeline while taking into consideration the workload of your users, including absences & milestones
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