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Get completion date on tasks without custom coding

1. Recording completion date of task when it is marked as completed. ( In your case a check box so below formula may change or you) You can create a calculated column Completion Date =IF([Status]=="...
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Can we hide Administrative Time tasks from some users in Project Server?

In project server with Project Permission Mode enabled, you can control the PWA setting Links for a specific user by managing his Global permission by doing the following: Open PWA Settings. Security ...
Mohamed El-Qassas MVP's user avatar
3 votes

Can not open .mpp file in SharePoint Online

You can't open a file without the software, so you need MS Project. If you want to actually sync an MPP file with a Sharepoint task list, you need MS Project Pro. You probably have read only ...
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percent complete / work complete in ms project

In Microsoft Project and Project server, there are two fields % complete and %work complete Both fields refer to the percent of achievements.but the difference is %Complete field value calculated ...
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Unable to publish Microsoft project on PWA

Based on your question , You opened Microsoft Project > connect to server select the blank project template and in this case, you can find the Publish button. But if you have selected another ...
Mohamed El-Qassas MVP's user avatar
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Get completion date on tasks without custom coding

Would simple adding a column with 'End date' to the task list suffice? You can fill out your own completion date.
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What is the Entity Type for Notes field

What is the Entity Type of Notes? Task notes are stored as RTF (rich text format) binary data . So its Entity Data Model should be Edm.Binary rather than Edm.String For more details check Entity ...
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unwanted sync on publishing Project Server and random task list in SharePoint farm

By default whenever you publish the Project it will sync all Project Task with SharePoint Task List. In order to stop the sync, you can try below two options. 1. Unlink SharePoint Site with Project. ...
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Project Online - CSOM - How to update TimePhase for multiple resources

Unfortunately there is not a way to bulk submit status updates on the behalf of other users. An app can only update the status of the task as the user who is authenticated with Project Online. Chris ...
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What are the alternatives to authenticate in SharePoint beyond AD to use the Rest API?

For SharePoint Online and username + password authentication, you can try using my sp-request module. It's for SharePoint primarily, however, works for MS Project as well.
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Similiar to WBS, can sharepoint percentage auto calculate percentages?

Unfortunately, it's not possible The roll-up feature that used to auto calculate the overall %Complete is not available in the SharePoint Tasks list. It's only available in the Project Schedule in ...
Mohamed El-Qassas MVP's user avatar
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Project Server/PWA - How do you insert a project as a sub-project using the 2016 REST API?

Well, as it turns out, linking sub-projects can only be accomplished through the MS Project desktop client: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ee767706.aspx#pj14_WhatPSIDoes_DoesNotDo
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How to get a Task's “Unique ID” from a Project Web App via REST?

So the answer is that the Unique ID property isn't available on tasks retrieved through the Project Server endpoint, but it is available on tasks retrieved through the Project Data endpoint. (Yes, in ...
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VBA\C#.How to automatically map MS Project fields to a list on a SharePoint site

Use the Text# fields in Microsoft Project to store custom data. Here is an example that maps "Description" from SharePoint to the "Text5" field in Microsoft Project. Sub MapFields()...
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Delete tasks from a HTTP Request

It seems it is a limitation set by Microsoft - many people have been raising their voices to enable this deletion feature in the Microsoft user voice forum. One of the users comments added below: &...
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Task List - Project Professional / Standard

To use "Open with Project", you need to have Project Professional installed on your computer for that to work. Two articles for your reference: How to Sync MS Project with SharePoint Sync with a ...
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How to access Enterprise Task Custom field in macro?

So you're trying to add values to the lookup choices for a field? Not set a task field value e.g. a task "text" custom field. The problem is that you cannot modify an Enterprise Lookup Table in the ...
Martin Laukkanen's user avatar
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Possible to create project plan that task dates automatically calculate based on final delivery date? Similar to microsoft project

SharePoint supports calculated fields with syntax that is very similar to Excel. If you have a column with an end date and one or more columns with durations in days, then you can create a calculated ...
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What Sharepoint permission level is needed to sync with MS Project (not Project Server)?

It was my understanding that EDIT perm level was the minimum necessary to make revisions, etc. READ level, otherwise.
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What can be synced between Sharepoint and MS Project?

This is a pretty broad question. First, there is project server and there is ms project, and the options are different, depending on which product you're talking about. As for ms project itself, here ...
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Will the REST-Interface be supported in the future

Yes, it is future proof (until technology X replaces it, just like REST replaced others) REST is not Microsoft Technology. It is the protocol almost all APIs use. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
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Javascript execution delay until sp.js and ps.js loads

Try it as below: SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.Utilities.Utility.getLayoutsPageUrl', loadMyProjectFiles); function loadMyProjectFiles(){ // Getting JS library responsible for Project API ...
Gautam Sheth's user avatar
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DateDiff in project server

Project server defines the duration as The total span for working time for a task or project The working time here depend on the current project server calendar settings. So if you configured ...
Mohamed El-Qassas MVP's user avatar
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Get completion date on tasks without custom coding

Based on the wording of your question, it sounds like all you're wanting to do is add additional date fields to the list and manually update those fields and have them display in your list views? ...
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How do you archive a project in the Sharepoint 2013 project web app

There is no option in Project Server to archive completed Projects. As mentioned by jpussacq You can schedule daily backup so that you can have good copy of Project Plan. If you are using Project ...
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