Built in Reports in MS PROJECT 2010–Part 1



I will show you what kind of reports you can use in MS PROJECT 2010.

I will use my Wedding Project:


To get reports you must click here:


I will start with Overview group:


When I select Project Summary I get:


This report gives you Project Overview with some basic information about it.

Next report is Top Level Tasks (I don’t have to explain what does that means):


Next Report in Overview group is Critical Task (again no further explanation is needed, I hopeSmile)


Now I will show you a Milestone Report which is excellent for your Sponsor and Managers:


Last report in the Overview group is Working days:




I will move to the Current Group. It has six reports.

The first one is Unstarted Tasks:


The second Report is Tasks Starting soon. After you choose the Date range you’ll get:


The third Report is Task in Progress:


The fourth Report is Completed Tasks:


The fifth Report is Should Have Started Tasks. When you pick this one you must enter the date:


and you will get:


Last report in this section is Slipping Task Report. To get results you must have a Baseline.  Slipping tasks are those with Start date greater than Baseline Start date:


I will continue with Reports in my next posts.


Have a nice weekend!


About Nenad Trajkovski

Location: Zagreb, Croatia Occupation: Project Manager Interests: Project Management and MS PROJECT He was born in Zagreb, Croatia at 1963. After completing his college he started working on projects in different business areas (banking, manufacturing, automotive industry, distribution, oil companies, etc.) developing and implementing ERP systems into different companies. He has got a lot of experience working with people in different business processes and also possesses great knowledge in information technologies and financial services. Today he works as a business consultant, adn Project Manager in PERPETUUM MOBILE d.o.o. Zagreb. He is a regular lecturer for Project Management in MS Innovation Center in Varaždin, Logosoft Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina and SEAVUS GROUP in Skopje Macedonia. He was named the best lecturer of WINDAYS 2008 while his lecture was also voted as the best. In addition, he was in TOP 10 lecturers at the MS SINERGY 2009 and MS VISIA 2009, 2010. Shares first place as the best lecturer of KulenDays 2009 and 2010 and PMI Conference 2009 in Zagreb. He is also a regular lecturer in the MS Community. He is a Certified Accountant and a PMP (Project Manager Professional) and a PMI-RMP (Risk Manager Professional), MCP, MCT, and Microsoft Certified Technical Specialist - Microsoft Project 2010. From 01.01.2012 awarded with MVP (Microsoft Most Valuable Proffesional - Microsoft Project)!
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