Setting-up the VJS (for users)

Configure bar labels in the VJS

Bar labels can be customized in the "Setup" dialog

The bar labels in the VJS provide further information on the follwing items of your production schedule:

  • Jobs
  • Job planning lines in the Job View
  • Job planning lines in the Ressource View

In the picture below, the bar label contains 

  • the job number and the job description separated by "|"
  • the job ending date in a new line


The new dialog can be found (in both extensions) by clicking "Configurations" in the "Actions" menu of the "User Setup" dialog:

VPS configurations menu

In the "View - select label" dialog, select the item and/or view for which you want to customize the bar label


The “Edit – Define Configuration” dialog pops up:


Here you can add, insert, edit, and delete fields as well as change their order. You can select the desired table name and field name from your Dynamics 365 BC data by clicking “…” 

Formatting the labels

Separate the field contents by a line break, a blank or a “|” by selecting the according separator from the  “VJS Format Strings”  table.