TimelineView

TimelineView class

Represents a timeline view of a project.

public class TimelineView : View

Constructors

Name Description
TimelineView() Initializes a new instance of the TimelineView class.

Properties

Name Description
DateFormat { get; set; } Gets or sets a value indicating how to format dates on the Timeline view.
DisplayOverlapped { get; set; } Gets or sets a value indicating whether to display overlapped tasks on multiple rows.
Filter { get; set; } Gets or sets a filter used in a single view.
Group { get; set; } Gets or sets a group of the single view.
HighlightFilter { get; set; } Gets or sets a value indicating whether Microsoft Project highlights the filter for a single view.
Name { get; set; } Gets or sets the name of a View object.
PageInfo { get; } Gets an instance of the PageInfo class. Represents page setup data which is present in mpp file format.
ParentProject { get; } Gets the parent of the View object. Read-only Project.
Screen { get; } Gets the screen type for the single view. Read-only ViewScreen.
ShowDates { get; } Gets a value indicating whether to show dates.
ShowInMenu { get; set; } Gets or sets a value indicating whether Microsoft Project shows the single view name in the View or the Other Views drop-down lists in the Ribbon.
ShowPanZoom { get; set; } Gets or sets a value indicating whether to show pan and zoom control.
ShowTimescale { get; set; } Gets or sets a value indicating whether to show timescale.
ShowToday { get; set; } Gets or sets a value indicating whether to display a line representing today.
Table { get; set; } Gets or sets a table of the single view.
TextLinesCount { get; set; } Gets or sets a value indicating how many lines are used to display task in a timeline.
Type { get; } Gets the type of item in the single view, such as tasks or resources. Read-only ItemType.
Uid { get; } Gets the unique identifier of a view.
VisualObjectsPlacements { get; } Gets a collection of objects representing placement and appearance of OleObject in the view.

Methods

Name Description
CompareTo(View) Compares the current instance with another object of the same type and returns an integer that indicates whether the current instance precedes, follows, or occurs in the same position in the sort order as the other object.
override Equals(object) Returns a value indicating whether this instance is equal to a specified object.
override GetHashCode() Returns a hash code value for the instance of the Resource class.

Examples

Shows how to work with <see cref=“Aspose.Tasks.TimelineView” />.

var project = new Project();

// initialize a timeline view
var view = new TimelineView();

// set a value indicating how to format dates on the Timeline view.
view.DateFormat = DateFormat.DateDddDd;
// set a value indicating whether to display overlapped tasks on multiple rows.
view.DisplayOverlapped = true;
// set a value indicating whether to show pan and zoom control.
view.ShowPanZoom = true;
// set a value indicating whether to show timescale.
view.ShowTimescale = true;
// set a value indicating whether to display a line representing today.
view.ShowToday = true;
// set a value indicating how many lines are used to display task in a timeline.
view.TextLinesCount = 2;

// gets a value indicating whether to display overlapped tasks on multiple rows.
Console.WriteLine("Show Dates: " + view.ShowDates);

// add the view to the project
project.Views.Add(view);

// add some test data to project
var task1 = project.RootTask.Children.Add("Task 1");
task1.Set(Tsk.Start, new DateTime(2020, 4, 29, 8, 0, 0));
task1.Set(Tsk.Duration, task1.ParentProject.GetDuration(24, TimeUnitType.Hour));
var task2 = project.RootTask.Children.Add("Task 2");
task2.Set(Tsk.Start, new DateTime(2020, 4, 29, 8, 0, 0));
task2.Set(Tsk.Duration, task1.ParentProject.GetDuration(40, TimeUnitType.Hour));

project.Save(OutDir + "SetTimeScaleCount_out.pdf", SaveFileFormat.Pdf);

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