VISUAL PLANNING 5.3 DOCUMENTATION

Selection

DEFINITION

The data that can be selected into VISUAL PLANNING are the resources, the events and the links.

EVENTS

Select an event

The selection of an event is simply done by a left-click on this one.

Select multiple events

It can be useful to select multiple events in order to apply a common action to these events: a shift, a deletion, a modification of their properties, etc.

Different methods are applicable to proceed to a multiple selection. These ones can be combined together.

CTRL + click

The easiest way is to left-click to select the first event, and then click on the following events by holding down the CTRL key.

Selection box

To do so, left-click to select the event on the left of the top of the rectangle, and then click on the event on the right of the bottom of the rectangle by holding the SHIFT key.

This selection is limited to the events that are visible with the active filters.

Extend a selection

Right-Click on one of the selected events.

The contextual menu suggests:

  • Horizontally (to the right, to the left, in both directions).
  • Vertically.

These selection extensions are limited to the events that are visible with the active filters.

CTRL + A

It is possible to select all the events in a planner, diary or resources view.

To do so, select one of the events of the view > CTRL + A.

Use filters to make a selection

To modify or delete all the events that have a certain characteristic, just apply a filter that only display these events, then select all the events and apply the modification.

The events that are not displayed by the filter are spared.

cf. Filter

RESOURCES

Select a resource

The selection of a resource is simply done by a left-click on this one.

Select multiple resources

It can be useful to select multiple resources in order to apply a common action to these resources: a shift, a deletion, a modification of their properties, etc.

Different methods are applicable to proceed to a multiple selection. These ones can be combined together.

CTRL + click

The easiest way is to left-click to select the first resource, and then click on the following resources by holding down the CTRL key.

CTRL + A

It is possible to select all the resources in a planner or resources view.

To do so, select one of the resources of the view > CTRL + A.

Use filters to make a selection

To modify or delete all the resources that have a certain characteristic, just apply a filter that only display these resources, then select all the resources and apply the modification.

The resources that are not displayed by the filter are spared.

cf. Resources filter

Selection resource window

The selection of a link is simply done by a left-click on this one.

It can be useful to proceed to a multiple selection of links in order to apply a common action to these links.

CTRL + click

The easiest way is to left-click to select the first link, and then click on the following links by holding down the CTRL key.

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