Discovering YouTrack: Dashboards
In this blog series, we introduce you to useful features inside YouTrack and show you how to use them effectively. In this post, we’ll show you how to set up dashboards for executive overview, team view, personal backlogs, and guest landing pages. Dashboards can be used to provide a running report, so you are always informed about the current state of your projects and tasks in YouTrack. They can display charts, calendars with due dates, notification feeds, time tracking stats, and more. You can find all the available dashboard widgets on JetBrains Marketplace. Creating an
YouTrack now with Reactions 😀
Read this post in other languages: We are happy to release YouTrack 2020.1! And now, there is a way to express this happiness, and many other emotions, with emoji reactions. 😀 What’s more, you won’t miss any reactions thanks to reaction notifications we’ve introduced. In other enhancements, in-context translation right from the user interface is now available for anyone who wants to contribute to our community-based language localizations. YouTrack 2020.1 also adds new custom fields settings for administrators to support some tricky use cases without writing workflows and i
5 Tips for Getting the Most out of Your Dashboard
Whether you work on multiple projects or just one, it becomes a major problem to find a good way to track everything in one place. YouTrack gives you an overview of your projects, boards, and all your personal activities. Currently, your dashboard supports 4 default widgets and a bunch of custom widgets created by the community. Today I’ll give you some tips on how to get the most out of the YouTrack dashboard. In this blog post, I’ll try to cover useful widgets to track your personal activities, but that is not to say that some of these tips might not also be useful for any agile team.
Custom Widgets in YouTrack
YouTrack lets you track activities in different projects and get an overview of the current status of your own tasks on a dashboard. There is a standard set of widgets in YouTrack that you can use at any time. But sometimes you want to view the data in a different layout or track information from other applications. That is why we added functionality that lets you create custom widgets and add them to your dashboards. With this feature, you can extend the functionality of your dashboards to grab content from external sources or present issue data in a unique format. (more…)
The Power of Reporting and Analysis in YouTrack 6
In YouTrack 6, we introduced additional functionality for providing stakeholders with succinct, easy-to-digest information about the state of the project. This is subdivided into two areas: reports and the live dashboard. Reports In issue tracking systems, reports are used to provide interested parties with snapshots of the project’s state. A report may be as simple as a timeline graph that indicates a race to completion, or it might be a breakdown of time spent by user or by task, or something a bit more complicated. Typical report users might include: A developer who wishes to get a
Live Webinar: YouTrack 6 Is Here, What’s New?
YouTrack 6 has just arrived! Do you want to learn more and see YouTrack 6 in action before trying it out? Join us Friday, November 14th, 15:00 – 16:00 GMT (10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EST) for a free live webinar with Dmitri Nesteruk showing-off the hottest new features in YouTrack 6. Webinar Agenda Personalized live Dashboard 17 new reports broken down into four types: Issues distribution Timeline Time management State transition Reworked user management Multiple drafts per user New image editor AND logical operator in search queries Customizable shortcuts Spa
Please Welcome YouTrack Harmony RC
Update: YouTrack 6 has been just released! You are welcome to download YouTrack 6 or sign up for YouTrack InCloud. Please feel free to share your feedback! We are glad to announce that the first Release Candidate of YouTrack 6, code-named Harmony, is available! Download YouTrack 6 RC right now or read on to savor the juicy details first. What Does Harmony Bring? YouTrack Harmony drastically extends YouTrack's project management functionality. A range of reports are here to ease the job of managers and development teams who need to analyze and monitor their progress. The Dashboard is also
YouTrack Harmony Roadmap
Today we would like to share our vision for the next major version code-named Harmony we've been working on this year. Reports Dashboard YouTrack Harmony is dedicated to reports that will address many issues relevant to managers and development teams alike. Reports will help you stay on top of all kinds of activities you track, and will extend the YouTrack project management functionality. With YouTrack Harmony we will introduce a Reports Dashboard that can be configured on the user level and shared across the team or the whole company, based on the role permissions. Please welcome the You