Entries by KIDASA Software

May 2022 Newsletter

Video: Vertical Text in Milestones Professional You can have vertical column text, vertical symbol text, and vertical freeform text. See how to do that, and some common formatting options for the vertical text in our newest video. See the video on YouTube below. If you don’t have access to YouTube, check out our .MP4 Downloadable […]

April 2022 Newsletter

Video: Insert a Baseline Learn how to insert a baseline into your Milestones Professional schedule. This video also shows you how to set up your Baseline task and summary options as well. See the video on YouTube below. If you don’t have access to YouTube, check out our .MP4 Downloadable Milestones Professional Videos Page Be […]

March 2022 Newsletter

Video: Append Tasks during MS Project Refresh Learn how to append tasks when you Refresh your schedule from MS Project. You can also use a Flag field to limit which tasks get appended, and you can use a Number field to tell Milestones which row to place the task on. See the video on YouTube […]

January 2022 Newsletter

Video: Valuesets (1 and 3) and Datagraphs Using a Type 3 valueset, you can spread column values over the duration of each task, and have them graphed automatically on the bottom of the schedule. You can also use a Type 1 valueset if you’d like to manually enter data for each date range. See the […]

December 2021 Newsletter

Video: Make a Christmas Tree in Milestones Professional 2021 Check out this video to see how to create a Christmas Tree in Milestones Professional. I create my own tree and then show you a couple more examples that my co-workers created as well. Even if you don’t want to make a Christmas Tree, you will […]

November 2021 Newsletter

Video: Import, Link, Refresh from Primavera P6 If you’re using Primavera P6, you can use Milestones Professional to display exactly whatever tasks you would like to show, by importing the .XER file or building your own schedule and linking the tasks individually. You can also use the Refresh Process to update your Milestones Professional schedule […]

October 2021 Newsletter

Video: Basics Training in Milestones Professional (part 2/2) Here is part 2 of the Basics Training for Milestones Professional 2021. In part 2 of our Basics training course, I talk about the Toolbox, setting up Symbols and Bars, adding them to the schedule, changing the background of rows, Symbol Text, Symbol Notes, and Exporting and […]

September 2021 Newsletter

Video: Basics Training in Milestones Professional (part 1) We’ve decided to record some longer videos that cover most of what you learn if you had bought the Basics training course on our website. Of course these videos are not interactive (where you could ask the trainer questions), but it’s a great way to get a […]

August 2021 Newsletter

Article: Successfully Present Your Projects Project managers deal in details; management wants a snapshot.  How can you translate your project details into a brief summary which clearly conveys the status of the project?  This guide offers methods for how to create clear, concise project reports along with a few tips on what to report when you […]

July 2021 Newsletter

Video: All About Date Headings in Milestones Professional Learn all about Date Headings in this video, including Custom Date Headings: Article: All About Date Headings in Milestones Professional We also have an article if you’d like to read all about the different date heading options in Milestones Professional. Read the article: All About Date Headings […]