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The Project Management Window

The Project Management window enables you to input the following quantities associated with an element contained in the model:

Resources -  the people who work on a project, who can be assigned roles and allocated tasks
Effort -  effort expended in work on the element
Risks - risk associated with the element
Metrics - metrics measured for an element


Each of these four quantities has a separate tab in the window.

Access    Element | Project Management (Ctrl+Shift+7)





See also


Create a new item.

Resource Allocation

Effort Management

Risk Management




Save changes to an item.



Save As New

Duplicate an existing entry.

You must change an item's Role for this to become enabled.




Delete an item from the list.




Sort the items in the list into alphabetical order.




Print item data from the list.



Browse Element

Display the Element Browser window for the selected element, to list and select the project management items for the element.


The Element Browser

Show/Hide Properties


Swap between detailed and summary window styles.



Show help contents for this window.




Click on an element in the Project Browser to display project management information for that element in the Project Management window
The window has two formats:
List mode - provides a detailed list showing several columns of information
Item mode - a summary list plus an editor to add or edit information for a single selected item
Toggle between these modes using the Show/Hide Properties button in the window toolbar; each tab toggles between Item mode and List mode independently
Columns in the item list can be reorganized, added, removed, grouped, filtered and sorted using the options provided in the List Header facilities
An asterisk on a tab name indicates that the tab contains saved information; if there is no information for a category of item, or the information has not yet been saved, its tab has no asterisk
Right-click on the list to view the context menu, which enables you to add and delete list items

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