Understanding Changing Assignment Units in Project

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on April 13, 2011

Often I am asked by Project users about assignment units and how can you explain the behaviour in MS Project, most often the questions are around why the % assigned units of a particular resource assigned to a task (an assignment) can change unexpectedly. The situation can be explained through the following scenario using MS

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Sharing a Project in PS 2010

Posted By Posted by: Dan Stopher on November 23, 2010

Have you ever wanted to share/email a copy of a project that is stored in project server, solicit changes and then synchronise these changes back with the online version? Here’s how: Open the file you wish to share from the server. On the File tab, click Save & Send. On the right, click Save Project

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Why when I upload multiple files to a workspace are they automatically checked out

Posted By Posted by: Dan Stopher on October 5, 2010

In a typical SharePoint document library you can use the “Upload Multiple Files”, or use drag & drop in Explorer View, to upload multiple files or folders quickly and easily. However sometimes the files are kept in “Checked out” mode and will not be available for others until they are checked in. This is because to

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Timesheet Error – ‘There has been an error processing a timesheet for which you are/were responsible’

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on September 28, 2010

Timesheet Error – ‘There has been an error processing a timesheet for which you are/were responsible’ This error will appear in the project server queue as ‘Failed and Blocking Correlation’ generally as a ‘Timesheet Review’ job type: Reason: The timesheet manager is trying to approve timesheets and due to either a large amount of traffic

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Error Message Project Server Encountered a Problem with this Error Code 9000 Occurs

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on July 7, 2010

his is a new error that has been bugging me for a few weeks now: The error message “Project Server encountered a problem with this error code:9000” occurs when attempting to save a project in Project Professional 2007 client: Additionally you may receive a blank “Job failed” window when trying to check-in a project: This

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