Symptoms:
In Locked In-Out TimeSheet Format, when user clicks on Punch In button, it throws below error message,

"There are no tasks in your timesheet. To add tasks, click on the Manage Favorites link in the left menu".

Cause:
This is most likely due to Allow time to be entered option is not enabled in user’s permission.

Resolution:
To enable the Allow time to be entered from the permissions, follow the steps given below:

  • Login to the application as the administrator.
  • Click on Permissions under UsersDepartments in the left side navigation panel.
  • Click on edit for the permission type assigned to the user who is getting this error.
  • Expand Timesheet under System tab.
  • Enable Allow time to be entered by placing a check box next to it.
  • Log off and Log back onto Web TimeSheet for the changes to take effect.