Projects > Task Coloring by Projects

To have your tasks colored by projects:

  • Click on any task to open up the task dialog
  • Click on the pen icon beside the project dropdown
edit project details

  • The Project dialog will open 
  • Click on the square color dropdown as shown in the screenshot below
  • Select the color of your choice 
  • Click on 'Save' upon completion
  • In the task dialog, click on 'Save' again
choose color for a project

  • Back in the planner, navigate to the top of the planner and click on 'Color Taskbars by Task colors'
gantt chart area coloring

  • Click on 'Task colors' to activate the dropdown
  • Select 'Project colors'
  • Click on 'Close'
change gantt chart area coloring

  • Your tasks are now be colored by your project colors instead of task colors
gantt chart area colored by projects