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Managing Updates on a Work Item in the Home Area

The information on this page refers to functionality not yet available in the Production environment. It is available only in the Preview Sandbox environment.

NOTE This functionality will not be released to the Production environment with the 17.3 release; it will remain in Preview until early in 2018.

You can view and add updates to a work item within the Home area in Workfront.

Viewing Updates on a Work Item

You can view updates on any work item in the Work List:

  1. Click the Home link in the Global Navigation Bar.
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    Or
    From the My Work area, click the Workfront icon in the upper-right corner of the page.
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  2. In the Work List area, select the item where you want to view updates.
    Updates are displayed in the right panel.
  3. (Optional) To filter system updates so only user updates are displayed, click Filter System Updates.
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Providing Updates on a Work Item

You can provide updates on any work item in the Work List:

  1. Click the Home link in the Global Navigation Bar.
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    Or
    From the My Work area, click the Workfront icon in the upper-right corner of the page.
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  2. In the Work List area, select the item where you want to provide an update.
  3. In the right panel, click Update to reveal a text field.
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  4. In the provided field, specify your update.
  5. (Optional) Specify any of the following information:
    Commit Date: Select a date from the date picker when you commit to complete the work item.
    Condition: Select a new condition for the task or issue. For more information about task and issue conditions, see "Setting Condition on Tasks and Issues."
    Status: Select a new status for the task or issue. For more information about task statuses, see "Updating Task Status." For more information about issue statuses, see "Default Issue Statuses."
  6. Click Update.