Task Class

A Task is an entry in the System ToDo list. Tasks can be accessed using the Repository Tasks collection.

Associated table in .EAP file    t_tasks

Task Attributes

Attribute

Type

Notes

ActualTime

Long

Read/Write

The time already expended on the task, in hours, days or other units.

 

AssignedTo

String

Read/Write

The person this task is assigned to; that is, the responsible resource.

 

EndDate

Date

Read/Write

The date the task is scheduled to finish.

 

History

String

Read/Write

A memo field to hold, for example, task history or notes.

 

Name

Variant

Read/Write

The task name.

 

Notes

Variant

Read/Write

A description of the task.

 

ObjectType

ObjectType

Read only

Distinguishes objects referenced through a Dispatch interface.

 

Owner

String

Read/Write

The task owner.

 

Percent

Long

Read/Write

The percentage completion of the task.

 

Phase

String

Read/Write

The phase of the project the task relates to.

 

Priority

String

Read/Write

The priority of this task.

 

StartDate

Date

Read/Write

The date the task is to start.

 

Status

Variant

Read/Write

The current status of the task.

 

TaskID

Long

Read only

The local ID of the task.

 

TotalTime

Long

Read/Write

The total expected time the task might run, in hours, days or some other unit.

 

Type

String

Read/Write

Sets or returns a string representing the type.

 

Task Methods

Method

Type

Notes

GetLastError ()

String

Returns a string value describing the most recent error that occurred in relation to this object.

 

Update ()

Boolean

Updates the current Task object after modification or appending a new item.

If false is returned, check the GetLastError () function for more information.