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Card Blocking Settings

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Only Administrators can perform this action.

1. Click the Options menu and navigate to Board Settings > Card – Blocking

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2. From the Card Blocking board settings, you can enable/disable 2 options related to card blocking:

If you enabled Prevent blocked cards from moving on the board, then when someone on this board attempts to move a blocked card they will get the message below with the only option to move the card back.

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If you enabled Prevent blocked cards from affecting WIP limit, then cards are blocked in a column on this board, you will start seeing the number of cards blocked in that column.

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In the screenshot above, we show an example of a “Prioritize” column that has multiple sub-columns. The “Ready for Prioritization” column has 1 blocked card and under the “MoSCoW Priority”, the nested columns “Won’t” and “Should” each have 1 blocked card. This is why the “Prioritize” column shows 3 blocked cards, it’s the sum of all blocked cards below this column.

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