Status Date line in MS Project 2013!


I’ve got a simple question from one of my Blog readers: “Hi, in your examples I can see Status Date in a Gantt Chart View. But I can not see it in my Projects. How to get this?”

The answer is very simple, and I will show you how to get it with MS PROJECT 2013!

First I’m going to create new Project like this:


You can see a thin green line which show the Current Date. Now I’m going to set the Status Date for My Project:


and I’ll get:


As you can see It is not visible at the Gantt Chart. Now, follow next steps:


and then:


and you will get:


IT is easy, isn’t it?



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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2 Responses to Status Date line in MS Project 2013!

  1. saoer sinaga says:

    The plan changes over the time. Is it possible to view the plan in the past ?

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