Project 2007 Handling Complexity Quick Reference
See also our related guide: Project 2007 Creating a Basic Project.
The following topics are covered:
Indenting/"Outdenting" Tasks, Hiding/Displaying Tasks under a Summary, Understanding Precedence Using the Network Diagram, Creating/Deleting Relationships, Showing Slack, Hiding Negligible Amounts of Slack, Examining the Critical Path.
Filtering Tasks, Adjusting Date Constraints, Using a Deadline, Entering or Reading Task Notes.
Using a Different Relationship Type, Lag & Lead Time, Recurring Tasks, Splitting Tasks
Adding Resources on the Fly, Noting a Resource's Holidays, Hours, or Rate, Getting a Task Done Faster.
Changing Calculation of Task Values, Permitting Overtime, Booking Different Resources to a Task, Adjusting when a Resource Works, Checking Resource Usage, Determining Resource Load, Leveling Resources Quickly, Viewing Different Field Collections.
Showing a Progress Line, Monitoring Progress, Subprojects, Communicating Plans and Progress.