The Omni Group
These forums are now read-only. Please visit our new forums to participate in discussion. A new account will be required to post in the new forums. For more info on the switch, see this post. Thank you!

Go Back   The Omni Group Forums > OmniGraphSketcher > OmniGraphSketcher General
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

 
Is a duration chart possible? Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
In Numbers I can calculate the duration between two dates.
If I copy such a column and paste into OGS it comes up blank.
Is it somehow possible to plot duration?
 
Hmm, as long as your duration column in numbers is in a numerical format, OmniGraphSketcher should paste it just fine. Would it be possible to attach a copy of your Numbers document to a post, or email omnigraphsketcher@omnigroup.com, so we an figure out what's going wrong?
 
If you have two date columns in Numbers, and make a third column that subtracts them, you get a column full of things like 1d, 2d, 3d, etc. OGS doesn't know what to do with that...
 
Like palmer said it's not just numerical data. Numbers has a special duration format which you get when you subtract two dates. You can manually set how you want it presented. E.g. "2d 5h" or just "2d" etc.

I did some digging on the Apple forums. Apparently only one out of all the graph types support the time duration format. I believe it's called the "scatter" chart.

I got a recommendation to convert the duration to days with a function here:
https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3978666?tstart=0

It would be nice if OmniGraphSketcher fully supported duration out of the box though.

I'll send you an email with a .numbers file in it too.
 
 


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Can you generate an Org Chart? Jack71 OmniGraffle General 0 2009-10-22 03:13 AM
Take Resources out of the Gantt chart? mixedlollies OmniPlan General 2 2009-06-19 09:48 AM
Round Chart robinmeijerink@mac.com OmniGraffle General 2 2007-09-19 02:03 PM


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 06:33 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.