Timebox represent a fixed duration of time which helps the team to set goal and action plan to achieve it. It keeps the team focused and aligns their actions.
If you follow Scrum Framework, Timebox can be used as a Sprint. If you are following traditional project management, Timebox can be used as a Milestone.
Quickscrum provides the most flexible drag and drop feature to let you plan a timebox. It is advisable to plan workitems which are having higher business value and required lower efforts to complete.
There are two ways you can assign a workitem to a timebox.
- Drag and Drop
- Edit Workitem
Drag and drop
To assign a workitem to a timebox,
- Click on Planning from the header. If Planning link is not available in on the header, then you can go to Gallery and add it.
2. The first column in the planning page shows all uncompleted workitems (backlog) in the selected project. Drag a workitem from the Backlog column and drop it over a Timebox.
To assign the workitem to the timebox,
1. Click on Edit on the workitem from the backlog.
2. Select the timebox from the dropdown list.