dotProject – project management tool

dotProject is a web-based, multi-user, multi-language project management application.

This software tool is written in PHP and aims to be a best-of-breed project management system. Rather than a generic container approach like a Content Management System or groupware application, dotProject is designed to be a generic project management tool. The software is not intended to be a project planning tool, but serve as an information gathering and progress reporting tool.

dotProject aims to provide the project manager with a tool to manage tasks, schedules, communication and sharing.

This software is used in a large range of applications and environments, from small offices, the self-employed trying to organise their workload, multi-national companies, government departments, not for profit organisations, academic institutions and more.

Features include:

  • Data elements and management functions including: Projects / Tasks, Companies / Departments, Contacts, ToDo lists, Resources.
  • Track dates and sort tasks by date.
  • Track contact information and assign.
  • Hierarchical Task List.
  • Instant Color Coded Progress.
  • Forums.
  • Gantt charts.
  • Report generation.
  • Access control via ACL.
  • Reporting and time logging.
  • History of all activities.
  • Calendar.
  • Troubleshoot ticketing system.
  • Invoicing.
  • Project Designer allows changes with regard to multiple projects and tasks.
  • Resource Based Permissions.

Support: Forums
Developer: Adam Donnison, Gregor Erhardt, Karen Chisholm, Ivan Peevski, Benjamin Young, Eamon Brosnan
License: GNU GPL v2


dotProject is written in PHP. Learn PHP with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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