How to use starred items, menus, filters and projects in GroupCamp
This GroupCamp FAQ explains how to use the Starred features to save time and improve your user experience. With these features you can use starred items, starred menus, starred filters and starred projects.
Everything starred by a user is specific to that user. Anything you star does not apply to other users in GroupCamp.
You can star items: Posts, Topics, Files, Milestones, Task lists, Tasks, Wiki pages, etc.
Click on the star icon in applications to add it to your starred items. To remove something from your starred items, simple click on the icon again to deselect it.
You can filter your starred items using the Starred menu of an app.
The Starred items criterion can be found in the feed filters of the applications: Items feed and New items feed. The Starred items criterion can also be found in the Inbox application for the Messages menu and Items I created menu.
New starred items are automatically placed at the top of the list of your starred items. The Home > Overview application with its Starred menu sorts all your starred items from newest to oldest.
The Starred menu is displayed when accessing an application (click on an application tab).
With the starred menus, you can decide which menu should be shown when you access an application.
Drag your mouse over the menus of an application to make the Star icon appear.
Click on the star icon to select your favorite menu. To deselect it, simply click on it again or on a different menu.
A vertical line indicates what your starred menu is for that application.
Starred filters allow saving custom filters in applications.
Click on the application’s Filter button.
You can save the filters you use for quick access.
The filter saves the menu and the selected criteria. Saved filters are listed in alphabetical order.
Use your mouse to modify or delete a filter.
Note: you can make one of your starred filters as your starred menu for the application.
Starred projects allow you to choose the order in which they are displayed. Put your most active projects at the top of the list.
Click on the My starred projects link to modify the list.
Click on the star icon to modify the list. Click and drag the arrow to reorder the list.
Note: in applications, the Starred projects choice lets you filter the list of your projects.
Go to your preferences (Home > Preferences app) and use the Features menu.
> Go to the Admin panel and click on the Starred icon.
You can enable or disable Starred items and Starred menus. Other features can’t be disabled. This is the case for all users in your in account.
Use the checkboxes to pre-activate starred features when you create new users.