estimate project costs
Click in the cell of the appropriate resource.With Gantter it’s easy to know the total cost of your project. Gantter has automatically calculated the cost for each task according to their resources assigned. To set the cost for each resource:
- Click in the cell of the appropriate resource.
- Click Actions in the toolbar.
- Click Properties.
- Type the cost for the resource in the Cost field.
- Click the Save button.
You can also update the cost directly in the Cost cell for each resource. Make sure that the Cost column is visible by clicking View in the toolbar and then check Cost Column. Cost for Work resources is set according to their hourly rate while the cost for Material resources is set according to their cost.
To see the total cost of your project, click View in the toolbar and then check Show Root Summary Task. The root summary task shows all totals, including total cost.