Updates and release history


Below you can find out about new features, fixes, and improvements available with the latest Office Timeline Online updates, as well as a history of past releases. If you have questions about any new functionalities or enhancements, don't hesitate to contact us.


What's new?


Office Timeline Online v3.0.7: December 5, 2023 


What's next?

  • Customize the size of your timeline slide.

  • New and improved Excel Import.

  • Refresh timelines imported from Excel.


Release history


Office Timeline Online v3.0.6: September 5, 2023 

Office Timeline Online v3.0.5: March 7, 2023 

  • Security improvements.

Office Timeline Online v3.0.4: January 26, 2022 

Office Timeline Online v3.0.3: November 2, 2022 

  • Show multiple timescales on your timeline.
  • Select all rows with one click in the Data View.
  • Multiple improvements on date shifting.
  • Quickly add new rows between existing items in the Data View.

Office Timeline Online v3.0.2: July 18, 2022 

  • Duplicate, hide or delete multiple items at a time in the Timeline View.
  • Shift dates directly on your timeline slide.
  • Reorder Swimlanes and change their color straight from the Data View.

Office Timeline Online v3.0.1: June 21, 2022 

Office Timeline Online v3.0.0: January 31, 2022 

  • Create Swimlanes to show multiple projects or phases on your timeline.
  • Use stylish Swimlane templates to get started faster.
  • Manage data easily with our powerful, next-generation Data View.
  • Place milestones inside Swimlanes or on tasks for accuracy.
  • Display tasks in a row to show work streams.
  • Line up milestones and tasks inside Swimlanes to save space.
  • Place tasks above AND below the timescale.

Office Timeline Online v2.7.2: April 6, 2021 

  • Quality improvements and bug fixes.

Office Timeline Online v2.7.1: November 25, 2020 

  • Small bug fixes and improvements for Project Import & Sync.
  • Fixed minor bugs related to PPTX and PNG downloads.
  • Improved items’ behavior when editing in Timeline View.
  • Fixed small bugs related to the Sync and Share buttons.
  • UI and usability improvements.

Office Timeline Online v2.7.0: September 22, 2020 

  • Quickly sync your timeline with Project when plans change.
  • See your timeline's title in the browser tab name.
  • Project import: Removed hidden .mpp columns from the Import Wizard.

Office Timeline Online v2.6.2: July 8, 2020 

  • Improved the way Timeline Previews are displayed in Safari.
  • Fixed bug preventing the Import window from opening in rare cases.

Office Timeline Online v2.6.1: June 30, 2020 

  • Revamped New tab in the app’s home.
  • Improved responsiveness on different screen sizes.
  • Start New menu for fast and smooth timeline creation.
  • Small improvements to the Import process.
  • Fine-tuned scrolling in My Timelines.
  • Welcome widget for new users.

Office Timeline Online v2.6.0: May 5, 2020 

  • Brand-new onboarding experience for first-time users.
  • Highlighting new features and Power features inside the app.
  • Import fine-tuning: automatically scroll mapped columns into view.
  • Small bug fixes and other improvements.


Office Timeline Online v2.5.0: March 24, 2020 

  • Import Smartsheet data and instantly turn it into a beautiful timeline.
  • Localize timelines to your audience's preferred language.
  • Fixed bug that was requesting users to repair PowerPoint after PPT downloads.
  • Fixed an issue with saving the current timeline after creating a free account.
  • Excel Import improvements.
  • DataView and Timeline View bug fixes.
  • Small design enhancements.


Office Timeline Online v2.4.1: February 5, 2020 

  • Data View and Timeline View bug fixes
  • Bug fixes and improvements related to Project Import, Folders, and Sharing
  • Multiple UI and usability enhancements


Office Timeline Online v2.4.0: January 7, 2020

  • Import MS Project data and instantly turn it into a beautiful timeline
  • Assign tasks to team members for easier collaboration and alignment
  • Add notes to tasks and milestones in your data list
  • Keep your timelines neatly organized into folders
  • Import notes from Project or Excel together with your timeline data
  • Export Notes and Assigned To data to Excel
  • Changes to the Style Pane’s Apply to All feature for easier customization
  • Improved the custom color picker
  • UI and usability enhancements
  • Performance improvements
  • Bug fixes related to Collaboration, Excel Import, Notifications and more


Office Timeline Online v2.3.2: November 19, 2019 

  • Minor collaboration enhancements
  • Improvements to the color picker's functionality
  • Small bug fixes and usability updates


Office Timeline Online v2.3.1: October 8, 2019 

  • The ability to open a timeline in a new tab using CTRL/CMD + Click
  • New keyboard shortcuts specific to Mac users
  • Minor improvements to the Drag & Drop functionality
  • Fixed a PNG download transparency issue occurring on Internet Explorer
  • Fixed a bug that showed "Saving timeline" indefinitely after leaving a shared timeline


Office Timeline Online v2.3.0: September 24, 2019 

  • Invite others to collaborate with you on a timeline (view or edit)
  • Quickly set, change or remove collaborators' permissions
  • Easily transfer timeline ownership to another collaborator
  • Create a shareable, view-only link of your timeline
  • Added Shared with me folder for timelines you're collaborating on
  • In-app collaboration notifications to let you know what's changed
  • A cleaner, smoother look for the Excel Import wizard
  • The ability to import 1-day tasks as milestones
  • New Import settings (User Settings -> Import) for more control over the imported data
  • Quick-access button that lets you invite colleagues to use Office Timeline Online


Office Timeline Online v2.2.2: July 23, 2019 

  • Bug fixes and improvements to the Drag & Drop functionality
  • Improved the way milestone connectors are generated
  • Duplicating tasks/milestones: fixed minor issues and improved style consistency


Office Timeline Online v2.2.1: June 26, 2019 

  • Fixed a number of bugs related to task duration
  • Fixed an uncommon issue that prevented timelines from being downloaded as PPTX
  • Quality and UI improvements for a smoother experience


Office Timeline Online v2.2.0: June 11, 2019 

  • The ability to add status to your tasks and milestones in Data View
  • Added Status Summary dashboard in Data View
  • New option to reorder your data list by column headers
  • Redesigned Data View tab and other UI improvements
  • Free users are now able to save an unlimited number of timelines online
  • Instant & Free users can add or import up to 150 rows of data per timeline
  • Free users can now download as many PPT timelines as needed (up to 10 records/slide)
  • Instant & Free timelines that exceed 10 tasks and/or milestones get a watermark


Office Timeline Online v2.1.4: May 20, 2019 

  • Fixed a server instability issue
  • UI and design improvements


Office Timeline Online v2.1.3: May 9, 2019 

  • Fixed minor bugs related to the Excel export feature
  • Fixed small PowerPoint download issue (Elapsed Time and Today marker weren't displayed)


Office Timeline Online v2.1.2: April 16, 2019 

  • Excel Import: added the ability to clear recently-imported files
  • Minor improvements to the authentication process
  • Fixed small bugs related to slide titles, footnotes and logos
  • Various design adjustments and UX improvements


Office Timeline Online v2.1.1: April 1, 2019 

  • Added the ability to hide/delete slide titles, footnotes and logos
  • Fixed bug related to saving Instant timelines after purchasing Plus Edition
  • Multiple UX and UI enhancements


Office Timeline Online v2.1.0: March 26, 2019 

  • Add a logo, title and footnote to your timeline slide
  • Edit any text (including dates, % complete etc.) directly in Timeline View
  • Add or remove milestones and tasks straight from your timeline slide
  • Brand-new color picker to help you quickly create and save custom colors
  • New right-click menu for quick editing in Timeline View
  • Calendar in Timeline View to help you set dates effortlessly
  • New shortcut: update dates quickly by pressing the up/down keyboard arrows
  • In-app Login/Register pop-up for quicker access to your account
  • Updated onboarding messages to help new users get started faster
  • Revamped Style Pane and other UI improvements


Office Timeline Online v2.0.0: March 4, 2019 

  • Rebranded Pincello into Office Timeline Online


Pincello v1.9.1: November 26, 2018 

  • Small improvements to the download functionality
  • Fixed an issue related to saving timelines created while logged out
  • Improved transition to the app when choosing to edit a template posted on our website galleries


Pincello v1.9.0: November 20, 2018 

  • Brand-new template gallery inside the timeline maker
  • Create timelines using templates: add data manually or import it from Excel
  • Apply a template to any existing timeline or switch between templates
  • My Timelines: the ability to sort by Recent/Title or search for a specific timeline
  • UI changes for a smoother experience


Pincello v1.8.0: September 19, 2018 

  • New look & feel for the web-app: new side bar, headers and welcome popups
  • Layout View: added indicators and tooltips when dragging milestones or tasks
  • Layout View: use Shift + Drag to change a task's vertical position without altering its dates
  • Added new feedback tool to make it even easier for you to reach out to us
  • Other UI improvements and several bug fixes


Pincello v1.7.0: August 22, 2018 

  • The ability to save Instant timelines (created while logged out) to an existing account
  • Updated the Free plan to maximum 5 timelines instead of 3
  • Layout View: Added the ability to move task bars horizontally on the timeline
  • Layout View: Improved drag & drop updating for tasks' Start & End dates
  • Multiple UI improvements and bug fixes


Pincello v1.6.0: July 27, 2018 

  • Introduced the ability to reorder records in Data View
  • Added ISO weeks to the timeline scale options
  • UI improvements to the Data View tab
  • Multiple bug fixes


Pincello v1.5.0: June 27, 2018 

  • Brand-new feature that allows exporting timeline data to Excel
  • The ability to selectively apply individual style properties to all similar timeline objects
  • New option to define Working Days at account level or for individual timelines
  • The ability to hide tasks or milestones by pressing Delete/Backspace directly in Layout View
  • Multiple UI improvements and bug fixes


Pincello v1.4.0: May 31, 2018

  • The ability to Undo/Redo actions in Layout View and Data View
  • Improvements to in-app messages 
  • Enhanced Project Status accuracy in the Data View tab
  • UI improvements for a smoother experience


Pincello v1.3.1: April 19, 2018

  • Introduced the ability to switch between International and US date formats
  • New option to switch between International and US dates when importing from Excel
  • Implemented user geolocation to automatically detect the optimal default date format
  • Bug fixes and UI changes 


Pincello v1.2.4: March 27, 2018

  • Introduced the option to revoke or transfer Plus licenses from one use to another
  • Added quick-access link to the Account Page inside the Pincello app
  • Improved behavior of timeline objects in Layout View
  • Improvements to the Style Pane's functionality
  • Updated onboarding messages for an even leaner learning curve
  • Minor bug fixes and usability enhancements


Pincello v1.1.1: February 16, 2018

  • Added on-site onboarding to help users make the most out of the app
  • Improved application loading experience
  • Improved user experience in case of expired session
  • Added support for Internet Explorer and Edge
  • Fixed a number of bugs


Pincello v1.1.0 (Official Release): January 22, 2018