Feature #7080

Alternate default activity in time logging

Added by Will Vanderpol over 7 years ago. Updated 8 months ago.

Status:NewStart date:2010-12-08
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:Jean-Philippe Lang% Done:


Category:Time tracking
Target version:-


We have a general project called Administration, which of the 3 types of activities we have (Design, Development, Support) only Support is enabled. Development is the default set in the Redmine Settings.
Would it be possible to have Redmine select Support when logging time in this case, rather then forcing us to drop it down to select the only activity available?


#1 Updated by Jean-Philippe Lang over 7 years ago

  • Tracker changed from Defect to Feature

#2 Updated by Will Vanderpol over 7 years ago

Maybe a better way of implementing this feature would be to have a per project default activity setting. Different type of projects, admin, hardware or software have different types of activities.

#3 Updated by Dan Klassen almost 7 years ago

A helpful feature would be to allow each tracker to have a default activity assigned to it. Unless I'm missing something I haven't seen a way to do this through the interface.

#4 Updated by Sergey Zagorodnykh almost 7 years ago

For easy to use PM need to customize relationships between Types of Trackers and Activities which can be related to them.
For Example: Support tracker can have next activities: Consulting, Discussion, Configure, Install, Wiki updating,...

#5 Updated by Ве Fio over 5 years ago

Some news here?

I'm wondering if there is a way to show activities (while time tracking) filtered by tracker.



  1. database management
  2. analysis and coordination

time tracking activities:

  1. database creation
  2. database updating
  3. cost estimation
  4. meeting
  5. research

I want that, while I'm tracking time for database management, only 1 and 2 actities are shown (and 1 is selected by default); while I'm tracking time for analysis and coordination I want to see only 3 4 5 (with 3 selected by default).

#6 Updated by Marco Descher over 3 years ago

Tracker specific activities would definitely be an interesting option. +1

#7 Updated by Eva Encabo 8 months ago

+1 we need this feature

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