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

learn more… | top users | synonyms

27
votes
1answer
17k views

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 ...
14
votes
2answers
983 views

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 ...
13
votes
1answer
2k views

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?
12
votes
4answers
2k views

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. ...
12
votes
1answer
2k views

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} ...
9
votes
0answers
498 views

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 ...
8
votes
1answer
962 views

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} ...
7
votes
1answer
810 views

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 ...
7
votes
1answer
856 views

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 ...
6
votes
2answers
1k views

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} ...
6
votes
1answer
429 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
342 views

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, ...
5
votes
1answer
365 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
599 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
162 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
592 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
4
votes
3answers
2k views

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?
4
votes
3answers
3k views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
4
votes
2answers
609 views

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.)?
4
votes
2answers
932 views

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?)
4
votes
1answer
444 views

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, ...
4
votes
1answer
188 views

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: ...
4
votes
0answers
56 views

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 ...
4
votes
0answers
162 views

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 ...
4
votes
0answers
515 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
417 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
102 views

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, ...
3
votes
1answer
105 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
254 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
978 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
602 views

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} ...
3
votes
1answer
822 views

pgfgantt: Change Link style

I'm using the pgfgantt package to draw Gantt-Charts. Everything works except for one things: I can not change the style of the links. The documentation shows on page 29 the following example: ...
3
votes
1answer
130 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
350 views

pgfgantt, vertical align labels

I tried all the day to align verticaly my labels like this pic: but without success. I've tried to implement this code but no success too... this is my code: \usepackage{pgfgantt} ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

pgfgantt - Two labels for one bar in Gantt chart

In my Gantt chart (I'm using package pgfgantt), I have just one task in each line, one bar per task. Each bar has its corresponding label identifying the task aligned left of the chart; e.g., ...
3
votes
0answers
54 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
568 views

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}{ ...
3
votes
0answers
107 views

Is it possible to calculate the ganttgroup progress automatically?

Is it possible to calculate the progress of the ganttgroup automatically. If the Task 1 progress changes than the ganttgroup progress will be recalculated automatically? ...
3
votes
0answers
202 views

Extra column in pgfgantt chart

I have created a basic gantt chart using pdfgantt (pretty much copied one of the examples) but would like to make a couple of (extra) modifications to it. I really need to be able to number my groups ...
3
votes
0answers
111 views

A problem with using the \ganttbar macros inside another one

I'm trying to write a macros for converting day time to a format, which the pgfgrantt package can understand. Here it is: \newcommand{\htime}[2][0]{ \StrBefore{#2}{:}[\hours] ...
2
votes
1answer
158 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
663 views

How do you break long lines in pgfgantt?

I am drawing a gantt chart using the pgfgantt package. I have some text in nodes that I would like to break down into multilines, but it doesn't seem to work. I made a simple example like so: ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How do I add a legend to a gantt chart?

I'm using the pgfgantt package to draw a gantt chart and I am using different fill patterns for different task types (fill patterns for the task bars, that is). It works nicely! But I would like to ...
2
votes
1answer
88 views

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} ...
2
votes
1answer
978 views

Vertical lines in pgfgantt

I'm using the package pgfgantt to create Gantt charts. I've seen that with the "today" key one can have vertical line drawn in the chart. However, only one today key is allowed. How can I have several ...
2
votes
1answer
278 views

Gantt chart: How to make month and day like in MS project using pgfgantt

In the picture attached, the heading consist of Jun 23, 96 and M,T,W,T,F,S I need to start the project from 17 June 2014 to 31 July 2014 How can I do the same using pgfgantt. Any help will be ...
2
votes
1answer
155 views

\ganttalignnewline does't work

is there a way to break the label of a \gantgroup? It works for \gantbar, but it seems not in \ganttgroup. Any suggestion? IT WORKS: \begin{ganttchart}[ hgrid, vgrid, newline shortcut=true, bar ...