Open Task Dialog
Tasks combo on the main toolbar | Open Task
Use this dialog box to create a new task or specify the name of an existing task to open. Optionally, specify whether the IntelliJ IDEA's behavior related to opening or creating a task, changes.
On this page:
|Enter task name||In this text box, type the name of the new task or the name of an existing task to open.|
|Include closed tasks||Select this check box to include closed tasks into the suggestion list.|
|Click this button to open the page of the Settings dialog box.|
Open Task dialog
|Open task: <task name>||This read-only field shows the name of the task selected from the suggestion list.|
|Update issue state||Select this check box to choose the task state from the drop-down list: |
If this check box is not selected, the drop-down list is disabled.
|Clear current context||Select this check box to have the context associated with the current task cleared, when the new/selected task is opened.|
|VCS operations |
This section only appears in the dialog box, when version control is enabled in your project.
|Create branch <branch name> from <base branch name>||Select this check box to create a new branch from the existing one.|
|Use branch||Select this check box to use the existing branch.|
|Create changelist||Select this check box to have IntelliJ IDEA create a new changelist for the specified task. |
By default, the text field shows the issue tracker item's description.