User guide

Configuring/Using a Template

NetPoint does not offer any pre-defined templates; however, any schedule can be configrued and then saved for future use. Steps Configuring a Template Choose landscape or portrait, page size, and print tiling,...

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Shared Calendars (Global)

NetPoint allows a calendar to be made available to all schedules, new and existing, on a given workstation. Once shared, a global calendar cannot be edited. If deleted, and the calendar...

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Displaying Holidays

Holidays, weekends, and any user-defined non-workday days can be displayed tabularly in a list or graphically on the canvas using either vertical shading or a horizontal line. On the line,...

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Assigning Calendars

By default, all new activities, milestones, and benchmarks inherit a calendar derived from whichever country is chosen upon installation. An object’s calendar may be changed, however, at any time. There...

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Configuring Holidays

In NetPoint, the term holiday is used to represent national holidays as well as any user-defined non-working days and non-working periods. The latter can be useful for projects that require a...

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Adding/Modifying Calendars

NetPoint comes preloaded with two calendars for the user to start with. The first one is set upon installation of NetPoint. The second one called the Calendar Day calendar has every day as...

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Calendars

Calendars are a way for specifying which periods an activity, milestone, or benchmark may or may not be taking place due to national holidays, weekends, scheduled days off, and/or weather...

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Grid Options

In NetPoint, a horizontal grid system guides the placement of all activities, delays, milestones, benchmarks, and hammocks. Although they can be temporarily positioned between grids while selected, they will always...

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Schedule Properties

The schedule properties include settings and formatting options for the entire plan, including dates, colors, and timeline configuration. Instructions for a subset of functionality are provided below. NOTE: At this time, pasting objects...

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Page Size/Print Setup

The page size should always be set specifically after a new document is created but before the network is drawn. This is because the page size will determine not just...

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