Blocking Portfolio Items is simple and follows the same pattern as blocking other work items like User Stories and Defects.
When you block a portfolio item, the portfolio item displays as blocked, but the associated work items remain unblocked. You can add a blocked reason as well, which helps communicate this state in more detail to all users with permissions to see this work.
Please note, blocking a portfolio item has no effect on the child work items associated with that portfolio item and parent portfolio items.
Below are screenshots showing blocked work items in boards and grids in the application:
Please switch over to the newer Portfolio Items page OR create this view on your Work Views page to see this data. Please see below for Work Views instructions.
We used a custom blocked field until now. How can I update my portfolio items to show their blocked state using the new core ‘blocked’ field?
Here are some helpful steps that your workspace or project administrator can follow:
Please open a ticket with our Support Team if you need assistance with these changes.
How can I tell if I am using the older Portfolio Items page?
How can I set-up a portfolio items view using the Work Views page?
create a SAVED VIEW to access this page in the future