A sub-task is a task that is a part of a main task. When you have a main task that requires multiple other smaller tasks that must be completed, you can create the smaller tasks as sub- tasks for the main task.
Adding a sub-task using Daylite on the Mac
- Select the task you wish to add as a sub-task.
- Hold down the option key, drag and drop it on the primary task. A new sub-task will be created for the primary task. The primary task displays an expandable arrow that you can click to view the sub-task.
Alternately, you can select the primary task, right-click or control-click and choose New Subtask.
Adding a sub-task using you iPhone or iPad
Creating sub-tasks from your iPhone or iPad works a little different, you will need to select the "parent" task first.
- Tap on the task you want to create a sub-task for.
- Scroll down to sub-tasks and tap New sub-task.
- Enter the sub-task and tap Save.