my Blog reader have a problem! He want to know how much money did he spend and, he wants that in percentage of Baseline in MS PROJECT 2010. He had sent me his mpp file!
Here it is:
I will show Resources:
You can see that some of them are over allocated, but this is not relevant for our story!
I am going to save the plan as a Baseline:
Let’s take a look at the Cost Table:
Now I am going to create Custom field:
Now I will choose that I want Formula for this field:
and I will create this formula:
Now I will change the Cost Table:
Now I have this my custom field in the Cost Table:
Now I will enter some actual data:
and I will get:
And for the end, few tips!
- The custom field and the cost Table should be make available for all projects! To get that you should use organizer!
- If the Baseline is not set, you will get an #ERROR in this Custom field
- If you are using Baseline1, Baseline2, etc, you should make another Custom field(s) or use IIF function!
I hope this is helpful to my friend!