About BigPicture

BigPicture installation and updates

Quick start with BigPicture

BigPicture Sizing Guide

Cloud vs. Server - Key Differences in BigPicture on These Platforms

BigPicture Export

Progress Tracking

Tutorials and tips


Concept of a Program

Setting up BigGantt and BigPicture to support next-gen projects

BigPicture Cloud Backlog

About BigGantt

BigGantt installation and updates

Cloud vs. Server - Key Differences in BigPicture on These Platforms


Knowledge Base

Tutorials and tips

Trust Center

BigPicture 8 is here!

Discover the landmark edition of the Atlassian Marketplace top-selling app! The new version is available to all Cloud, Server and Data Center users. Visit BigPicture 8 Documentation to learn more about it.

Task multi-select

You can multi-select tasks on the task structure using CRTL+right click (or CMD on Mac) and move or structure by dropping on one of the tasks.

Alternatively you can move the tasks using the arrows found on the header and a notification will be displayed if the operation was partially successful or unsuccessful.

Selecting more than one task is possible with (selected tasks are highlighted in blue):
cmd or ctrl + left mouse buttonselect tasks one by one
shift + left mouse buttonselect a range of tasks
Unselecting tasks is possible with:
ESCunselect all selected tasks
click out of zoneunselect all selected tasks
cmd or ctrl + left mouse buttonunselecting tasks one by one

Possible operations

  • parent + all his children: move up/down, indent, outdent, delete
  • parent + selected children/without children: delete
  • all children from one parent, but without a parent: outdent, delete
  • selected children from single parent, but without a parent: move up/down, indent, outdent, delete
  • selected children from different parents, but without parents: delete
  • multiple parents without children: delete

To learn more about automatic structuring go to Scope module - Building WBS (task hierarchy).