Simple PM is a free project management software which you can install on your computer and run projects there. This project management software is different from the online project management services. With Simple PM you can run projects on your computer, locally, although the user interface is accessed through the browser, since Simple PM is hosted on the local host, so it’s not gonna be too much of a foreign experience for you.
This free project management software for Windows is very small and is relatively lightweight, the only thing that could cause slow downs is the fact that you need to have some additional components installed on your system, which are important for the proper functioning of Simple PM.
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Key Features of this Free Offline Project Management Software are:
- Works very fast and it doesn’t take a lot of system resources.
- Clean and simple to use interface.
- Keep an eye on your projects offline, locally on your Windows machine.
It’s possible to use Simple PM online, but it order to do that you need to know: how to set up a server, to have a domain, configure your network, and so on. For managing projects locally, all that’s not needed, just install Simple PM, and of course all of the required components, you’ll be notified if something important is missing.
How to Use Simple PM?
Notice on the image above that you’re gonna have to register an account before you’ll be able to use Simple PM. Once that the account is created, login and there should be something like this waiting for you.
Right sidebar is gonna have the categories of tasks, and on the left you should see the list of the tasks which were added to each one of these categories. Tasks will switch as you flip through the categories. The principle is very similar to a to-do list, in fact by default there’s a category called To-Do. This isn’t any kind of special category, it’s just like any other, the only difference is that here you’ll be able to put everyday things that you need to take care of. Click on Add New Task if you want to add a new task, obviously.
Add new task by entering its name and then selecting the category of where it’s gonna be saved. Once that you complete the task, while you’re in the task list view, click on Done, to mark the task complete, and little by little the entire project will be completed,
All those who are interested in managing their projects locally, without needing to have an active internet connection and accessing some third-party website should take a look at Simple PM. Like the name of it suggests, Simple PM really is a very simple, but effective project management application. Download and try Simple PM for free.