Action Centre - Advanced tab

Use the Advanced tab to maintain:

  • key dates
  • reminders
  • current task status.


 Opening the Advanced tab

To open the Advanced tab:

  1. Click .
    Note: The Action Centre icon displays a combination of red, green and blue flags depending on the currently active messages.
    The Action Centre Summary window is displayed.

    Tip: You can also click a link in the Action Centre Summary window to launch a specific message, task or alert in the Action Centre.
  2. Click .
    The Description tab of the Action Centre window is displayed.
  3. Click the Advanced tab.
    The Advanced tab of the Action Centre window is displayed.

Action Centre - Advanced tab key fields



Start Date

Start date for the task.

Due Date

Due date for the task.

Completed Date

Date the task was completed.

Task Status

Status of the task.

Time Spent In

Unit of time to be used for the task.

Estimated Duration

Estimated time required to complete the task.

Use the Time Spent In field to determine the unit of time.

Reminder Date

Select a date for the Action Centre to display a reminder relating to the currently selected task.

Reminder Day

Select to set a task reminder to display the specified number of weekdays, days or weeks either:

  • before the due date
  • after the start date.

% Complete

Percentage of the task completed.

Current Estimate

Estimated time required to complete the task.


Units of time elapsed.


Unique identifier for the task.