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Make Jobs Module a viable project planning tool

Currently the Jobs module is wholly insufficient as a project planning tool. We have to use alternate tools to actually manage the project. For example, we use Smartsheet to manage projects in conjunction with the Jobs module.


The Job Task Lines/Planning line structure is ...

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Thank you for this suggestion! Currently this is not on our roadmap. We are tracking this idea and if it gathers more votes and comments we will consider it in the future. Best regards, Business Central Team
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Job Planning Lines Planned Delivery Date can be made independent

There are 2 fields Planning Date and Planned Delivery Date in Job planning lines both behave identical to each other when only one of the field is responsible for updating start date and end date for the tasks. Why are they synchronised each other? Can Microsoft hide Planning Date field or fix...

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Resource Capacity - Set Capacity for many resources in the same time

Can you provide a solution to calculate/ set capacity for all resource or a selection of resources or by resource group from the list page?


It is only possible to set capacity in resource card, one by one.


This is for Job Module.


In Production...

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Thank you for this suggestion! Currently this is not on our roadmap. We are tracking this idea and if it gathers more votes and comments we will consider it in the future. Best regards, Business Central Team
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Automatic indent new job tasks

If you insert Posting tasks between a task with type begin-total and a task with end-total, then the tasks costs and price info are not included in the totals unless you run the Line->Functions->Indent Job Tasks.


This "Indent Job Tasks" should happen automatic every time a ne...

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Thank you for this suggestion! Currently this is not on our roadmap. We are tracking this idea and if it gathers more votes and comments we will consider it in the future. Best regards, Business Central Team
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Time sheet description field length

Please consider increasing the field length of the time sheet description (where a user writes a summary of the work done on a given task) to several hundred characters (say 400 or more). Currently there is no space to write very much at all. The work done should go to the journal and ledgers, ...

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Thank you for this suggestion! Currently this is not on our roadmap. We are tracking this idea and if it gathers more votes and comments we will consider it in the future. Best regards, Business Central Team
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Manager Time Sheet - Missing Saturday and Sunday in overview

In the regular time sheets Saturday and Sunday are included, which is not showing in the manager time sheet when approving. This must be a general error, as it cannot be included from the personalized view. My suggestion is to include Saturday and Sunday in the table. The data appear in the summ...

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Thank you for this suggestion! Currently this is not on our roadmap. We are tracking this idea and if it gathers more votes and comments we will consider it in the future. Best regards, Business Central Team
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Add extra primary key value to Document Attachements

Some entities in Business Central have a "dual field" primary key. One example is Job Task. Document Attachment is extendable with events to add support for more owner tables. But is missing support for owner tables with "dual field" primary code. Suggestion: Add a new field "No. 2" to the tab...

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Thank you for your feedback. Currently this is not in our roadmap; however, we are tracking it and if we get more feedback and votes, we may consider it in the future. Sincerely, Business Central Team
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Edit in Excel-Job Tasks link addition

Add an edit-in-excel link to the job tasks portion of the job card. It should link to the existing edit-in-excel table "Job_Task_Lines". screenshot for where I'm talking about. It's a useful alternative to the template jobs copy tasks method, and has been handy in troubleshooting so easier nav...

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Add Time & Materials to out of box WIP calculation Methods

I know it's easy to add manually, but an out of the box "Time and Materials" job wip method would be fantastic and tiny. It's such a common method for billing a project, or as a complimentary portion of a project (for Fixed + T&M structured deals). It feels common enough it should make the lis...

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Thank you for this suggestion! Currently this is not on our roadmap. We are tracking this idea and if it gathers more votes and comments we will consider it in the future. Best regards, Business Central Team
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Standardize Jobs "Process Menu"

Can you please add a 'Create a job sales invoice' to the process menu on the job card? it's in the process menu on the list page and in the job planning lines / task lines. It should make the job invoice creation navigation a little smoother for folks who want to break up billable activities ...

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Thank you for this suggestion! Currently this is not on our roadmap. We are tracking this idea and if it gathers more votes and comments we will consider it in the future. Best regards, Business Central Team