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Float Path Analysis

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Chris Wilson
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Hi,

I am looking to view the first 5-10 critical paths to help manage a project where more and more activities are losing their float, but cant find a way of doing this easily in Asta.

Obviously the critical path is quite easy to see but the next logical path  behind it thatsay may have 1-2 days float in it is hard to find.

I have looked at using the logic path filter and numbering however these are not great as for instance if a milestone is constrained early then this is shown as a critical path which means the actual critical path  is not shown as logic path 1. It also seems to split at differing stages.

Any help would be appreciated.
 

Chris

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Mike Testro
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Hi Chris

You can filter on Near Critcal tasks by deducting days from the total float.

Just deduct days from the total float and copy paste the results to a spreadheet

Best regards

Mike Testro

Ben Taunt
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Hi Chris,

Is there anything in the Help Files that assists?

http://help.elecosoft.com/powerproject/english/15.0.01/Content/Search.ht...

If not, this sounds like a question for our support team so that they can discuss with you exactly what you're looking to acheive.

Cheers,

Ben @ Powerproject