View: display task indentations in a task list

In this task view, you can add code to the Task Name column to display the tasks indented according to the Work Breakdown Structure of the project.

Access requirements

You must have the following access to perform the steps in this article:

Adobe Workfront plan*

Any

Adobe Workfront license*

Plan

Access level configurations*

Edit access to Reports, Dashboards, Calendars

Edit access to Filters, Views, Groupings

Note: If you still don't have access, ask your Workfront administrator if they set additional restrictions in your access level. For information on how a Workfront administrator can modify your access level, see Create or modify custom access levels.

Object permissions

Manage permissions to a report

For information on requesting additional access, see Request access to objects .

*To find out what plan, license type, or access you have, contact your Workfront administrator.

Display task indentations in a column of a task list

  1. Go to a list of tasks.

  2. From the View drop-down menu, click New View.

  3. Click Add Column and start typing “Task Name” in the Show in this column field then select it when it displays in the list.

  4. From the new column, click Switch to Text Mode.

  5. Hover over the text mode area, and click Click to edit text.

  6. Remove the text you find in the

    valuefield=
    

    line and replace it with the following code:

    valueexpression=IF({indent}<1,{name},IF({indent}<2,CONCAT(' - ',{name}),IF({indent}<3,CONCAT(' - - ',{name}),IF({indent}<4,CONCAT(' - - - ',{name}),CONCAT(' - - - - ',{name})))))
    
  7. Click Save, then Save View.

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