Change Project Timeline Scale for Gantt Chart

Posted on 2011-10-02
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I have an MS-Project (2003) file which covers a 2.5 year project plan.   It includes (only) 86 tasks... most of them, however, are subsequent tasks.

Currently, in "print preview", the document would take 72 pages to print out.

How can I change the Gantt timeline?    Currently, it would print it out for each day of the 2.5 years... a monthly or quarterly timeline would suffice.

Question by:ExpExchHelp
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    Accepted Solution

    In the Gantt chart view, if you right click the date headers in the timeline, select Timescale from the pop-up.

    In the Timescale dialog, go with a two-tier set-up, with the middle tier as Quarters and the bottom tier as months.

    Or whatever timescale you fancy.

    Author Comment

    Perfect solution!!!

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