Using the project state Released, you can determine whether tasks may be assigned for a project. If, for example, a project is merely created for the purpose of preparing a quotation, you can avoid the premature commencement of the translation work by preventing the accidental assignment of tasks.
While creating a project in the Project Wizard, you can set it to the Released state:
Moreover, the state can be changed in the project properties in the Projects and Tasks modules.
Unreleased projects are displayed with the icon.
If you try to assign tasks of an unreleased project, an error message will appear.
The release of projects is controlled by means of a right in the group properties. By default, the supervisor and the project manager are responsible for releasing projects.