Situation where stage level mandatory constraint for Project Server Fields is not enforced

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on November 30, 2012

Issue / Bug Description:   We have found that project fields display as being mandatory for a stage but the workflow does not enforce this when Submit is clicked.  This only happens with the following type of field: Custom Text Field That uses a lookup table And that is set to display graphical indicators  

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SSRS Report – Repeating Tablix Headers

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on November 29, 2012

Problem: Created a tablix in a SSRS report and header row of the tablix not repeating on each page of the report even after checking “Repeat header columns on each page“. Solution: Enable Advanced Mode in the Groupings pane by clicking the down arrow to the right of Column Groups and select Advanced Mode Enabling advanced

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Repairing a Corrupt Project

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on November 28, 2012

Problem: A project has been corrupted Solution 1 – Ensure your using the latest version of MS Project 2010 Ensure you are using the latest version of MS Project 2010 (at least 14.0.6112.5000) – MS Project 2010 > File > Help Republish the project using MS Project 2010 Solution 2 – Use the Save for Sharing Feature Repair

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Using SharePoint PDF document workflow approvals

Posted By Posted by: Dan Stopher on November 27, 2012

The default workflow settings allows users of Outlook 2010 to approve an approval task from within the body of an email by clicking on the “Open this task” icon from the Outlook email ribbon. Users of other mail clients are not presented with this option. In the case where a word document has been sent

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License Management in 2013

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on November 23, 2012

One of the few questions that I have regularly been asked by just about every customer I have ever worked with is about licensing. Unfortunately I don’t have an MS Degree in the topic, as these days it seems you need to have one! It’s far too easy to get conflicting advise as to how and what features can

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Adding VB Scripts Inside SSRS Reports

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on November 12, 2012

Problem: Converting a comma separated string outputted from a multi select parameter into an array of strings to be used in SSRS report expressions. Solution: You can store custom VB code in an SSRS report and this functionality can be used to include a variety of custom built functions but in this case it will be used to convert a

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Updating a Project Site WSP Solution

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on November 5, 2012

Problem: Receive the following error when provisioning a new project site “The site template requires that the Feature {xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx} be installed in the farm or site collection” and there is no project site to reprovision a project site wsp solution.   Solution: Edit the wsp solution and remove the reference in the wsp solution manually.

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