Microsoft Project is a project management software program, developed and sold by Microsoft.

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Cannot download silverlight-embedded Microsoft Project 2010 demo videos

I need to download the demo videos at my office so that I can view it later at home since I have slow internet connection there but it seems to be no way to download the videos at this site, and other ...
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Assigning resources to MS Project 2007

I'm planning a redesign of a site in Project 2007. I have three developers to hand, all with the same skills. There are about 80 templates to be rendered as part of the redesign, and each template ...
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How can I open more than one instance of Microsoft Project?

Is there any way to open more than one instance of Microsoft Project on a Windows desktop computer? Clicking to launch a new instance while I already have one open or going to Start -> Run... -> ...
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Free Microsoft Project Viewer for Mac [closed]

Does anyone have a freeware MS Project Viewer for Mac?
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Microsoft Project installation manual?

Does anyone know where I can find a good installation manual for Microsoft project? I have a client looking for this product.
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How do I open a specific MS Project 2007 file from the command line?

How do I open a specific MS Project 2007 file from the command line? I've tried the simple-minded: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\winproj.EXE" "%1" However this doesn't open the passed ...
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Starting Points for using VB to Script MS Project (2007)

I have a several plan in MS Project (2007) from which I need to extract information into MS Excel in a certain format and with certain filters. I'm used to writing VB code to interact with MS Excel. ...
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MS Project Baseline Start/End, Actual Start/End field

I would like to know how to get rid of the hexes in the baseline and start/end fields in ms project. The expected dates and actual dates are already specified correctly in the fields just that the ...
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Project Professional 2010 can't publish existing project file

I have an existing project file (created in project 2007 professional), opened by me in project professional 2010, and saved. I open this newly saved file, and connect to Project Server (2010) using ...
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how do you connect project 2010 client to project 2010 server?

I can't seem to find the button to connect the project 2010 client to the server. How is this done?
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How to change a format of a custom field in MS Project 2010?

I created some custom duration fields in Project 2010. They are all formula based and are based on the Work of the task; The work for my project is defined in terms of hours. However, the custom ...
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Where can I edit a calendar's working time in Microsoft Project 2010?

In the older versions of Microsoft Project, I could use the wizard to easily find and edit the project calendars. I did this often to add holidays and so on. Now I have to set a different working ...
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Sharepoint or MS Project?

We currently use a web based project management system (less than 30 users) that we pay way too much for. I'm trying to decide if we want to move to a Project or Sharepoint environment. I understand ...
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How to export Microsoft Project reports to a file

I am using MS Project 2007. I want to export reports that Project can generate. Is there a way to either export a Project report or save it to a file in any format?
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Plan before milestones

I have 4 milestones in MS Project. I want to program my tasks to they end at some of these milestones, and work backwards. Is it possible?
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How to make project auto-estimate duration based on work?

This one has bothered me for a long while. I like to do estimates thinking on how much time a certain task will take (I'm in TI business), so, let's say, it takes 12 hours to build a program. Now, ...
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Relative Gantt in MS project?

Is there a way to create a relative Gantt in MS project, that is a Gantt that doesn't have a defined start date, just amount of time required for each task?
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Parsing an MS Project 2007 xml project file

Has anyone got any idea how to read the XML file saved by MS Project 2007? The standard binary format is .MPP but I'd like to view a project in a different viewer. I've saved the project spec as XML ...
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Project Tasks seem to take longer than entered

In Microsoft Project 2007, I can't work out why my tasks are scheduled to finish later than I would expect for the Duration I put in. I enter a task with a start date on a Monday and a 1-day ...
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What is the best free Gantt project tool out there? [closed]

I've gone through some of the other posts on superuser and some other online resources to find the answer to this question, but I'm not satisfied with anything I've found. Basically, I just need a ...
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Microsoft Project 2003 - How to do a “find” in non-expanded nodes?

I am using Microsoft Project 2003 find command. When I choose ctrl+f and type a string to search for, MS Project only appears to search tree nodes that are expanded. Is there a way to get MS Project ...
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How can I import tasks into Project that have already been started?

I am writing a feature to import tasks from an online bug tracking / project management tool into Microsoft Project, primarily for resource leveling. Currently I am importing all tasks in as Fixed ...
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Hiding non-working time in MS Project

How can one hide the non working time in MS Project? I mean I want the calendar zone of the gant chart not to display weekends and holidays. Is this possible?
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Creating 1 spreadsheet per row with MS Project

I'd like to create a script that creates a set of spreadsheets, 1 for each selected row in an MS project schedule. This is more complex that what I've seen the "export function" do, since the export ...
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Microsoft Project 2007, Work Column doesn't add up

I am creating a project file and I have a set of 4 tasks each with subtasks. In the "Work" column, I put the amount of work, in hours, for each subtask, but when it sums up at the task level it is ...
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Is there a free MS-Project Viewer?

What is the best free MS Project file (.mpp) viewer? No editing needed, just the ability to see the list of tasks, the details of them (time, owner etc..) and the relationships between tasks.
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Microsoft Project 2007 question [closed]

I'm using Project 2007. I have a some problem. How to set default font? How to change key binding to when press enter key, insert new row? What is task complete (100 percent) keyboard shortcut. Is ...
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Project 2003 SP2 failing to install SP3

I have Microsoft Project Professional 2003 installed (11.2.2005.1801.15, SP2). I have been trying to open a MPP file created in a newer version so need the converter, which is part of SP3. But when ...
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Is MS Project 2007 compatible with Project server 2003?

Can I use MS Project 2008 to access a project server 2003?
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Why does Microsft Project leave empty days after leveling?

I have a resource with a recurring task for support duty. The task recurs every Tuesday and Wednesday until Dec 2010. When I create a new task for the resource, even a 1 day task and level, the task ...
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Production schedule using MS Project 2007

OK... I am new to MS Project. My charge is to have this program schedule a multi-project workflow where the task are always the same .. just different durations. The task are also always linked in ...
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Why doesn't MS Project change project end date if tasks are finished ahead of schedule?

Let's say for the sake of simplification that I have a project with 3 tasks: A B and C. Task A is scheduled to be completed in 10 days. Tasks B & C are 1 day each. Since all 3 tasks are being ...