GanttDiva Configurability

GanttDiva is highly configurable. Set up the fields you need, the schedule duration, default workday length, the reporting period, screen colours, etc.

Option Dialog

The GanttDiva Options Dialog gives full control over the many parameters that can configure how your information is displayed. The following table highlights the configurability possible with GanttDiva:

Colours

Screen background for alternating rows

Title Area Colour colour

Gantt task bar colour

Level of Effort task colour

Progress bar colour

All Charts (Labour, Burndown, Timeline and Cash Mileston) Chart data series and chart background colour

Milestone Colour

Goal Post Colour

Customized colours for activities associated with a specific resource, work package or project

Shape Characteristics

Gantt bar width, transparency

Progress bar width, transparency

Milestone height, width, transparency

Level of Effort task width, transparency, text display

Goal Post width, transparency

Gantt Chart Area

View Area Start Date

Data Date

# of days per column

# of rows in view area

# of columns in view area

For each GanttDiva field, visible/hidden, field width, field name

Chart Title, Baseline Date, Project Manager

Task Defaults

Default duration for a new task

Logical link connectors between tasks are hidden or visible

Labour Chart Defaults

Size and Location for a new Chart Window

Unit of Measure for Labour Demand (Hours or Full Time

Equivalent)

Display of a Data Table below the Chart

Default Hours/Day for a Full Time Equivalent

Colour of the Data Series

Colour, Gradient and Pattern of the Plot Area (via Set User Overrides command)

 Burndown Chart Defaults

Size and Location for a new Chart Window

Chart Style (either Burndown or S-Curve)

Display of a Data Table below the Chart

Display of data in hours or as a percentage

Colour of each of the Data Series

Colour, Gradient and Pattern of the Plot Area (via Set User Overrides command)

Display of Additional Project Metrics (CPI, SPI, etc)

 Timeline Chart Defaults

Size and Location for a new Chart Window

Maximum # of items in the Timeline

Maximum offset of Markers from Date Line, Height delta between Markers

Marker Size, Style, Vertical Line visible or hidden, Vertical Bar Line Style

Text Label Offset from related task, show task dates in Labels

Task Display Characteristics (Milestone only, with Duration, with Progress, Progress Bar Colour, Display as 3D or 2D, Task Bar Colour, Style, Weight)

Date Line Colour, Weight

Chart Style (5 different styles available), Display or Hide Bar showing today’s date

Colour, Gradient and Pattern of the Plot Area (via Set User Overrides command)

Cash Milestone Chart Defaults

Size and Location for a new Chart Window

Colour of current and baseline Series

Display of a Data Table below the Chart

Colour, Gradient and Pattern of the Plot Area (via Set User Overrides command)