Custom Views

Online Help > Custom Views

What is a custom view?

A custom view is a Gantt Chart based view, that supports various customization (name, table, filter, group, styles) while keeping the standard Gantt Chart unchanged.

Why and when to use a custom view?

A custom view may come in handy when you do not want to modify the standard Gantt Chart by adding customization, alter the table, etc. Think when multiple people work on the same project and they all have different needs and preferences - you just go on and create a custom Gantt Chart that fits your needs and speedup your project analysis process while maintaining the other views clean.

How many custom views can I create with Project Plan 365?

Project Plan 365 supports up to 5 Gantt Chart based custom views.

How do I create a custom view?

To create a custom view, go to More Views, click on the “New” button and fill-in the details for your custom view.

How to edit a custom view?

To edit a created custom view, go to More Views, select desired custom view click on the “Edit” button and change details for your custom view.

How to delete a custom view?

To delete a custom view, Go on File -Organizer – Views tab from views available in current open mpp select desired custom view then press Delete.

Custom views created with Project Plan 365 are compatible with MS Project?

Project Plan 365 can save up to 5 Gantt Chart based custom views that are compatible with MS Project.

Step by step on how to create and edit a custom view:

1. In the left side bar, open the More Views dialog.

2. Click on the New button.

3. Fill-in the custom view details in the View Definition dialog.

4. Press OK.