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Mac OS X Fixes

GamePlan usability for Mac users has been improved: multiple people can now be selected with the Command key multiple tasks can now be selected mouse wheel zooming was much too sensitive - fixed the Control key now displays context sensitive menus Additionally, for all users, plans can now be renamed from the Plans list.

January 30th, 2019|0 Comments

% Complete!

Project tracking in GamePlan just got a whole lot easier! For two reasons: you can enter % complete on your tasks you can set a task to 100% complete even after timesheet data has been added When you double-click on a task, the dialog now shows a % complete field and a 100% button to easily set the task to 100% complete. [...]

January 16th, 2019|0 Comments

Import data from Google Sheets!

You can now import data into GamePlan from Google Sheets.  GamePlan will then visualize imported data on the Whiteboard! In your Google Sheet, the first row must contain the field headings, as shown below.  Only the Task field is mandatory, all other fields are optional. In the Google sheet, click the Share button. On the [...]

December 18th, 2018|0 Comments

By Person Gantt chart enhancements

There are two options for viewing the Gantt chart, View by Task and View by Person.  We have made the Person view much more useful. Previously the Person view was always collapsed, which displayed all tasks on the same row.  This is useful to show when a person is working, but it wasn't easy to [...]

November 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Multiple task editing!

Previously, properties for tasks had to be changed one task at a time.  Now you can select multiple tasks on the Whiteboard or in the Gantt Chart and change the properties for all selected tasks at one time in the Data Panel. You select multiple tasks by pressing the Control key as you select, or [...]

November 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

GamePlan Enhancements

1. You can now set the minimum and maximum number of resources that can work on a task at one time.  This request came from a user who wrote: I notice that when I assign 7 welders to a task (because they are all capable of performing it) it splits the task into 1/7th of [...]

October 24th, 2018|0 Comments

And more GamePlan enhancements!

1. Custom Fields can be shown on the Whiteboard You can now show custom fields on the Whiteboard.  This request came from a client who wanted the ability to show task names on the Whiteboard in different languages. On the Settings dialog there is a tab for custom fields.  Here you can create custom fields [...]

October 5th, 2018|0 Comments

More GamePlan Enhancements!

We are pleased to announce the release of a number of exciting and powerful enhancements to GamePlan. 1. Link arrows on the Gantt chart You can now show links between tasks on the Gantt chart.  A link defines a relationship between the task.  The default relationship is a Finish-Start dependency.  This means that if Task [...]

September 8th, 2018|0 Comments

GamePlan Export to Microsoft Excel

You can now export all of your GamePlan scheduling data to Microsoft Excel! This allows you to create custom dashboards showing project information at any level of detail.  You can also perform further calculations on the data, such as cost and revenue schedules. From the Reports menu, choose Excel report. An Excel workbook is created.  [...]

July 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Turning off the Whiteboard background grid lines

One of our users recently asked for the ability to disable the Whiteboard grid lines.  So we added a setting allowing users to enable or disable the Whiteboard grid. I was surprised by how quickly I preferred working with the grid lines turned off.  I found that grid lines competed with the link arrows on [...]

June 14th, 2018|0 Comments