Standard Schedule Temple - Getting under the Hood

Getting Started

Before getting started on the content of the Standard Schedule Template you will need to set-up a number of features, functions and option within Microsoft® Project. These are established Best Practices and will save the project manager / scheduler considerable time when handling their schedules.

Customized components - Naming standards

Customized Components - Naming Suggestions

It’s a good idea as the customized Views, Tables, Filters and Groups etc. are developed to be able to recognize them quickly and easily from all those that are Standard and come with Microsoft® Project. So what you need is a naming convention that not only makes them easily recognizable but also groups them together within their respective drop down menus where you will be selecting them from.

Getting Started with Templates

All information on either starting from a Template, Creating a Template or managing Templates can be seen in the File Tab, New command at this link..