Web2project User Manual
Web2project User Manual
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Web2project User Manual

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Last updated on 2019-12-27

About the Book

This book is a work in progress. Contributions are accepted via Pull Requests here: https://github.com/web2project/manual

About the Author

Keith Casey
Keith Casey

Keith Casey is a problem solver with over a decade of experience in software development in general and project management specifically. He has seen projects and teams that run like clockwork accomplishing amazing things and others that make the Titanic look like a pleasure cruise. He discovered pretty quickly that the only way to avoid the iceberg is to get the right information to the right people as quickly as possible.

Keith started his career at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC where he was working to answer the ultimate geek question "how much data is in the Library of Congress?" During that work, he drafted two of the XML standards still in use by the Library for Audio and Video metadata collection. On the technical side, he developed FoxNews' mobile sites (pre-iPhone) from concept to launch in 45 days; the voting system for live musical performance show; the news syndication system for Cygnus Business Media (65 sites across 8 verticals); and the Drupal-based syndication system for a professional sports league and its teams.

In 2011, he joined Twilio as a Developer Evangelist bringing communications APIs to the world. In those two years, he led most outreach efforts within the central US and the larger PHP community. Further, he's led many customer-focused efforts to help them use the API in new and creative ways to drive their own revenue and customer experiences. He is currently an working with a number of companies on API design principles, software quality assurance, and software project triage and recovery.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
    • Conventions used in this Guide
  • Setting Up Web2Project
    • Install Instructions
    • Upgrade Instructions
    • Converting from dotProject
  • Getting Started
    • The Admin Account
    • Create a Company
    • Create Users & Permissions
    • Create a Project
    • Create & Assign Tasks
    • Task List
    • Task Logs
    • Reporting
  • Core Modules
    • Companies
    • Departments
    • Projects
    • Tasks
    • User Admin & Permissions
    • Contacts
    • Calendar & Events
    • Files
    • Forums
    • SmartSearch
    • History
    • Help
    • Links
    • Project Designer
    • Reports
    • Resources
  • System Administration
    • General Configuration
    • Roles & Permissions
    • Permissions 201
    • Session Management
    • LDAP Authentication
    • Using SSL
    • Email Notifications
    • Translation Management
    • User Preferences
    • Custom Field Editor
    • Billing-code Management
  • Themes & Styling
  • Module Building Guide
    • Expectations
    • Basic File Structure
    • Naming Conventions
    • Routing & Filesystem
    • Extending the System
  • Appendix A: Frequently Asked Questions
    • Infrastructure
    • Day to Day Usage
    • Customizing the System
    • Development
    • Ongoing Support
  • Add On Modules
    • Installing New Modules
    • Project Importer
  • Appendix B: v 3.4 Release Notes
    • New Features
    • Misc Changes/Improvements
    • Fixes/Bugs Closed
    • Open/Known Issues
    • Code Quality Metrics
    • Previous Release Notes

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