Milestones Professional Tutorial Videos
The videos in this series are designed to teach one part of Milestones Professional in each video. We aim for the tutorials to be between 5-10 minutes long, short and sweet.
Learn about setting your schedule layout to the appropriate size in this Milestones Professional video.
Learn about changing the height of your rows, and the number of rows per page in Milestones Professional.
Learn about the Toolbox in Milestones Professional (that thing on the right side of the screen with all the symbols and bars). This video is the introduction to the Toolbox. Learn how to modify the different parts of the Toolbox in later videos.
Learn about modifying symbols in the Toolbox in this video. We recommend watching the Toolbox Introduction video first.
Learn about adding symbols and bars using the large Plus (+) tool and the small Plus (+) tool in this video.
Learn how to use a bitmap picture (.BMP) as a custom Symbol in Milestones Professional
Find out how to set up your schedule to use Logarithmic Date Headings. These date headings allow you to expand certain time periods, while contracting other time periods. It’s great for schedules where you want to show a lot of detail for a certain time period.
Find out how to link your tasks back to an existing MS Project file, and how to add tasks on-the-fly from an MS Project file that you have open on your computer.
Find out how to import your tasks with one of our coded options: Coded Presentation Timeline. This option uses a single Text field in your Project file to assign finish dates to different colored swimlanes in Milestones Professional.
Find out how to import your tasks with one of our coded options: Coded Finish Dates. This option uses a single Text field in your Project file to assign finish dates to different colored swimlanes in Milestones Professional. Unlike Coded Presentation Timeline, this option places each finish date on its own task row, and also gives you the option to show Baseline + Slip.
Find out how to import your tasks with one of our coded options: Coded Symbols and Bars. This option uses three Number fields from Project to tell Milestones 1) Which row to place the task on in Milestones, 2) Which type of Symbology to bring in, and 3) Which row in the Toolbox to use.