Visual Scheduling Tips & Tricks

The structure of the VPS

Since the VPS is a Gantt Chart, it naturally has all its characteristics and elements:

  • A timescale at the top.
  • A table at the left, production orders (in the Production Order View) or work and machine centers in the Resource View
  • On the right below the time scale, a chart displaying the job schedule with a calendar in the background indicating work free periods in grey while working times appear in white.
  • A menu ribbon allowing to make basic settings that will be explained in detail in the following.

Please note, that the item “Netronic Promoted” contains options that we think the most frequently used ones:


All options of the VPS are summarized under “Actions”:


In case the “Actions” item is not visible in the menu ribbon, click “More options”, to hide it, click “Fewer options”.