User guide

Actualizing Objects

Once dates and/or durations have been updated on the canvas (i.e. statused), objects must be actualized to complete the update process. Once actualized, the object becomes outlined in blue, and...

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Statusing and Entering Percent Complete

Once the data date has been set and a target has been captured, actual dates and durations can be entered (also known as “statusing”). In NetPoint, actual dates and durations...

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Data Dates

A data date is an object on the canvas used to represent the date to which the project has been statused. Data dates help provide a clear visual indicator of...

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Updating a Schedule – Overview

Once a schedule has been created, it may be updated to track and monitor progress. In NetPoint, entering actual dates and durations (also known as “statusing”) is done just like...

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Schedule Risk Analysis

NOTE: The full chapter is available with the purchase of the license. It is said that building a schedule is often more art than science. Imagine then for a moment that...

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Predecessors and Successors

As objects become linked, they form chains. For any object in a chain, its predecessors are those that are connected by a link that terminates at the given object, and its successors...

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Schedule Statistics

NetPoint tracks a number of statistics for each plan, such as the number of activities, types of links, and float distributions. Steps Click Schedule > View Statistics… from the menu bar....

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Split-Screen/Multiple Canvases

NetPoint allows you to divide each window into more than one canvas for the same schedule. This can be useful when you have a large schedule that can’t fit within...

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Schedule MD™

Schedule MD™ is a companion application to NetPoint for analyzing and determining the reliability of schedules. The Schedule IQ™ Score is a rating system based on the Core Traits of a...

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Bulk-Editing Objects

Multiple objects may be edited at the same time through the Set Global Properties window. Bulk-editing objects in this way can be instrumental in saving time. The process involves first...

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