Compress a Schedule

CONSTRUCTIONONLINE - COMPRESS A SCHEDULE

OBJECTIVE

To compress a ConstructionOnline schedule

BACKGROUND

The Compress Schedule tool in ConstructionOnline is a useful utility that can help users with the organization of their schedules. By compressing a schedule, users are able to eliminate any chronological gaps that exist in a schedule. Compressing a schedule will make all tasks in the schedule begin as soon as possible based upon their predecessor settings.

THINGS TO CONSIDER

  • Tasks not connected to other tasks via a predecessor relationship will not be moved during compression

STEPS TO COMPRESS A SCHEDULE

  1. Navigate to the scheduling tab on the left menu
  2. Select the schedule you want to compress in the schedule list
  3. Click on the Tools tab in the Schedule Toolbar
  4. Click on Compress Schedule

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TIPS AND TRICKS

Do you want to enjoy the safe effect of compressing a schedule, but on a task-by-task basis? Try setting some tasks to ASAP. To do this, double click the task in your schedule, or select Edit Task from the Scheduling toolbar. From here, you can choose to have a task start ASAP.

RELATED TOPICS

  • Set a Schedule Task to ASAP
  • Set Workdays in a Schedule

SUPPORT

For additional information about Scheduling, contact UDA Technologies at 800-700-8321.