Visual Scheduling Tips & Tricks

Zooming and scrolling

The VJS offers various options of adjusting the size of your working area and going directly to a particular place in your diagram.

Adjust the time scale

Increase/reduce time scale solution

Depending on how much detail or summary is required, you can either increase or reduce the time scale solution by mouse wheel within the time scale

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Show projects of of a certain timespan only

Click the according item to show either

  • all projects of your current work day
  • all projects within a week starting from the current workdate
  • all projects of a month starting from the current workdate
VJS_Timescale_Menu

Scrolling

The VJS offers the following options for quickly navigating to certain positions in the diagram:

  • the common scrolling options by vertical and/or horizontal scrollbar
  • dragging the timescale either right or left
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  • scroll directly to the Dynamics 365 Business Central work date by selecting the corresponding item from the “Actions” menu.
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Adjust the width ratio between table and diagram

You can modify the width ratio between the table and the diagram by moving the vertical splitter bar between them.

VJS_table_diagram_ratio

Return to default time range

Select "Fit into view" to switch directly to the timescale as defined in the “Setup” Dialog.