Overview & background
You utilize our batch task editing feature to update the task attributes for multiple tasks at once.
Note: This does not mean that you can leave task comments in multiple tasks at once. You can only update the task attributes, such as title, priority, start/end date, etc.
How to batch edit task attributes
Note: Batch editing is available on the web version only
Go to the tasks view
Hover your cursor over each desired task and click the checkbox that appears. A
Once you have selected the tasks you want, click on the "Actions" button at the top of the Tasks page (which will turn red once you've selected multiple tasks) and you can then edit those tasks in a batch action.
Tip: As a shortcut, you can also hold down the Shift key on your keyboard to select multiple tasks in a row.
Selecting multiple tasks and clicking on the 'Actions' tab
When you click on the "Actions" button, you then select 'Batch edit' and you will see the pop-up window below.
Batch edit options
Note: If you see a red "Conflict" for an attribute in this "Edit" screen, that means that all of the selected tasks have different attributes currently set (for example, the tasks might all currently have different assignees or titles).
Tip: Editing those conflicting attributes will then affect all of the selected tasks and give all of them the same assignee or title.