Create Issue

This article helps you understand how to create an issue on a project model.

Updated over a week ago

Users on Asite having required project level privilege 'Can Create Issue' can create and manage issues while viewing a model, using the Issue Manager. Below are the steps to create a new issue:

1. Open the required model in model viewer.

2. Click on 'Issue Manager' icon at top right to open the issue manager. A layered screen will appear.

3. Click on 'Create Issue' to create a new issue. The screen to create issue will appear within the file viewer itself.

Below is a description of the available fields while creating an issue.

Assign To - Select users to whom this issue is to be assigned.

Title - Enter a title for the issue under creation.

Select a Status- Select a status for the issue under creation. Available options are 'Open', 'In Progress', 'Approved', 'Resolved' and 'Closed'. A new issue will have 'Open' status selected by default. Once status of an issue is set to 'Closed', that particular issue cannot be edited later including the status.

Priority - Select a priority level for the issue under creation. Available options are 'None', 'Low', 'Medium' and 'High'. A new issue will have 'None' priority selected, by default.

Due Date - Select a due date from the calendar, for the issue under creation.

Type - Select a type of issue for the issue under creation. Available options are 'Clash', 'Constructibility', 'Design', 'Comment', 'For Information', 'Issue', 'H&S', 'Request', 'Risk' and 'Solution'. A new issue will have 'Issue' selected as type, by default.

Label - Select a label for the issue under creation. Available option are 'Architecture', 'Structure', 'Mechanical', 'Electrical', 'Specifications', 'Technology' and 'Undefined'. A new issue will have 'Architecture' selected as label, by default.

Description - Enter a description about the issue under creation.

Additionally, you have an option to attach an external file to the issue from your local storage, by clicking on the 'Attachment' icon at top right. You can as well add links to the issue along-with a name for each of the links you are adding, by clicking on 'Link' icon available at top right.

Once done entering the details, click 'Submit' to complete creating the issue. A view of the model at the time of creating the issue automatically gets captured along-with the issue created.


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