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Adding Activities in Primavera P6
Duration: 9m 24s
Skill Level: Beginner
Learn about adding Activities to your Primavera P6 project schedule. Learn about key Activity fields and the process of building a schedule.
So you want to learn how to schedule? Our Introduction to Primavera P6 course is where you'll get started learning how to build project schedules in Primavera P6. There's lots to learn about Primavera and this is where you'll learn the steps and the process of building schedules in P6 from the ground up. We'll take your through creating your first project, adding WBS and Activities and linking it all together. You'll be building your own schedules in no time!
Video: Adding Activities in Primavera P6
Hi and welcome back to the course. In this lesson we’re adding activities to our projects schedule. As you can see I have the project schedule open. However, this project actually had no activities in it at all. All I have right now is my work breakdown structure that we’ve added from previous lessons. I want you to notice as well that I’ve gone ahead and opened this lay-out called adding activities area which I created earlier to help us in adding the activities to the schedule. The reason I opened it is it has the right column names that I want to see as I go ahead with our activities. If you’re ready, let’s go ahead and start.
Adding activity to a schedule is one of the most fundamental ability that you’ll learn in this course, it’s very common on an everyday basis to be able to add a new activity to a schedule. In this situation, we’re starting a schedule that has no activities in it at all thus what we’re showing on screen is simply the project work breakdown structure. So let’s start adding some important activities to the schedule. The first step is to decide where in the was that we’d like the activity to be. So for the first activity, we’d like it to belong under the engineering, great. Now to add an activity, you can either right click and choose add on the menu, you can also use th...