Video: Attach Date Heading to Any Task Row

Check out our video on how to attach a date heading anywhere on your schedule, starting with Milestones Professional 2017. You can add a brand new date heading, or just copy your existing date headings.

Upgrade to Milestones Professional 2017

Click here to Upgrade to Milestones Professional 2017 for only $149 (if you already own any version of Milestones Professional).

To see what has changed, check out our “What’s New in Milestones Professional 2017” page.

April 2017 Tips and Tricks

For these and more, view Tips and Tricks for April 2017

Blank SmartColumn Cells
My Indicator column shows additional indicators on blank rows. How can I get rid of these extra symbols?

Change the shape of a symbol based on status
I would like a symbol to change when it’s completed. Is this possible?

Attach a date heading to a task row
I want to add a date heading about half-way through my schedule. Is this possible now?

Report obsolete milestones upon refresh
I am refreshing my Milestones Professional schedule from Microsoft Project. How can I tell if a symbol on my Milestones schedule is referring to a task which I have deleted in my Project file (and therefore no longer getting refreshed)?

Lock symbols to a date when moving to another row
Is there any way to lock the symbol date when moving from one task row to another task row?

Chart drawing slow
When I move my mouse from the schedule area to the Toolbox, the screen flickers and causes Milestones to slow down. What’s going on?

Custom Headers and Footers
I need to display custom header and footer information on all pages of my schedule. Is this possible?

Lock a symbol to a date
Can I lock some of my symbols to a specific dates?

Change date range in Viewer
In Milestone Professional, I can scroll right and left on a schedule by pressing Shift + PgUp or PgDn. In the Milestone Viewer this does not work. How do I scroll forward and backward in time using the Viewer?

Change properties of summary bar symbols
How do I change the symbols and bars for the summary bars which show up automatically? I tried to click on them, but nothing happened.

Change the color of horizontal bars
I need to change the color of horizontal bars on my schedule. How do I change the color of all bars of a certain type? How about if I just want to change an individual bar. Is this possible?

Change the number of task rows per page
I need more rows on my schedule. How can I add more rows?

For these and more, view Tips and Tricks for April 2017

Join the Milestones Professional Users LinkedIn Group

For anyone interested, there’s a free Milestones Professional user group on LinkedIn you can join to share best practices, network with other users, and maybe learn some tips along the way from other experienced Milestones users.

To join, head over to the following website and click Join:

Note: This user group is an unofficial group run by Milestones software users, and is not managed by KIDASA Software, Inc. A free LinkedIn account is required to join the group.