You can associate the same task name to multiple projects. (But each task will be treated as a separate instance of that task - time will not be tracked cumulatively across projects.)
This means that you can have the same task name for one or more projects.
If you have 2 projects:
1.) SEO / Marketing
2.) IT / Administration
And you have a single, common task "Status check: monitoring staff time" that you want to use for both Projects:
You will notice that both these tasks have a bracket that says the name of the project beside the task name:
And your activity bar will look like this:
The Project report page will now look like this:
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