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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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Project server 2013 database locked

Today we noticed that our Project server 2013 database is locked somehow. Weird thing is, when we check whether from CA that site SC or via SharePoint shell, we get answer that site collection is not ...
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Add multiple Time lines in project center

We are working on a project server, and my manager asked me to add a new timeline for the project center for the projects! Is it possible to add multiple timelines in project server 2013?
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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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Making HTTP requests to onprem SharePoint Server (Project Server)

I have existing code that makes plain HTTP requests against the REST API's of SharePoint Online (Project Online): protected object MakeRESTCall(string restRelativeUrl, RestResultType resultType) { ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Project Server 2013 - “An unknown error has occured”

Whenever I navigate to Project Center in Project Server 2013 the credentials window pops-up continuously even after entering correct admin account and after several clicks on Ok button in credential ...
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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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REST Query return's 403 forbidden

I have problem with REST Query that should update field in project. I am sending the following Query: var projectItem = { "projectId": "21dba5cc-43e9-e611-80e2-02bf0a010149", "propertyId": '...
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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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Add resource assignment work by day

For a few days I'm trying to write the assignment progress for a specific task for a specific date. For example: I'm able to set the overall progress of the task but not the actual work that resource ...
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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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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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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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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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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 through PowerBI missing Priority

I am looking to pull data from PWA into PowerBI. When I add the Project table in, I don't see the Project field "Priority" This is kind of a key field for us and I don't know where it is.
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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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ShowModalDialog from Sharepoint hosted app not working

I'm having the same issue like in multiple other discussions: Chrome: Cannot read property 'defaultDialogWidth' of undefined Firefox: SP.Res is undefined https://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/posts/...
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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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Project Server 2016 - Project Center page is blank

I have a fresh installation of SharePoint Server 2016 on-premises with Project Server 2016 enabled. I've followed the Technet documentation to create my first PWA site. However, when I load the ...
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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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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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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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Can SQL 2016 be used with Project 2016 for OLAP cubes?

The software reqs document for Project Server 2016 clearly states that it supports "Microsoft SQL Server 2016 RTM". But further down in the same doc under the heading of "Cube Building Service ...
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PWA 2013: How to add a column to the project scheduler?

If this has been answered before, I apologize. I've been googling this topic for a few hours now and have come up with nothing, so maybe I'm just misunderstanding something fundamental with MS Project....
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MS Project Server REST api from SharePoint-Hosted app

I'm trying to get some project data using the REST API. My queries work fine when using Postman. But when it comes to SharePoint-Hosted app, I'm getting a "404 (Not Found)" error. My app is deployed ...
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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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Users access denied in Project Web App 2013 site

My client's Project Server 2013 is using Project Server permission mode and I have also added "Everyone" in Root Site Visitors group but still some users get access denied unless I grant them access ...
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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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SharePoint 2016 & Project server 2016

I am trying to use Microsoft Project server with SharePoint and I can't find any resources showing how to do so.
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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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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 ...