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Task tag not showing in Kanban view. How do I get it to show up?

Ray Carnes
on 12/28/15, 5:58 PM 1,092 views

I created several new Task tags.

They show up when I look at the Task in Form view, but they don't show up when I look at the Task in Kanban view.


Ray Carnes

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Senior ERP Analyst

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Completed Odoo Functional and Technical Training.

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I have over 20 years of experience empowering and enabling users with enterprise information systems that make a real and measurable difference in their ability to proactively manage their businesses and organizations. 

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Ray Carnes
On 12/28/15, 6:00 PM


You can edit the color of a tag from within the UI, you just click it:



Task tags need a color attribute with a value greater than zero to show up.  The default value is 0 and you can't edit the color field from within the UI.

I logged this as a bug.


You can resolve this by adding the color field to the form view and setting it to a value greater than 0 for all tags you want to have show up.

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