Setting up Effort Estimations (Time Tracking) for Workboard in Jira Cloud

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How to know if Time Tracking is not added into subtask default screen?

When "Time Tracking" field is not added to the "subtask default screen", the warning will be displayed and time tracking potion will be removed from the cards


Step by step instructions

For adding "Time Tracking" field into the "issue default screen" please go to Project Settings


Click on Screens Tab


Click on an edition icon of Screen Scheme associated with the subtask


Select issue Screen for its edition


Scroll down and add field Time Tracking, later go back to the project.


Effort Estimations (Time Tracking) - Feature description 

When the "Time Tracking" field is added to the "subtask default screen" a new icon will be displayed on the subtask card. After clicking on this icon you can edit the "Original Estimate" in minutes, hours, days and weeks (for example 1m, 1h, 1d, 1w)


Subtask parent will display the total amount of effort estimated by all its subtasks


Finished subtasks will display the difference between "Original Estimate" and "Time Logged" (in this case subtask was resolved one week earlier than estimated)


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