Add data to the shapes to create the timeline.
Do not enter Cycle Time on an inventory shape. Instead, enter Inventory or Inventory Time.
To save time, you can add the same object, such as a shape or a connector, to the map multiple times.
Add a comment to refer to a bottleneck in the process. Add a hyperlink to link the current state map to the future state map.
Select the shape, choose Insert > Comments, and then enter comments in the task pane.
To view a comment, hold the pointer on the Comments icon . To hide the icon, choose View > Icons.
Right-click the shape, choose Hyperlink, and then complete the dialog box.
To access the file, web page, or tool, double-click the Hyperlink icon . To hide the icon, choose View > Icons.