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How do I set the text in the fields to start in the middle of the cell?
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We are sorry but this option isn’t available in our application at this point.

If you use our application on a Mac device, you can try to change the font to “Verdana” or “Arial” and check if it fits better. In order to do that, go to the Format menu – Text Styles – change the font and press “OK”.

How do I change the background color for a column?
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To change the background color for a column, click on the column header in the grid and change the background color from the Font Control option available in Task menu.

How do I add notes next to the bars in Gantt Chart?
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If you want the notes to appear in the Gantt Chart, please go to the Format menu - Bar Styles option, select the Text Tab. Then, from Right - select the column "Notes". Press "OK" and your Notes will be displayed in the Gantt Chart.
How do I change the view in the lower pane?
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In order to change the view in the lower pane, make sure you click in the bottom view and then from the left side View bar, select the desired view.
What views can be displayed in the lower pane?
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The following views can be displayed in the lower pane: Gantt Chart, Resource Sheet, Task Sheet, Tracking Gantt, Task Form, Task Usage, Resource Form, Resource Graph, Resource Usage.
What views cannot be displayed in the lower pane?
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The following views cannot be displayed in the lower pane: Calendar, Risk View, Team Planner, Timeline and Task Board.
How to change the color of Critical Path bars?
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In order to change the color of Critical Path bars, go to the Project menu - Critical Path. After that, go to the Format menu and from the list, select "Critical Path". Change the color for the middle section and press "OK" for the changes to take effect.
How can I set the start date of the milestones to appear next to the bars?
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In order to set the start date of milestones to appear next to the bars, go to the Format menu - Bar Styles, select Milestones and click on "Text" tab. After that, from "Right" select "Start" and press "OK" for the changes to take effect.
How I can make the text left justified?
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We don't have the possibility to justify the text in our app but you can align the text. In order to do that, double click on a column header and from Align Title/Align Data, select the desired option (Left, Right, Center) and press "OK" for the changes to take effect.
How do I insert the Resource Names column in Task Sheet view?
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In order to insert the Resource Names column, select the desired view, go to the Format menu and select the "Insert Column" option. From "Field Name" select "Resource Names" and press "OK".
Where can I set the initial schedule details of the project?
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In order to set the initial Schedule details for your project, go to the File menu - Options, select the "Schedule" tab, make the desired changes and press "OK" for the changes to take effect.
How do I rename a column using the Column Definition dialog?
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In order to change the title of a column, double click on the column header and inside the Column Definition dialog, type the desired name inside the "Title" field and press "OK" for the changes to take effect.
How can I add outline numbers to the tasks?
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In order to see the outline number, go to the File menu – Options and click on “Advanced” tab. After that, check the “Show Outline Number” option and click on “OK” button.
How can I change the font of the column titles?
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In order to change the font/color/style and size of the column titles, please go to the Format menu – Text Styles option. From “Items to change” select “Row Column Titles”, select the font style and size and press “OK” for the changes to take effect.
How do I add the task name inside all summary task bars?
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Go to menu Format-Bar Styles. Select the Summary task, click on the Text tab and from “Top” or “Inside” field select the “Name” option. After that, press “OK” for the changes to take effect.
How can I change the author of the project?
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In order to change the Author name, open the project file and then go to the File menu - Info - Project Information and click File Proprieties button. In the Summary tab, change the name of the Author and then click OK.

I want to change the manager name.
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In order to change the manager name, open the project file and then go to the File menu - Info - Project Information and click File Proprieties button. In the Summary tab, change the name of the Manager and then click OK.

Where I can find the File Properties dialog?


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In order to find the File Properties dialog, go to the File menu - Info - Project Information and select Advanced Properties.

How can I change the name of the project?
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You can change the name of the project by going to the File menu – Info – Project Information, and clicking on File Properties button from Project Information dialog. On the Summary tab, in the Project Name field, type the new name of the project and click OK.

How do I change the file properties for a project within the application?
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To change the files properties for a project within the application, click on File – Info – Project Information – File Properties.

What does the “File Properties” functionality do?


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The “File Properties” functionality helps you organize and finding your project easier by entering file properties for them, such as a descriptive title, a subject, a project manager, or a comment.

How do I change the currency settings for my organization’s projects?
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To change the currency settings for your organization’s projects, go to File Account – Organization Information and click the Global Settings button. In Global Settings dialog set the wanted Currency under the Schedule tab.
How to remove a bar style?
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In order to remove a bar style, go to the Project menu - Format - Bar Styles. Select a category and from "Bars" tab, click on the placeholder in order to open the dropdown and select the empty field. After that, click on "OK" button for changes to take effect.
What is window?
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A window is a graphical interface element used to display contents of an application for the user to interact with.
What is Row?
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A row is a horizontally series of cells in a chart, table or spreadsheet.
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