The Project Discussion Forum window
displays all discussion topics for this
has 3 parts: the
title bar, a "Text to
Search" box and the discussion topics list.
- The title bar tells
you where you are in AceProject. At the end of the title
bar you will find a link to add a new discussion topic as well as
a link to this contextual help. The title bar will
also display your total number of discussion topics for this project.
- The Text to Search box lets your search all topics
and messages in the discussion forum. Your search term will be
displayed in red font in the topics
Discussion Topics list displays the project's discussion
topics with a summary of information about them (title, creator,
the number of posted
replies, the name of the last user to
have replied to the
topic, and its date of creation).
- Click on a topic name to
view the replies posted.
- If you created the topic or if you have
project manager access in this project, you can also click on the
Edit link to make changes to the topic's title and description.
Discussion topics allow you and your project members to
hold and record conversations about a project. Users can
participate whenever they want. The discussion forum is organized by topic and by date, so users can follow a
"thread" of conversation before they join in, or they
can initiate a new thread of discussion.
Who can create a discussion topic?
Any user assigned to the project can create a new
Who can contribute to a discussion topic? Who can post messages to a topic?
Any user who is assigned to the project can post messages to a
discussion topic. Once a message is added to the topic, it cannot
be modified. Administrators and project managers can delete a
reply in case it contains inappropriate concent.
How can I delete a discussion topic?
To delete a topic, you must click the pen icon next to the topic you
wish to delete and click the "Delete" button. Discussion topics can be
deleted by administrators and project managers only.