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I want to know if it's possible to add a task to two timelines. I have a task list on a project site that has several timelines to display the tasks by department, but I want to also have a timeline to roll some of the major tasks together on a combined timeline.

Is it possible to add one task to multiple timelines or no?

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    I can't think of a way to do exactly what you're asking. But you might be interested in using subtasks. You can create major tasks and then create sub-tasks related back to a major task. – Erin L Aug 26 '16 at 16:54
  • thanks, but I'm already using sub-tasks. What I'm hoping to do is use multiple timelines to visually show subtasks by department/group and then roll up the major tasks onto a general timeline. My problem is that the major tasks (as well as as the sub tasks) are already on other timelines. – hoffie4 Aug 26 '16 at 18:38
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  1. Each Task List has its own "Timeline" that can only be seen in a default style view when the timeline check box is checked.
  2. there is a web part that you can connect to one task list called Project Summary found under the content roll up section that is a timeline.

multiple task lists can not display in one time line, however you can make one page with a couple timeline or "project summary" web parts that all point to their own task lists to help users see it all.

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