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How to add fields like Text1, Text2 or Number1 Number2 to Formula in Enterprise Custom Fields for Reporting in Project Online/ Project server

How to add fields like Text1, Text2 or Number1 Number2 to Formula in Enterprise Custom Fields for Reporting in Project Online/ Project server. In formula I am not able to find the property Text1 or ...
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Time Reporting Periods in Project Online

Would there be any impact on already filled Timesheets if I change Time Period's name?
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Project CSOM 'User:<customercontent></customercontent> not found in Active directory or in project db.'

I am trying to access the Project Online CSOM without using an authenticated user. I want to use a process similar to below: https://bamrotiya.blogspot.com/2018/08/csom-authentication-without-...
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Update Project Owner using VBA

How to update Project Owner/Project Manager using macro. I am able to update Status Manager of all Tasks in project but not Owner.
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Get Predecessors of a Task along with its Start - Id and End - Id using a single request

My requirement is to fetch all the task links of a Project with Start - Id and End - Id of every task link. Currently I am only able to fetch LinkId, ProjUid, Lag and Dependency type using REST API: ...
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Email alerts for rejected Timesheet

Currently Project Online doesn't sends an email alert whenever a Timesheet or Timesheet lines gets rejeceted by Approver. I am trying to configure this using MS Flow/Power Automate. For that I need to ...
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Sharepoint API: method ProjectData does not return Project, exact ID inside

(!) Has anybody the contacts of Sharepoint API TEAM? Thanks in advance. Category Bug: Customer has projects: https://***.sharepoint.com/teams/npt/Projects.aspx. He sometimes creates/publishes new ...
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Getting error “An entry without a type name was found, but no expected type was specified.” while updating assignment details in project online

I need to update AssignmentPercentWorkCompleted field of an assignment based on a scenario in project online using Azure logic apps. I have written a PATCH request (with type edm.int16) for the same ...
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How to add user to resource pool in sharepoint 2016 through CSOM C#?

Currently the sharepoint is setup in SharePoint permission mode. How do we add a new user to resource pool ? I'm able to add the user to a group using web.EnsureUser("domainname//abc"). But the user ...
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Using PowerShell to connect to Project Online with CSOM under MFA

I am trying to interact with a PWA on a tenant for which I have no choice but to use MFA. I'm trying to use the OfficeDev-PnP library which supports MFA, but can't get it to work with Project Online. ...
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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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GUID of field/property 'ResourceTimesheetManageId'

How to identify the GUID of field 'Timesheet Manager', which is present in OData by name 'ResourceTimesheetManageId'? I don't want to know GUID of resource who is Timesheet Manager, I want to know ...
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Associating a Project Online project with a Microsoft Teams Project Site

Today I discovered Project Web App. I'd always wondered why the Project Professional licenses we had were called Project Online even though they were desktop apps, and now I understand. I had already ...
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How to migrate 700+ PWA sites to SharePoint/Project Online

I have identified one article from MS which is explaining how to migrate PWA site to Project Online which involves manual effort. But we are having 796 PWA sites, so manual effort is highly error ...
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Rename Time sheet Period in Project Online

It came to my notice that the last week's period label is incorrect. I should be able to change it now. Will it have any impact on Time-sheets already submitted if associated Period label is renamed?
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Project level Custom field to Timesheet

How do I populate a Custom Field of Project Entity to Timesheet view or Table. As Timesheet view only shows up Task/Resource/Assignment Custom Fields to be selected for a view.
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Set task custom field value for first time with CSOM

I have developed in C# a console application which updates task custom fields by using CSOM on a Project Online environment. Code snippet: string cInternalNameOriginalEstimate = cProjectContext....
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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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Project Online Intercept Ribbon Save Button Action

Need to intercept Project Online Save Button. To perform some action before Project Server update starts. Once my action is successful, I would like original code of Project Server Save to take over. ...
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Project Online CSOM without using SharePointOnlineCredentials

We have a console application running every night which updates some project plans with CSOM. This uses the SharePointOnlineCredentials for authentication. But the IT departments wants to change the ...
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Rest queries on ProjectOnline should use _API/ProjectData or _API/ProjectServer?

I've been trying to identify what is the correct way to get data from Project Online for some time now (I just want to get data, not update it). I can find documentation on ProjectData and a lot of ...
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SharePoint Reusable Workflow Risk Items

I am trying to build a reusable workflow associated with the 'Risk' content type used by Project Web App Sub-sites. I am using Sharepoint Designer 2013. Following the guidance Here Following this ...
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Create cursor when hover on cell

I tried this code to change style of the cell on jsgrid: JsGridControlInstance.parentNode.jsgridparams.styleManager.RegisterCellStyle("Important", SP.JsGrid.Style.CreateStyle(SP.JsGrid.Style.Type....
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Is there a problem with formulas referencing custom variables?

I am working with a SharePoint site that was set up by a consulting firm and I have noticed that when they have a custom variable that adds up the values in other custom variables, that instead of ...
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How do I revert an unpublished deletion of a workflow?

I have opened a production SPO site in SPD. The site is part of Office 365 and is a Project Online site. I deleted a site workflow in the editor, but have not saved the change, nor published it. ...
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Get sub-tasks for a given task in Project Online CSOM

I m trying to get all tasks, which have given task as a parent using CSOM: projContext.Load(tasks, c => c.Where(t => t.Parent.Id == parentId)); Here projContext is a valid context and parentId ...
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Some PNP PowerShell command are throwing “Input string was not in a correct format” on SharePoint Online

On my SharePoint Online DEV environment, I try to add or read some Fields with PNP PowerShell. Add-PnPFieldFromXml -FieldXml <Field Type="Boolean" Name="AddedtoSchedule" DisplayName="Added to ...
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How do I clone Project Online settings (O365) from one site to another?

I have a customer who has a fully functioning PWA site at one URL which is already on SharePoint Online, and wants a ‘playground’ for testing. We are about to begin a full-scale migration of our on-...
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PWA Schedule view

When I view my schedule of my projects using the PWA Schedule it displays the work as hours, but we measure everything as days. Is there a way to change to the view to display work as days?
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Is there a way to link project task to document submission and approval

We have few content writer that are paid by the hour. And they submit their documents on sharepoint. They usually bill 10X more than their actual time(We were even billed 30 hrs for a document copied ...
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Can any Project Online data be accessed with the Graph Api?

The MS Graph API makes it easy to access SharePoint data, and it even has a nice interactive explorer to play with. Is there any way it can be used to get at any Project Online data, since Project ...
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Do workflows in PWA kick off when you save project?

Are workflows supposed to kick off whenever you edit then save information in PWA? All my projects seem (from Logging) only to ever get workflows run when you create the project or manually "Change ...
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Create Intake List

I would like to create a list in PWA so that I can have users fill in the information that I need in order to create a new Project. I don't see how to create a new list that is not attached to a ...
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List of Project Plan Templates in PWA

I have created a bunch of Project Templates and would like to get rid of some that I don't need, or write over some that I need to change. When I open up Project professional and connect to my ...
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Need Project Priority in Assignment view

I am trying to modify an Assignment view in Project Online. I would like to display the Project Priority in the table portion of the view, but I can only select the Task Priority. How can I ...
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How do I grant users rights to only see a Project Team Site and not other items in PWA such as Project Center, Resource Center, etc?

How do I grant users rights to only see a Project Team Site and not other items in PWA such as Project Center, Resource Center, etc? I only want users to be able to see Their tasks, Issues, risks, ...
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ProjectContext with AppOnly Access

We are trying to establish a ProjectContext in order to read and update timephased actuals within Project Online using CSOM. To do this without security restrictions on the user credentials we are ...
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Project Online - CSOM - How to update TimePhase for multiple resources

We have always updated timephased data in Microsoft Project using PSI (impersonation) and are trying to mimic this solution with CSOM to allow integration with Project Online. Much to our dismay we ...
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Error when activating Project Web App Settings

I am attempting to activate the Project Web App Settings. I navigate to the Settings Wheel > Site Settings > Site Collection Features. I then click the "Activate" button to the right of the Project ...
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Task Start and Finish date with CSOM gets converted to USA format

I know that this theme was presented at forum, but I can't find answer for it. I'm setting a task start date using CSOM, and do it using a UK format (DD-MM-YYYY), but Project Server reads it as if ...
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Get Submitted Date of Assignment -Rest Api (Project Online)

I need to show history of last updated assignment of the resource. I am not sure which endpoint will give me the submitted date of the assignment. Note: I need REST API endpoint for this
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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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Custom Ribbon Action in Approval Center - Project Online (Jquery)

I need to add a custom button in the pwa Ribbon of Project Online at the Approval Center. I need this using Jquery
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Do we need SharePoint when using project online

Do we really need SharePoint online even after we setup project online, because AFAIK project online have capabilities of SharePoint with some extra features like resource management etc... I am in a ...
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Email Notifications for Risks and Issues in PWA

I want to be able to set up e-mail notifications when someone is assigned to an issue or risk in PWA. The closest I've gotten is "Manage my resources' alerts and reminders" under "My personal ...
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How to Update Custom Fields from Approval Center in Project Online

I have noticed that whenever i update a custom fields and send it for approval, it updates the inbuilt fields and not the custom fields in the project plan. Does anyone know how to update the custom ...
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Update Assignment in Project Online using JSOM

I noticed that Assignments and Tasks are 2 different concepts in Project Online. For me to send the task to the approval center i need to update the Assignments using JSOM. Can anyone help me on this?...
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Unable to publish Microsoft project on PWA

I have created a Microsoft project on my local PC and trying to publish it on SharePoint PWA. If I create a project with normal/simple project template then there is an option foto publish it on ...
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send the task to approval center using JSOM Project Online

I have found many scripts on the internet on how to update a task using JSOM, but through JSOM i am able to only checkout, checkin and publish. The task doesnt go to approval center. Is there a way to ...
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What is the Entity Type for Notes field

I am trying to Update a Notes Field of a Task in project online. It gives me an error Incompatible type kinds were found. The type 'Edm.String' was found to be of kind 'Primitive' instead of the ...