Command Prompt Functions

To Export to Excel or Print a view you can use automatic command:

For export to Excel( csv) use command:

/csv – direct export to CSV file for default view (currently supported views are: Gantt Chart, Task Sheet, Resource Sheet and Team Planner).
 
Usage switches:
App.exe /switch mpp_file_path

To print a file automatic you need to use next switches:

/dp – direct print (default view with saved options/customizations)
/spp – standard print portrait (ignore Gantt customizations, all tasks expanded)
/spl – standard print landscape (ignore Gantt customizations, all tasks expanded)
 
Standard Print

To print a file directly you need to perform the following steps:

  • Copy the project file in folder where you have instaled Project Viewer 365 (C:\Program Files\Viewer Central\Project Viewer 365);
  • Open Command Prompt window;
  • cd "\Program Files\Viewer Central\Project Viewer 365"
  • Use the command ProjectViewer365.exe /dp filename (standard print)
  • Use the command ProjectViewer365.exe  /spp filename (standard print – portrait)
  • Use the command ProjectViewer365.exe /spl filename (standard print – landscape)

Important: Commands must be entered into Command Prompt exactly. Wrong synt​ax or a misspelling could cause the command to fail or worse, could execute the wrong command or the right command in the wrong way.