Step-by-Step Guide: How To Customize The Microsoft Dynamics NAV Gantt

Posted by Martin Karlowitsch on Sep 28, 2011 4:06:00 PM
Step-by-step guide how to customize the Dynamics NAV GanttA Gantt chart can be an eye-catcher as well as an intuitive and useful planning and scheduling tool for your users. Microsoft uses NETRONIC´s VARCHART XGantt component to create the Gantt diagrams in the Production Schedule of the Manufacturing Module in Microsoft Dynamics NAV. This means, that VARCHART XGantt is already seamlessly integrated to Dynamics NAV and is used to provide both the Production Order View and the Resource View.

The purpose of this 13-pages ebook is to provide a step-by-step explanation how Dynamics NAV customers and partners can access the property pages of the VARCHART XGantt control inside their system, change settings and apply them to their application. The following topics are covered in this step-by-step guide:

    • The Gantt Chart in Microsoft Dynamics NAV
    • What You Will Achieve When You Read This Step-by-Step Guide
    • Preconditions For Getting Started
    • Customizing The Gantt Chart—Example Progress Bar
    • Customizing The Gantt Chart—Example Milestone Shape
    • Activating The Changes
    • Outlook: Full Control Over The Gantt Look & Feel
    • Conclusion & Additional Resources

You can download the step-by-step guide here.

Topics: Production Scheduling, NAV Gantt add-ins, XGantt development tricks, Gantt Chart Controls