If working with SharePoint collaboration portals, numerous task lists exists in the various areas of work, scattered on various websites and pages of a site collection. So you can quickly lose the overview with your tasks.
With the Enhanced SharePoint User Tasks Web Part by Layer2 you can rollup these tasks from various lists of the site collection together, with very flexible display according to different criteria and clearly present - like in Outlook. V2.0 now available for SharePoint 2007 / 2010. Free upgrade for customers with Software Assurance (SA).
Flexible data source: Tasks can be aggregated from the whole site collection, from the current site or from all sites below the current site.
Support for various list types: Other SharePoint list types, e.g. issues etc. can be added to the query by ID.
Filtering: Tasks can be filtered for not started, in progress, waiting for, delayed etc.
Sorting: Tasks can be sorted by priority, due date, title etc. ascending or descending.
Fields: You can choose specific fields to display, e.g. Link to source list, document link etc.
Users: The user or group whose tasks should be shown can be selected. By default tasks of the current user are shown. All user tasks can be also displayed.
Data amount: The amount of task items can be limited to a given value.
The web part comes with an robust installer to allow it to be easily deployed within any SharePoint environment. It is available for WSS 3.0 / MOSS 2007 and Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 / Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.
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