OpenProject 7.0 veröffentlicht

Geschätzte Lesezeit: 3 Minuten

We are proud to announce the release of OpenProject 7.0. The release contains several new features and performance improvements, such as a new user-friendly timeline, work package hierarchies and many additional improvements.

Users of the OpenProject Enterprise cloud and Enterprise on-premises edition can upload their own company’s logos and custom color theme as well as use multi-select custom fields.

What is new in OpenProject 7.0?

New integrated Gantt chart / timeline

The work package page includes the option to activate a timeline view. You can easily update the start and due date by simply dragging and dropping elements in the timeline. The timeline can be saved in a query.

Display hierarchies in the work package table

Work package hierarchies can be displayed in the work package table and can be easily expanded or collapsed.

Attribute group configuration for work package types

Work package types can be configured and attribute groups can be created or edited.

Filter based on date in work package table

Work packages in the work package table can be filtered based on a fixed date.

New header navigation

The main navigation has been rearranged and includes the name of the current project.

Archive and delete projects from project settings

Project administrator can easily archive and delete projects from the project settings page of the respective project.

Zen-mode on work package page

In order to optimize the space used on the work package page, you can activate the zen mode which hides all elements except for the work package page.

Multi-select custom fields (Enterprise add-on)

Users of the Enterprise cloud and Enterprise on-premises edition can create multi-select custom fields to select more than one custom value to a work package.

Logo upload and custom color scheme (Enterprise add-on)

Users of the Enterprise cloud and Enterprise on-premises edition can upload their company’s logo and use their own custom color scheme in OpenProject.


The work package table is loaded more quickly.

Verbessertes Design

OpenProject 7.0 improves the user experience for users on mobile devices. Additionally, many small adjustments improve OpenProject’s overall user experience.


To use OpenProject 7.0 online, create an instance on

Want to install OpenProject 7.0 to use it in your own infrastructure? Here you can find the Installation guidelines for OpenProject.

Migrating to OpenProject 7.0

Follow the migration guide for the packaged installation or the migration guide for the manual installation to update your OpenProject installation to OpenProject 7.0.

We update hosted OpenProject environments (Enterprise cloud) automatically.


You will find useful information in the OpenProject FAQ or you can post your questions in the Forum.


Please refer to the OpenProject 7.0 Release Notes for an overview of the new and improved features, as well as a list of fixed bugs.


Besonderer Dank geht an alle OpenProject Mitwirkenden, ohne die diese Version nicht möglich wäre:

  • Deutsche Telekom AG for sponsoring the new features.
  • Alle Entwickler:innen, Designer:innen und Projektleiter:innen, die zu OpenProject beigetragen haben.
  • All the dedicated users who have reported bugs and supported the community by asking and answering questions in the forum.
  • All the dedicated users who provided translations on CrowdIn.
  • The members of the OpenProject Foundation for continuously supporting OpenProject.

Wie geht es weiter?

We are continuously developing new features and improvements for OpenProject. The next release will include the option to display and toggle relations in the work package table. For information regarding new releases, please have a look at the roadmap.

To stay up to date with the recent development, feel free to follow OpenProject on Twitter and like OpenProject on Facebook and Google+.