{pgfgantt} concerns making Gantt charts based on the pgf package.

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Gantt chart package

I need a package to draw a Gantt chart in LaTeX, the primary criteria is just: ease of use. I am spending too much time learning "packages" here and there, this just needs to get a simple job done. I ...
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How to colour the pgfgantt canvas based on calendar dates

I am working on a pgfgantt document where all timelines are governed by real dates and where the titlelist shows week days based on the TikZ calendar library. I have used and modified the code from ...
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Reduce vertical space between bars in pgfgantt

Is it possible to reduce the default vertical space between bars in pgfgantt? The manual specifies "last line height" but there appears to be no "line height" option. ...
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What's the name of this timeline package in LaTeX?

I tried searching through many resources to identify the package that allows to create this type of time lines: but all in vain. Could anyone, please, point in the right direction?
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Typesetting a calendar with pgfgantt

How can I use pgfgantt to typeset a calendar for 2013? I would like to have calendar that displays the day-dates of the corresponding months; instead of the number 1 to 365 it should give ...
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How to combine a timeline with a calendar

I'm using the pgfgantt package to create a timeline. This is what I've got so far: \documentclass[landscape]{article} \usepackage[dvipsnames,usenames]{xcolor} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfgantt} ...
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How to exclude or remove weekends from ganttchart

Hi there and sorry for the incomplete question which only a psychic could answer :-) My problem is that I want to have my nice ganttchart or time schedule, but without including weekends. As my ...
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Creating a Gantt chart error

Comes up with error pgfkeys:I do not know the key /pgfgantt/group peaks. I for the life of me cant seem to find what is wrong. Can anybody help me with this please? Thanks % Out line proposal ...
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Reduce space between title and bars in pgfgantt

I think the space between title and bars in pgfgantt is too big. Is there a way to reduce it? For example, this code \begin{ganttchart}[ x unit = 0.30cm, y unit chart = 1.3cm, ...
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pgfgantt chart with weekdays and dates

What i have is this: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{pgfgantt} \usepackage{pgfcalendar} \usepackage[a4paper,landscape,left=1cm,top=1cm,% bottom=1.5cm,right=1cm]{geometry} ...
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PgfGantt: Customization of canvas to mark Vacations

I've looked at the documentation, search on the forum, etcetera... and found no answer to my question. I'm writing a Gantt chart, \begin{ganttchart}[% x unit=.4cm, y unit title=0.5cm, ...
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How to make pgfgantt scale to specific widths in the page? (ex. textwidth)

I'm trying to use pgfgantt to create a gantt chart for a project spanning many weeks, thus the following code would overflow through the right margin. I can't find a way to alter the size of the grid ...
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Gantt chart with title list in minutes and hours

I am trying to use the pgfgantt package to create a deployment event timeline for a cubesat. The various stages of deployment that the cubesat undergoes are on the order of seconds, minutes, and ...
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How to scale a Gantt figure?

Sketch: I was trying to scale a Gantt chart in order to fit in to a Beamer presentation. Suppose I have some gantt chart bigger than the presentation rectangle: \begin{figure} ...
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pgfgantt - Milestones with different styles

Can I have two sets of milestones in one gantt chart? Each with a different style (such as colour, shape, etc.)?
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pgfgantt: draw arrows (links) behind bars

I want to draw a Gantt diagram using pgfgantt. With the default settings, it draws the bars first and the arrows/links second. Thereby, the bars are crossed by the arrows which I find utterly ugly. Is ...
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Adjust width of a gantt chart

The chart produced by below code is too wide. How can I make it small enough to fit the page? \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{pgfgantt} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% ...
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pgfgantt: Named links in order to maintain relationship between bars

I have a pretty complex pgfgantt chart. Several people are collaboratively working on it and it is subject to frequent change. In this chart the individual \ganttbar items are linked with the ...
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pgfgantt “title list options” incompatible with beamer

Creating a Gantt chart using the pgfgantt package, with days of the weeks as the titles, can be done using title list options as demonstrated in the package manual. But it doesn't seem to agree with ...
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How to give a Gantt chart title table like formatting?

I am using the package pgfgantt to create a table displaying people serving on a committee over a period of time. (Probably not what it was intended for but it produced a nice output for what I ...
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pgfgantt, wrap text in label

I have task explanations that are pretty long and because of that it is pushing my gantt chart off of the page. Is there anyway to be able to wrap the text so that it continues below the task title? I ...
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Plot Gantt-like plot from csv

I am trying to plot a Gantt-like chart with pgfplot from a CSV-File. The aim is to display the behavoir of a task scheduler. In my CSV-File I have tupel of timestamp(x) and task ID(y). ...
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Descriptive label for gantttitle

I'm using pgfgantt within MikTeX (both latest version) running fine. In my gantt diagramm I have three title-lines: First year, than month and beneath the project month. I'd like to place the text ...
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Alignment of the bar labels of ganttbar

The labels of \ganttbar in pgfgantt are right aligned by default (at the border of chart). Is it possible to have it left aligned?
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How to customize Tikz Gantt chart

I am trying to find a way to obtain the following using tikz (actually using pgfgantt): The code I have so far is: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfgantt} \begin{document} ...
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Gantt chart using pgfgantt with years divided into quarters?

I'm preparing a Gantt chart for a two year project; at this stage the timeline is pretty rough, and I'd like to set up the chart with three rows at the top: the title, the years, and then the quarters ...
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pgfgantt: Is it possible to create bars with “double” labels?

here's a problem I have: I want my gantt bars to have two types of labels -- one on the side of the chart, and one inline -- and I'm having a hard time making it work. The code I use to generate the ...
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Can I have a pgfgantt chart with different colors per bar?

I'm making a timeline for my thesis proposal using the pgfgantt package, and I'd like for each aim to use different coloured bars. Here's the current version. \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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How to draw a monthly gantt chart with quarterly vgrid?

I recently updated my pgfgantt package, and can't figure out how to update one of my charts to draw properly under the new package. The chart has a two-tiered title, years over months. It also had a ...
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Rotate Gantt Chart Figure

This is a follow up question to: Gantt chart package any ideas on how to rotate the gantt chart to make it appear sidewards? (i.e. rotate it 90 degrees?)
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Pgfgantt backwards incompatibility

I just installed TeXLive 2013 in favor of TeXLive 2012, and there seems to be a backwards incompatibility with the way milestones are rendered in pgfgantt. In TeXLive 2012, my Gantt chart code is ...
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How to draw a scheduling scheme?

I would like to draw an arbitration scheduling scheme. I tried to draw one with xfig, but the result is... not so nice ;-): Does anyone know a good way to draw this in LaTeX? The result don't have ...
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How newif command works

As I haven't got answers to my questions here : How to draw vertical lines using pgfgantt package. So I decided to implement my own command that I added to pgfgantt.sty file (I have made a copy). I ...
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How to draw a vertical line at a specified date in a Gantt chart?

I want to add a command to pgfgantt package that draw vertical line at a specified date (like the one for the today line). Here's what' I want to get (green line) : So I looked to pgfgantt.sty to ...
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Undefined control sequence with pgfgantt package when creating Gantt chart

I'm attempting to make a Gantt chart in my LaTeX document with the pgfgantt package. However, when I try to compile, it gives me undefined control sequence at the first \gantttitle between the {7} and ...
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Adding arrows to a Gantt chart?

(To-the-point question at the end of the post) I am using the following snippet to draw Gantt diagrams, taken from this source: % GanttHeader setups some parameters for the rest of the diagram % #1 ...
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Gantt chart in IEEEtran

I would like to put a Gantt chart in my IEEE paper (\documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran}). I'd like the chart to span over both columns. I'm using the following chart taken from Gantt chart package: ...
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PGFGantt Compressed Calendar by week?

I'd like to use \gantttitlecalendar to generate a title with week as the smallest unit (i.e. one unit = one week). By default, each unit represents one calendar day: \begin{ganttchart}[ hgrid, ...
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Custom vertical lines with pgfgantt (pgf multiplier issues)

I'm having some issues drawing vertical lines in a ganttchart (using the pgfgantt package). The approach is to define the bars in the chart using a dd-mm-yyyy format but only showing the months. To ...
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Able to have pgfgantt move bars based on dependancies

Gantt Bars seem to be defined with a start and end time period: \ganttbar{Task 1}{1}{2} Since all my tasks take a fixed time and are dependant on each other, is it possible to have all the trailing ...
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Want to add more column on the left side? [closed]

Want to add more column on the left side? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfgantt} \usepackage{rotating} \usepackage[graphicx]{realboxes} \newganttchartelement*{mymilestone}{ ...
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This Gantt chart compiled fine 2 years ago

I have a pgfganttchart in a document I made 2 years ago, which then certainly compiled fine. But now, upon compiling, the contents of the chart are moved left of the frame. Did something change in ...
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pgfgantt: Labels not properly centered

I am trying to create a Gantt chart, and found this wonderful package pgfgantt. However, my labels do not get properly centered in the boxes. Am I doing something wrong? Is there a way to get the ...
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Is it possible to use other symbols than diamonds in LaTeX gantt charts?

I use pgfgantt to draw a Gantt chart for my PhD proposal. Is there any way to insert other symbols than diamonds for creating milestones? It would be great to have symbols like letters, smileys, ...
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Can multiple milestones be placed on the same line in pgfgantt?

I'm writing a funding proposal and have used pgfgantt to make a chart of timescales for personnel hiring and work package developments, but I would also like to be able to indicate the plans for ...
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PGFGantt group placement error in case of a milestone

If you execute the code below, you get not so nice output (see screenshot below). How can I fix: The Group label/bar is overwritting the milestone. This is not what I want. How to move the group 1 ...
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How can I multiply nodes in pgfgantt environment?

I have looked at PgfGantt: Customization of canvas to mark Vacations and implemented a version of it to draw rectangles starting at one date and ending at another which works fine. The problem is that ...
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pgfgantt not working with babel

In this example month names are printed in English even the babel package is loaded with French language. \documentclass{article} %\usepackage[pdftex,active,tightpage]{preview} ...
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pgfgantt package - Timeout: Loading MPS to PDF converter (version 2006.09.02)

I am trying to compile a tex file that should display a gantt chart made with the help of the pgfgantt package. During compilation I get the line Loading MPS to PDF converter (version 2006.09.02) and ...
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Weekdays in gantt chart

I want to have weekdays in my gantt chart, using the pgfgantt package with the pgfcalendar package. However the fields for the weekdays are too small. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfgantt} ...