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Microsoft Office Project Server is a project management server solution made by Microsoft. It uses Microsoft SharePoint as its foundation, and supports interface from either Microsoft Project as a client application or by web browser connecting to its Project Web App (PWA) component.

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What permission level do you need to get data from Project Server REST APIs?

I'm working on a web part that sits on a SharePoint site in a Project Web App instance, and reads project data using the Project Server REST APIs. We recently got a few schedulers involved to be beta ...
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Benefits of Project site linked to mpp file in Project Server?

I have a custom web part that works with project data which it retrieves through the Project Server REST API. It compares two copies of the same project file, so over time, my users are going to be ...
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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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Sending email through SharePoint designer 2013 workflow

I'm trying to send an email to a person who submitted a new project request as part of a SharePoint Designer workflow using a project detail page (PDP) in Microsoft Project Server 2016. Email ...
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SharePoint Project Server 2016 - No Connectivity with the Server

We recently installed SharePoint Project Server 2016. User setup is Windows 7 and IE 11. Some users with Office Professional Plus 2010 and 2013 cannot open word or excel documents. User goes into ...
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Project Server - break connection between SP site and Project file?

When publishing Project files to Project Server, there is an option to create a related SharePoint site. I have noticed that when deleting the Project file that was published, the SharePoint site ...
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How to convert Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.File file to ProjectFile in SharePoint event receiver?

I am trying to read MPP file from SharePoint Document library in sharepoint online however i am not able to convert microsoft.sharepoint.file to projectfile used in project reader. I am using net.sf....
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SharePoint permissions not getting defined according to SharePoint groups

I have done migration from Project Server 2013 to Project Server 2016. All sites got created. Projects, tasks, users created finely. The issue is no other user is able to access. I find that there is ...
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View in Project Online

I want to create a Project level View that should be visible under only specific project. How to do that? Don't want to make use of permissions and all.
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Create Project Server Application Proxy on Front-end server (Project Server 2016)

I am unable to create 'Project Server Application Proxy' on Front-end server. It shows the error: The topology service is not running in the farm. I found out that the reason for it is, "Application ...
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Create a new SQL Server Reporting Services service application (PowerShell)

I'm looking for how to create a new SQL Server Reporting Services service application only with PowerShell. So here is my script: $Service=New-SPRSServiceApplication -Name "ReportingServicePool" -...
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Error: Service Application not found

I get this error in SharePoint 2016 when I run below command to migrate project DB and create PWA Site Collection.Project Server is enabled. Migrate-SPProjectDatabase -DatabaseName "PWA_UAT" -...
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Create a Project site from a workflow in Project Server 2016 on-premise

As you know, there is a method in Project Online that is available in the REST API, managed client object model, and JavaScript client object model. By using this method, you can choose when to create ...
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SharePoint/Project Server 2016 REST query

I am trying to be efficient in my _api/projectdata rest query and get specific results from timesheet actuals. However, in someones great wisdom they didn't provide something as simple as the ...
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SharePoint 2016 / Project 2016 / Office 2013 - Word/Excel documents won't open in Sharepoint 2016

Users with Office 2013 and Project 2016 installed are unable to open word/excel documents in SharePoint 2016 with Project Server. Error: Sorry we can't open 'xxxxxxxx' because the server isn't ...
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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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Discover Project's Associated Folder with REST

I'm using Sharepoint 2013 along with Project Server. When we create a project via SP, it creates a Project and a Folder for documents of that project. The thing is, if the name of the project is ...
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Cannot manage users in PWA. ArgumentNullException at BuildCFInputRow

Everything else seems to be working fine, but we cannot add new PWA users and we cannot click on any existing ones without getting an error. What we are doing to reproduce it: PWA Settings Manage ...
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How can I edit the Tasks list Item? I want to update the Task RelatedItem value

var TaskItemObject = { "__metadata": { "type": "SP.Data.TasksListItem" }, "RelatedItems": '[{"ItemId":3,"WebId":"81d0cd95-2364-48a7-a7c3-f8fdaa2e263c","ListId":"1596591e-928a-4e59-b4b0-...
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Access to _vti_bin

I'm trying to deploy a WCF hosted on my SharePoint site but I can't find the address where my web service is deployed. I have a confirmation message which said that my web service is well deployed ...
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schedule tasks count in project server

I want to write custom field formula in project server to get the tasks schedule count for each project and show it in project summary view in the project center Please, Help me
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Getting Project Online CSOM Context for App-Only Authentication

I'm trying to read Project Online project properties via CSOM. There's a simple way to construct the ProjectContext object with a username and password, and every sample seems to follow this approach. ...
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Get Selection from Lookup Table CSOM PowerShell in Project Server

I have a custom field at the project level that is a lookup table (single select). I cannot for the life of me figure out how to get the value of the selection from the lookup table. I can get the ...
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Remove a resource from Project Team of all projects

Is there any such script or powershell command using which we can remove a user from all the Project Team of all the projects in Project Center.
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How to Remove the Dependency of Project Server while migrating to SharePoint 2013

I am currently planning to Migrate SP 2010 to SP 2013. The environment of SP 2010 includes Project Server 2010 and lot of sub sites are which was created using PWA template but the features provided ...
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Particular resource getting inserted automatically when project is edited/published.

There is a resource which is there in only 4 projects.But many project were visible to resource, which shouldn't. It is not because of that permission such that user can see projects which are not ...
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unable to checkout project from Powershell

I have written a powershell script to loop through all projects on our PWA instance and when it gets to a specific one I would like to check it out. the checkout() fails with an error: format-default ...
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Not able to create Project Web App Site- Project Server 2010

I have install Project server 2010 on application server. SharePoint is already installed on same. Now when I am trying to create Project Web App site I am getting below error: Failed to provision ...
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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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Configuring Workflow Manager without SSL on production server

My production SharePoint 2016 & Project Server 2016 will be running on SSL (https). Now I am in the process of installing and configuring Workflow Manager on SharePoint 2016 server. I am confused ...
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Best way to put a project on hold

We are using PWA with MS Project and have a need to put a hold on project(s). A hold means that we are not going to work on it until further notice. Is there any way to put a project into a hold ...
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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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Project Server 2016 Events

We have a Project 2016 server. As it knowns, 2016 has no more PSI support so we have much pain with developing and documentation. The most documentation points to Project 2013 and Online. The ...
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SharePoint 2016 PWA site not working

I have installed SharePoint 2016 Server on Windows Server 2012 with SQL Server 2014. I have created a content database and enabled SP features using below cmd. Enable-SPFeature pwasite -URL $http://...
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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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Is the ProjectServer REST service really that much slower than the ProjectData service?

I have a couple REST queries that are pretty much identical, asking for Tasks who's Finish date falls between two specified dates: axios.get(_spPageContextInfo.siteAbsoluteUrl + "/_api/ProjectData/...
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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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Is it possible to copy an entire project using the Project Server 2016 REST API?

Is it possible to copy an entire project via the Project Server REST API? Something similar to what would happen if you opened a project (from the server) using Project Pro, and then did "Save As" ...
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In Project Server 2016 / PWA, are “Enterprise” things truly enterprise, or are they site collection scoped?

In the environment that I am working on, our server is set up so that the Project Web App I have to mess around in and test things in is at the URL: https://servername/pwa/my-pwa where the "/pwa/" ...
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Project Server/PWA - How do you insert a project as a sub-project using the 2016 REST API?

Given two projects that have been saved and published to Project Server 2016, how can you make one a sub-project of the other (the equivalent of the "Insert Subproject" ribbon button in the client) ...
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How to get a Task's “Unique ID” from a Project Web App via REST?

I'm brand new to MS Project and Project Server / Project Web Apps. In MS Project Pro, there is a column called "Unique ID" that seems to function like SharePoint's built-in list item "ID" field - an ...
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Project server 2013 to 2016 migration error

I encountered this error while migrating Project database from 2013 to 2016. Error encountered while migrating project data in Content database. Action 16.0.21.0 OF MICROSDT.OFFICE.PROJECT.SERVER....
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Project Web App - get Project ID from project related site via REST

This is in SP2016 / Project Server 2016 on-prem. (Also, full disclosure, my first experience with Project Server / PWAs.) Let's say I have a PWA set up at the URL http://servername/pwa/MyProjects. ...
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Give Users permissions to groups in Project Server running in Sharepoint permission mode programmatically

Is there any way to add a user permission to groups in Project server 2013 or 2016 running in SharePoint Permission mode using CSOM or PSI? Currently we are using ProjectServer.svc For Project ...
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Impact of SQL Server 2012 cu installation on SP 2013 on premise

I have to install the KB4019090 on my SQL Server 2012. My SharePoint 2013 farm with MS Project 2013 depends of it. What are the best practice to follow to make sure my farm will be up and running ...
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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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to sync published project list (by project server ) with a SharePoint list

What is the best or most efficient way to sync a published project by project server with a SharePoint portal list ? Beside Nintex work flow. What I am looking for exactly is to use a list of ...
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this product key cannot be used to convert to + Sharepoint 2013 + Project Server 2013

I need suggestion to find a solution.. I have the next enviroment's configuration Windows Server 2012 Sharepoint 2013 Project Server 2013 And we have the product key for sharepoint 2013.. but when ...
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How to install licenced SP13 and Project Server 13 trial on stand alone server

I have one server with licensed SharePoint 2013 and I want to try Project Server 2013, I download trial version, try to install it and have error "Trial version of Project Server cannot be ...