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Agantty Tutorial Series – Shortcuts

30. August 2019

Shortcuts – Who doesn’t love them? We surely do! Once you know them by heart, your productivity can increase immensely. That’s why we implemented them in Agantty, too. You can use them on the gantt chart, as well as on the dashboard. You can see the complete list below, for a more detailed explanation have a look at the tutorial… more

Agantty Tutorial Series – Drag & Drop

16. August 2019

To organize your projects and tasks in Agantty you don’t have to go through a lot of menus. Setting a different timeframe or shift dates is easy. Most operations can be done in the gantt chart directly by simple drag & drop. You can shift project timeframes by dragging the project bar or prolong and shorten them by dragging the… more

Agantty Tutorial Series – Project Rights

5. August 2019

Imagine if you would have a huge project, dozens of people working on it and everyone could change the whole schedule, all the tasks and the deadline at will. Madness right? That’s why it is important to limit the rights and permissions of coworkers and leave changing rights to specific persons. Of course you can do just that in Agantty.… more

Agantty Tutorial Series – Publish Project

5. July 2019

Stakeholder management is a key ingredient to successfull project management. Sharing informations with your stakeholders is one of the easiest ways keep them happy and that’s why we are trying to make that as easy as possible. With Agantty you can share your projects and tasks with just a couple of clicks. You can also limit what you stakeholders are… more

Agantty Tutorial Series – Calendar Export

28. June 2019

Connectivity is a buzzword that grows more and more important nowadays. With the evergrowing amount of software it becomes essential to synchronize your data between these to let you access information from everywhere. That is why we implemented the calendar export to give you the possibility to get the informations you need about you tasks directly from your personal calendar.… more

Agantty Tutorial Series – The Dashboard

21. June 2019

Overview is key! While Agantty’s Gantt View is the perfect tool to get an overview over dependencies of tasks and the timeframe of projects, the Dashboard is the secondmost important part of Agantty. It shows all your tasks and projects in a clear list, color coded and filtered however you want it. You can see how it all works and… more

Agantty tutorial series – Create Teams

19. April 2019

Teamwork is dreamwork! And that is exactly why projects rarely revolve around just one person. Most of the time a project will be worked on by a team to get the best result possible. Creating a team in Agantty is one of the cornerstones for a successfull project and therefore: incredibly easy! Let me show you how to do that… more

Agantty Tutorial Series – Multiselect Tasks

12. April 2019

A quick one this week. You have a lot of tasks you want to shift to a different date (of course not because you are late with everything – and what if, it’s definetly not your fault. It was probably Marc the intern… hate that guy) but selecting each and every single task one by one takes ages. Might even… more

Agantty tutorial series – Hide or show teams

5. April 2019

Last week we worked on sorting you projects. But what if that is not enough to keep your gantt view clear? The longer you use Agantty the more likely you will have different teams working on different projects at the same time. While Agantty still looks beautiful with a lot of projects – one might even say more beautiful –… more

Agantty tutorial series – Sort Projects

29. March 2019

Once you get into using Agantty, it is unlikely that you will leave it at one project. And before you know it there will be a dozen projects in your gantt chart timeline, all just thrown in there – first come, first served. But we wouldn’t be a german company if we wouldn’t appreciate some stern discipline and order. (Also,… more

Agantty tutorial series – Create Dependencies

22. March 2019

Dependencies are a corner stone of project management. They can help you keep track of important tasks that have to be done in a specific order to ensure your project to go smoothly. But let’s start with the basics: Dependencies should not be seen as constraints in a project but as guidelines that will prohibit future mistakes. Once set they… more

150.000 user – we are speechless!

8. March 2019

With almost 10.000.000 hours of work, 300.000 projects and 1.000.000 tasks, Agantty is growing faster than we ever expected. Thank you for being a part of it and for helping us make it a little better everyday by sending in ideas and feedback.   more

100.000 users!

3. August 2018

This is incredible! We just reached 100.000 users! What started out as the simple idea of giving something back to the community after years of using open source software has become a huge project with over 195.000 projects, over 600.000 tasks and now over 100.000 people are participating. You guys help us to improve Agantty with all your feedback and… more

Notifications

18. May 2018

Big projects tend to have a lot of people working on them. To help you keeping track on everything that happens we implemented the notification bar. If the bar is green when you visit agantty, something has changed – a task may be done, the deadline extended, a milestone shifted. Click the notification button to get to the notification bar.… more

The Dashboard

3. May 2018

You all know (and – let’s be honest – probably love) our gantt chart view. It’s sleek, colorful and sexy. But Agantty is more than just this chart overview. The secret star Just as our gantt charts are great to see the development of multiple projects as a whole and plan tasks for your teams, the dashboard is perfect for… more

Recurring tasks

15. March 2018

You want it – you get it. Recurring tasks has always been one of the most wanted features in our feedback forum. And because your wish is our command – here it is. To create a recurring task, first you need to create a normal task like before. Right clicking the task in the gantt chart will give you the context menu… more

What is a Gantt chart anyway?

5. March 2018

We always talk about Gantt charts on these blog posts and on the website in general. Oh, and we also named ourselves after it. So, you might be wondering what we mean with that and why we thought it was important enough to deserve this much attention. And rightfully so! All credit and thanks for designing Gantt charts goes to… more

Notification email

12. February 2018

There are different ways to use Agantty. The most obvious of course is to go to the web app, create projects, set up tasks and assign them them to team members, shift deadlines (let’s be honest – mostly to be later than sooner) and overall manage and control the projects. But this only really goes for team members with permissions… more

Using Agantty on your mobile device

8. February 2018

Fully responsive! We created Agantty to be fully responsive on any device – this way you are not bound to a computer to keep track of your projects. Just a couple of examples of how beautiful and intuitive Agantty can look on your smartphone: Shift your project sidebar for a better overview   Touch to scroll on every screen  … more

How DO you start a project?

31. January 2018

The thing with projects is: setting it all up can take some time, especially if it’s your first time doing so. To help you get started we want to show you a whole project – from start to finish – so you can see all the steps in between and how to set it all up. Create the project First… more

Tasks & Milestones Update / To Do Lists

10. January 2018

Update Update! We are strictly against wasting space. That’s why we fused the task and milestone view into one. Now you can add both in the same place, just a click of a tab. Easy peasy. You can also use Agantty as a handy To Do list for yourself now by adding tasks without a date. For more detailed information… more

Secret Santa update!

7. December 2017

 It’s Christmas Time! I hope you are as excited as I am because I’ve got a special little gift for you. Let me present: Secret Santa! I know how hard it can be to decide who gives gifts for whom – not anymore! I can handle that for you with ease. Just click the button in the top right, select… more

Context menu / right click

30. November 2017

Usability is key! Therefore one of the key features to increase the usability of Agantty was to implement a right click menu in the gantt chart. A lot of users don’t expect to use right click menus on websites but once you get used to it you can maneuver your projects a lot faster than before. Here just some examples… more

Projectmanagement Notifications / Activitylog

10. July 2017

Agantty informs you about every change you or your teammates made, so you can keep track of everything in one place. Changes in the project or task description field, milestones, task changes of any kind or complete project timings will be listed out with specific data who changes what and when. Check out video demo: more

highspeed draw task / paint task into gantt chart

12. June 2017

Now you can easily draw your tasks into your gantt chart. Open the task view and add more tasks by „holding the ALT-Key and click and hold your left-mouse-button“ and then move it to left or right to add a new task. See video demo: more

It´s raining features

5. May 2017

We´ve added couple of new cool stuff to the free to use project management tool agantty. Features like new shortcuts to make the most of your time, the new option to draw tasks directly into your gantt chart, new mail settings and many many more. Check them out. more

Multiuser Assignment + Shortcuts 

3. April 2017

Give it to your friends Finally. You can now add as many coworkers as you like as responsible for a task. Many of you requested this feature via userreport (the direct way to influence the features and ongoing development of agantty with your ideas). You can now add a task and make several people responsible for it. Share your work by selecting as… more

Gipfelstürmer Update

22. February 2017

The last weeks we made lots of your wishes become reality and made big progresses based on your feedback to make Agantty a better projectmanagement tool and a better fit for your daily needs. Beginning in march we´ve hired an additional backend developer to speed up the making-everything-better-process. These are the first features that are now available to your all. If you have further… more

Open beta

5. February 2016

Took us several remakes and basic changes to get here. We´re in open beta baby. No more limitations and invitebarriers. Everyone can get in and enjoy the free structure agantty provides. Here are some new features we´ve added to make you proud: more

Agantty Chrome App

13. June 2016

For anyone who wants Agantty to be even easier to work with, we have some great news. Agantty is now available as a Chrome Web Store App and is ready to take on even more of your organization tasks. Naturally, it has all of the features you already know, but it also has a couple of advantages. With just one… more

“How can I synchronize my calendar? (outlook, ical)”

6. September 2017

Autosync your agantty project to outlook, ical or whatever your using ? Select the project you want to sync, generate a public url from agantty and import it to your calendar. All tasks with assignment infos, color and duration will be in sync from now on.  more

Big October Updates

2. October 2015

  After all you great people submitted lots of feedback and really good ideas we went back to reconsider some of the fundamental bases of AGANTTY and came up with this new version.   Individual & not terminated tasks You can now add tasks individually for each project without worrying about the team that is assigned to it. With this big change… more

Closed beta is bursting at the seams

17. August 2015

We’re currently pretty happy with the way things are going. Thousands are testing agantty and we’re getting a lot of feedback. Because we want to be able to analyze issues and respond immediately to upcoming questions or problems we decided to limit the access for now…  more