Timeline tab list all the projects that are included in the program and collectively displays the time line, health, progress, and milestones information.
Viewing Timeline and Progress
Program start date = earliest project start date
Program finish date = latest project finish date
Program Progress = Sum of (Project Scheduled Effort * Percent Complete) / Sum of Project Scheduled Effort
Project start date = Schedule start date of project work plan root task
Project finish date = Schedule finish date of project work plan root task
project progress = percent complete of project work plan root task
- Open the program and go to the Timeline tab.
- Click Add Milestone.
Fill the following fields in the Add Milestone window.
Field (*Required) Description *Name Name of the milestone *Type Type of the milestone *Planned finish date Planned finish date of the milestone Actual finish date Actual finish date of the milestone *Status Status of the milestone Owners
Owners of the milestone
A milestone can have up to 20 owners.
Click Add. The program milestone is added.
If you want to add more than one milestone, click Add more to continue adding.
- Put your cursor over the program milestone you want to edit.
- Click the edit icon in the upper right corner to open the Edit Milestone window.
- Edit the program milestone information as you want.
Click Done to save the changes and close the window.
To delete the milestone, click Delete.