Working with the schedule in the VPS

Links

Links show dependencies between the operations of production order lines or even between production order lines.

Links between operations of one production order line

In the VPS links are shown between the operations of one production order line when you click this operation or select the according item from the context menu.

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Links between production order lines (for production mode “Make to order”):

If you want to illustrate dependencies in Production Orders with more than one Production Order Line, you to specify so settings in the "Setup" dialog:

  • Tick the "Show links between Production Order Lines" option
  • If you want to to make sure that these links are considered in case of automatic scheduling, tick the "Schedule across Production Order Lines" option

As a result, the production order lines are linked by a dashed line:

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