Email : info@epmstrategy.com | Call Us Now : 479-321-3977
:: Home :: Sitemap ::
Follow Us

Project Update Bug – Actual Finish for Resource but not in the schedule

BY: Collin Quiring In Project Online / Project Server the task update process is fairly straightforward (in normal situations): The Project (or Resource) Manager assigns the Resource The Resource goes to PWA (Project Web App) The Resource goes to their... (more...)

Removing the Hammock Task – The Un-Hammock

By:  Collin Quiring In a previous entry we explained how to make a task span a time period based upon other tasks’ durations or start/finish dates.  This is called a Hammock task.  That link can be found here –http://www.epmstrategy.com/microsoft-project-the-hammock-task/... (more...)

Microsoft Project–The Hammock Task

BY: Collin Quiring Sometimes you have a task that has a Start Date based on one task and Finish Date based on a different task.  There are probably some manual gymnastics that you can do to make this happen but Project gives us a methodology to this... (more...)

Date Field Bug/Feature Tasks Page in PWA 2010 and 2013

BY: Collin Quiring This came up a while ago with one client and I just wanted to share this issue with everybody.  Depending upon how you look at this issue, you can consider it a bug or a feature.  It sort of makes sense the way it works but it probably... (more...)

NULL Task UID – might be a bug, might not be

BY: Collin Quiring The Background: We are using Project Server 2010 with Timesheets and have Project Managers and Timesheet Managers.  Resources are assigned to tasks and the Resources report time weekly in the Timesheet page of Project Web APP (PWA). ... (more...)

Summary Task versus Milestone

BY: Collin Quiring   This is a quick primer on the difference between a summary task and a milestone task.    In the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), version four, the term “Summary Activity” is defined as:  “A group of related... (more...)