Product backlog controls

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Once you've defined your product backlog, you can use the following controls to change or filter the view.

Important

If you turn the In Progress control off, then items that are in the Active, Committed, or Resolved states or in the In Progress category state won't appear in the backlog.

Icon or Link

Control

Function


Backlog

Board

Forecast

Mapping

Parents

In progress items

mail icon

Email a copy of your backlog

Backlog selector

Switch backlog view
backlogs menu

Note

Your backlog levels may differ from that shown in the previous image based on the process selected or customizations made to your process. Other common labels are Backlog items (Scrum), Requirements (CMMI), and Issues (Basic). To learn more, see Choose a process.

View options

View options

Filter

Filter

Settings

full screen / exit full screen

Full screen

Enter or exit full screen mode

Filter

Filter

Settings icon

Settings

full screen icon / exit full screen icon

Full screen mode

Enter or exit full screen mode

expand icon / collapse icon

Expand/Collapse

Expand or collapse one level of the tree hierarchy


Note

Even if you have show parents turned on, the Create Query and Email mail icon controls will only list items at the currently selected level.