Note: This course was designed in collaboration with author Bonnie Biafore. You can follow along with this course using Microsoft Project 2010, 2013, or 2016 and either the free or premium versions of the exercise files.
Lynda.com is a PMI Registered Education Provider. This course qualifies for professional development units (PDUs). To view the activity and PDU details for this course, click here.
The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
- Identify three tools available with Microsoft Project.
- Summarize how to change the fields within chart elements.
- Explain how to build a phases and milestones report.
- Determine which chart style would be most effective for displaying a particular report.
- Recall how to add a baseline cost to a cost overview chart.
- Explain how to create a single file where you can view reports across all active projects in a single dashboard view.
Skill Level Intermediate
- [Voiceover] Hi, I'm John Riopel. When using Microsoft Project, there are times when you'd like to analyze your project information in a graphical format instead of just data fields. In this course, we'll focus on reviewing some of the reports that are part of Microsoft Project, create custom reports, and develop a presentation dashboard by using multiple projects and image links. If you're tired of using the old reporting and want to explore the report designer functions within Microsoft Project, then let's get started.