7. Impediments

You can show the impediments by selecting ViewImpediments in the menu bar or clicking the symbol in the tool bar.

Figure 9. Impediments


You can insert new impediments by clicking the right mouse button in the left view and selecting Add impediment or pressing the key Ins. Impediments that are done are marked with a green check mark. Not solved impediments will be marked with a white cross on red background.

Table 3. Impediment symbols

Symbol State of the impediment

The default title of the impediments can be changed in the option settings dialog in the tab Default values. The title of newly created impediments is the default value. The title of an impediment must not be unique in contrast to the topic of a backlog item or the title of a task. No number will be automatically appended to the title of an impediment.