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Define a relationship type

Define a relationship type

Create type codes that define the relationship between parent and child tasks.

Before you begin

The Many to Many Task Relations plugin must first be activated. To learn more, see Request many to many task relations.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Task Relationships > Relation Types and click New.
  2. Populate the Parent Descriptor and Child Descriptor fields with a short description of the relationship between the two tasks, such as a parent descriptor of Caused By and a child descriptor of Causes.
  3. Right-click the form header bar and select Save. The Name field automatically populates with the Parent and Child descriptors.
    Task relationship type

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