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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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Error on save a project in Project Server 2013

When I save the information for a project I get the success message, but in the "Manage queued jobs" page I get this error log to checkin workflow: Geral Queue: GeneralQueueJobFailed (26000)...
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Report Viewer Web Part Alternatives in SP2013

We have a need to upgrade from SP2010+PWA to SP2013+PWA. Our database server will be SQL Server 2008 R2. According to Technet, the SQL 2008 R2 Reporting Services add-in for SharePoint isn't ...
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Request data from O365 Sharepoint Project online with oData

I'm trying to get data out of a O365 Sharepoint Project Online (PWA) enviroment. When I login to the O365/Sharepoint environment and navigate in the browser to: https://my.sharepoint.com/sites/pwa/...
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How to get the Data of PWA Settings Security entities? (Using CSOM or REST API)?

I want to get the Groups and Users from PWA settings-> Security tab using CSOM or REST API? How do i get it?
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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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Get the finished project using JavaScript in Project Server

In Project Server, I have a project information like project name , start date, end date. I would like to get the finished projects list using JavaScript. Anyone can point me out to the right ...
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Using the OData endpoint to update or insert assignment in Project Server 2013 On Premise

Objective Connect to Project Server 2013 in order to update an existing assignment of a resource to a task or create a new assignment for the resource in case it (the resource) is not assigned to the ...
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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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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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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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Site collection problem after migration and reinstalling and and reattach content db

we had a problem on our developing farm that force to re-install MS-project-server. After running Configuration Wizard and reconfigure content-DB of SharePoint and reconfigure it install msps again ...
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Make Project web app site a Template site in another Project server web app

I have one test WA on which I have Project web app. Each project site has own SharePoint site where we created several custom lists/libraries and we created custom reports in dashboard designer (there ...
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Project 2010: Failed and blocking correlation

We are using Project 2010 with SP2 (KB2687452) for timesheet management. We have a single staff always get stuck in queue when he submit timesheet weekly. When it happened, we cancel the queue job and ...
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Workflow to Export All Tasks on Project Server

I want to write a workflow that will export a list of all the tasks for all projects on a project server instance to an excel file. Is this possible in SP2013 or is there a better way to handle this? ...
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Filter web part list from URL parameter

I want to have a site template, that has a central web part list on it (I managed to make this, using SharePoint Designer. Added a Data-View) which is filtered by some data from the URL, or from a ...
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Project Server 2013 Readers group empty after project publish

Last few days I installed SharePoint 2013 and Project Server 2013 Updates from windows update, I configured the updates successfully. I noticed that the Readers group in the root PWA site becomes ...
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Project Server 2013 Timesheet automatic approval

I'm currently managing timesheets in Project Server 2013 but I've a problem when an user turns the timesheet into final timesheet. I would like an approval from a Timesheet Manager but when an user ...
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Missing Features and Existing Lists

I have a site that was hosted on a Microsoft Project Server instance. One of the sub-sites was based on the Project Workspace Template in order to get access to the "special" lists like Risks and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Changing a user's e-mail address in PWA notifications

I have a SharePoint 2016 Server Enterprise with Project Server. For the SharePoint Server, outgoing e-mail is configured to send as sharepoint@publicdomain.de, which is working like a charm. However, ...
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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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PWA Active field

When I look at the project level fields in PWA there is one called Active. What is the use of that? Is that supposed to be is the project active. We do have projects that are ideas, but no one is ...
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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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MS Project Server 2013 Adding actual hours on timesheet using REST

I have a function here that will add actual work hours in MS project server 2013 using REST. However, I keep getting a bad request. I do not know what parameters I have to include or to tweak to get ...
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Office Web Apps doesn't open documents in Project Server 2013 sites

Hello everyone. After "March 14, 2017, cumulative update for SharePoint Server 2013 (KB3172497)" I have a problem with opening docs in browser, not on whole farm! Only site collection of project ...
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Automatically set Projects' milestones to Project Center timeline

In Project server, on projects page/project center timeline with all projects is displayed, bellow it there is gantt list view of all projects. I got a task to display all milestones of every ...
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Implement SharePoint Search with Enterprise custom fields of Project server sites

I have a project server enabled in my SharePoint 2013 farm. In which I have different project sites are created. All the sites have some additional Enterprise custom fields. Some fields are as below: ...
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Workflow not starting on PWA

I have a problem with workflow on PWA. I created a simple workflow that will send e-mail when a task is assigned to a particular person by Project Manager using PWA Schedule page. The problem is that ...
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SharePoint PWA 2013 - Visitor Access Issue

so I am working with SharePoint 2013 Project Web App security and it's giving unexpected access issues. So in PWA security Manage Group settings, I added a new user to the Portfolio Viewers group, ...
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Value cannot be null. Parameter name: fileOrServerOrConnection

I have a web part for Project Server 2013 that was developed by a colleague that's no longer in the company, and I need to support it. When I try to add the web part to a page I get the following ...
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Project Server 2013 Upgrade error

I have migrated PWA instance to new servers. When I try to run upgrade state it shows following error. Upgrade session failed due to unexpected exception: System.AggregateException: One or more ...
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Project Server Web App Database Provisioning failed

I have successfully configured Project Server Service Application on my SharePoint 2013 machine, I am using SharePoint 2013 SP1 and SQL Server 2014 Enterprise. When I create a Project Server Web, ...
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Getting TimeSeet time period in Project Online using JavaScript JSOM

I'm creating a new TimeSheet app for Project Online, I have followed this article to recuperate the current user assignments projects Walkthrough: Create a SharePoint-hosted Project Server add-in. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Manager InvalidRequestException

I have an on-premises SharePoint 2013 farm with Workflow Manager 1.0 installed and configured on a single server (development environment). When we go to manually execute a workflow against a list, we ...
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Odata service with ADFS

Adding Sharepoint Odata service Web reference, keeps respond with 403 forbidden error, or bad request. This issue mainly cause of using ADFS as authentication provider. the environment is : ...
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Updating Excel Connection using SharePoint Excel Services

I am developing a SharePoint Webpart, which asks user for basic information and SQL Connection. As user fills information and click's Generate Report button an excel report is generated which has "...
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Move ProjectServer 2007 Workspace to SharePoint Foundation 2010

I have a MOSS 2007 Farm running ProjectServer 2007. In parallel I have a SharePoint 2010 Foundation Farm. Now I am planning to shutdown the old MOSS 2007. Is there a way to export/move the ...
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Project Server 2013 (SharePoint Based) send email when the task are sent to approval

I install the Project Server Web App in my SharePoint 2013 farm. I need create a workflow to send email when the task are sent to approval, but the list "Approvals" is not showed in "Site Content". ...
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Can't edit tasks in Project 2013. Error message says the project is open in another browser when it isn't

My department head and I just installed Sharepoint 2013 and Project 2013. We're fairly new to both. I created a Project Web App, and made a project. I was able to add a few tasks to this project.. at ...