Join Bonnie Biafore for an in-depth discussion in this video Generating a burndown report, part of Agile Project Management with Microsoft Project.
- Project comes with several built-in reports…that show overall project performance.…Agile projects also use what's known as a Burndown Report…to see how work is going.…You can customize Project 2013 graphical reports…to show burndown and sprint velocity.…To set up a report in Project 2013…we're gonna head to the Report tab,…then click Dashboards and choose Burndown…on the dropdown menu.…
The built-in Burndown Report has a chart…for work burndown and task burndown.…We're gonna use this report as a basis…for our custom report.…To create our custom report, on the Design tab…click Manage and then choose Rename Report.…We're not actually renaming the report,…we're really creating a copy with a new name.…I'm gonna call it "Agile Status" and then click Okay.…If I go back to the Report tab and click Dashboards,…the Burndown report is still there,…however when I click the Custom button…my new report, "Agile Status",…appears in that dropdown menu.…
We're gonna modify the work burndown chart…to show work burndown for features.…
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- Setting project options
- Defining working time
- Setting up custom fields and views
- Creating tasks
- Assigning features to sprints
- Assigning resources to tasks
- Tracking progress
- Generating a burndown report