Along with other main features like standard resources and resource grouping, the Q3 2009 release brought an additional view to the present ones (Day, Week and Month) – Timeline. Briefly said, it displays a certain number of consecutive time slots and like all other views, the Timeline view is configurable in almost the same way. Here is how it looks like by default:
… where each time slot is 1 day long (i.e. TimeSlotLength of the TimelineViewDefinition is equal to one day) and the date in each header is displayed in a “d-M-yyyy” format.
Let’s tweak a bit some of the settings related to the Timeline view and add some resources:
As you see setting the DayStartTime and DayEndTime properties allow us to show only working hours and thus concentrating on what is important.
Hope this will be of use!