Objects Menu

Click the Objects menu to access the following commands:

Set Properties for Selected Objects… Opens a window for modifying the properties of multiple objects simultaneously. For detailed instructions, see [bookmark postid=”8278″ anchor=”multiple-objects”]Bulk-Editing Objects[/bookmark].
Set Default Properties for New Objects… Opens options for setting properties before objects are drawn on the canvas. For detailed instructions, see [bookmark postid=”12479″ anchor=”default-properties”]Setting Defaults[/bookmark].
Set Duration Display Format for Activities Changes what time unit that durations are displayed in on the canvas. For detailed instructions, see [bookmark postid=”12479″ anchor=”default-properties”]Setting Defaults[/bookmark].
Change Text Size Changes the text size for the entire schedule at once.
Restore Default Positions of Data Resets the position of any descriptions, IDs, dates, floats, drifts, buffers, gaps, and total floats back to their default locations. For detailed instructions, see [bookmark postid=”12749″ anchor=”fields”]Repositioning Fields (GEM)[/bookmark].
Arrangement (Shades and Images) Rearranges the order of shades, shapes, or images on the canvas. For detailed instructions, see [bookmark postid=”8246″ anchor=”rearranging”]Rearranging Shades[/bookmark].
Line up Activities Places the selected activities on the same horizontal line on the canvas. Whichever activity is selected first will become the target gridline. For detailed instructions, see [bookmark postid=”12356″ anchor=”grid”]Grid Options[/bookmark].
Restore Faded Colors for All Objects Restores the color of all objects that have been spotlighted in a yellow box or faded.
Highlight Driving Link Chains Highlights activities and links with the smallest gaps and fades the rest. For detailed instructions, see [bookmark postid=”5579″ anchor=”link”]Highlighting Link Chains[/bookmark].
Redundant Links Controls the display of redundant links on the canvas. For detailed instructions, see [bookmark postid=”9346″ anchor=”redundant”]Treating Redundancies[/bookmark].
Display Float and Drifts for Actualized Objects Enables floats and drifts to be displayed for actualized objects. For detailed instructions, see [bookmark postid=”11449″ anchor=”early”]Forensic Floats for Actualized Objects[/bookmark].
Use Outlines for Critical Objects (non-actualized only) Outlines all objects in red while maintaining their designated color (when critical). For detailed instructions, see [bookmark postid=”11809″ anchor=”criticality”]Criticality[/bookmark].