Clicking a task bar will display the Task Details panel, which contains information about the task's timeline and resources.

The Task Details panel displays the following details about a task:

Fixed Duration

If (Fixed duration) appears to the right of the Duration, this means the task is scheduled based on Start and Finish dates or sprints, not its work estimate. For Fixed Duration tasks, the work is divided evenly across the duration. See Fixed Duration for more information.

Icons in the Task Details Panel

The Task Details panel uses icons to help you identify how a task is scheduled.

Next to the Start/Finish dates, you may see the following:

Indicates the Task is manually scheduled based on its Start Date

Indicates the task is manually scheduled based on its Finish Date

Indicates the task is manually scheduled based on its sprint

Clear Start or Finish Date

If a task is scheduled based on a Start and/or Finish date, a Clear link is displayed next to the date.

Clicking this link will remove the manual date from Jira and:

See Scheduling Precedence for more information.