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Microsoft Project is a project management software program developed and sold by Microsoft.

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Project Server 2013 - Soap Based approach

We tried to access the Soap based requesting mechanism for project server 2013. For loginforms we found the below way to generate the request XML's in SoapUI using their end WSDL. http://g2g-ps-2013:...
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Unable to edit enterprise global template for PWA

We are currently implementing Project Web App as part of an O365 solution. However I seem to be unable to make changes to the Enterprise Global template. I am part of a group with Full Control over ...
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Can't checkout Project (mpp) or Visio (vsdx) files

I have library with 'require checkout' set that contains mpp and vsdx files. I have MS Project and Visio 2013 (SP1) installed locally. If I choose edit for one of the mpp files, it simply opens in ...
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Can't sync MS Project with Project Task List

As the title says I'm not able to sync my MS Project plan with a SharePoint Task List. I created the list and synced it, then I made some changes and want to sync again, which throws the following ...
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Timeline disappears after syncing with MS Project Pro

I am using a free Project Management template sponsored by BrightWork. After syncing my task list with MS Project Pro, my timeline disappears from the List page as well as the homepage. The ...
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MS Project 2010 and SP 2013 Integration

Could someone please point me to the right direction? I am having issue integrating my MS Project 2010 Professional version into SharePoint 2013. Below is the project plan I am trying to sync to SP. ...
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How can you get the sub-projects of an IMS through the Project Server 2016 REST API?

I know that in the ProjectServer REST API, there is a property on Task objects called IsSubProject. So I can get all the summary tasks that represent sub projects within a master schedule by this ...
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Project Web App - related SharePoint site not provisioning?

I am using Project Server 2016. I have configured my PWA Connected SharePoint Sites setting to "Allow users to choose" to provision a connected SharePoint site when publishing a project. When I go ...
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How long does it take for “Allow projects to use local base calendars” to take effect?

According to this TechNet question and answer, when trying to save a project that was originally created locally to Project Server, and you get the error "Enterprise standard calendars are needed", ...
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Accessing Project Online Data Read/Write through CSOM / REST

Hello I am trying to access data (for example tasks and the timesheet) saved in a Sharepoint hosted Project Online enviroment. I would like to write a MVC app which is able to access the data in ...
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How do I create a view that groups by a person when the task has multiple people assigned?

I have a task list linked to MS project which links fine. However my SP13 list has two columns for different resource/people. Both people are working on the same particular project, but may be ...
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Problem in working with a Master Project Plan and sub projects when they exists inside multiple documents libraries

I am working on a SharePoint on-premises 2013 farm. and i have a team site, with around 50 sub-sites. now under each sub-site there is a document library. and for all documents libraries they share ...
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Tasks are showing in Timesheet although they are expired

I have some tasks in old projects with end date 31st march 2017, but still user can see that tasks in his timesheet with wrong start and end date. How can I remove that tasks from his timesheet? I ...
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In-built project field names

I am developing a SharePoint add-in, wherein i need to get all the enterprise custom fields and the built-in project fields in a drop down. I could get all the enterprise custom fields with the below ...
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Can MS Project files containing sub-projects be syncronized with SharePoint 2013 task list?

My end goal is to create a SharePoint list that contains multiple projects (Master and sub projects) created in and synchronized with MS Project. We want to use SharePoint to manage the multiple ...
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How can I get actual dates to sync properly from SharePoint task list to MS Project?

We have a Project File that we have synced to SharePoint 0365. We want the team members to only update the Actual Start Dates in SharePoint to sync up to the Project File, which only the PM has ...
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Sharepoint project site: notes field not synchronized from MS Project

I noticed when synchronizing projects from MS Project that the Notes field does not appear to be synchronized and is not an option to display on the Sharepoint project tasks page. Am I missing ...
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Create a list from the document in the library

I have a MS Project file uploaded to the document library on the site. I want to create two lists with the information retrieved from this document (Project tasks and Custom list). I need these two ...
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MS Project 2010 -> SharePoint 2010 tasks

When syncing MS Project plan to SharePoint task list my Notes field is truncated to 255 characters. Is there a way of syncing >255 characters in the MS Project plan "Notes" field (or some other ...
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Importing Project file to SharePoint task list without MS Project

I have an MPP file which I wish to display on a SharePoint task list. Is it possible to do this without opening the document up in MS Project first and syncing it there. Everything I have found ...
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Exceptions of 'Update Project' in MS Project

Using this in-built feature/button 'Update Project', it reschedules all uncompleted Tasks to start from next day(from whatever is defined in option). However every time after running this, I see that ...
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MS Project macro to run on all projects

I have some tasks to be be performed on each project daily. I can write a macro to automate those tasks for a project. That way I have to run that macro exclusively for each project. How do I write a ...
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Assign a single resource multiple times to the same task, preferably within different periods

I'm trying to automate a process which takes the absences of assigned project resources into account. We use a separate application for absence management of our personnel. What I'm trying to achieve ...
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How to share MS Project macro?

I have created a macro in my MS- Project. I am admin. Now how can I make it available to be used by other MS- Project users of my enterprise? Macro is created in Global file/template.
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Customizing the contemporary mobile list view interface for use with MS project task lists

We are using the Sharepoint Online that is included with Office 365 as a means of managing our remote staff members and allowing them to update their status on MS Project tasks. We tried using the ...
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Create an enterprise project and its project site with SharePoint 2016 workflow in Project Server 2016

I would like to create a SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow to create an enterprise project and its project site on Project Server 2016 if the project request is approved by a supervisor. Is this ...
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error while opening a MS Project file on SharePoint online

I am trying to open the MS Project file saved in .MPP format, using MS Project 2013, when ever i try to open the file, it asks me to login and throws the below error. I have gone through the below ...
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SP 2013 : Project Tasks : Export to MPP without MS Project Installed

We are using Share point 2013 Project Tasks object to create project tasks, so that other users, like the management for example can see the Gantt chart of the projects. Now I have got a requirement ...
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People Picker Input box control behaves differently in Default.aspx & ClientWebPart.aspx

Have a code that searches group names using the people picker app. I write the same code one on default.aspx and the other in a client webpart page.But, both show results quiet differently. For ...
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Find out if Assignment has been sent for Approval - Project Online (REST or JSOM)

I need to figure out if the assignment was sent for approval in Project Online, using REST or JSOM
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Updating MS Project (.mpp file) SubProject from its the master project inside a Document library, will raise an error that the SubProject is Read-Only

We have a document library inside a SharePoint enterprise server 2013 Team site. and inside this document library we have uploaded some Project plans. where we have master project plans and sub-...
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Recommendation on Project + Sharepoint

I'm posting as a guest so I am new to the site. I've been tasked with looking for a new project management tool. We are in marketing and communications, so it's normal for a designer to have 10+ ...
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Setting Up Project Online

I am trying to set up a project online site for my organization. As part of it, I was able to create a project(Enterprise project) and then activated a SharePoint site. I added my team as resources ...
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where is stored information about custom rate table in pwa database?

I'm working in SharePoint development field, I work on a project that is about get resources information from project web app database. I have following questions: Where is stored information about ...
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Adding app from Project Task list saved template

I have a SharePoint Project Tasks file that is synced up with a local MS Project file. I saved a template of this list as a backup and wanted to restore it. Ive uploaded the .stp to my List ...
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Project Web App (Sharepoint 2010) - Error when adding a new user

After navigating to "Server Settings" -> "Manage Users". I select "New User" options, where I enter necessary information (tried many variations - same as existing users/other). After clicking "...
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MS Project Server 2013 project resources page give unknown error?

I have MS Project Server 2013 Integrated with SharePoint 2013 I create one project web app site, and when I want to access resource link it loads and loads after that it gives error like this: An ...
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MS project link open ms project programme itself

I have created a number of links on various pages on sharepoint that point to MS Project files sitting on a separate file share. A problem that is arsing when clicking on a link, MS Project is trying ...
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Master Projects in SharePoint without Project Server

We have MS Project plans and synchronise them to SharePoint tasklists. When working offline with MS Project we are able to do a masterplan and manage resource access and dependencies between ...