How to setup nonworking days for Resource in Project for the Web?


Today I will show you how to setup nonworking days in Project For the Web.

Firs of all, I will assume that my Particular Resource has setup working time. I will open Dynamics 365:


and then:


I will choose Jim, and I will check his Work Hours:


and I will get:


Now, suppose that Jim will not work at May 1st since it will celebrate the Labor Day. To make this exception I will mark this date as Time off:




and, finally I will get:


Now, I will create new Project:


Task has 5 days Duration, and it will start at the first day of My Project (e.g. Apr 27), and it will be finished at Friday, May 1st.

Now I will assign Jim to this Task, and I will get:


As you can see Finish date is now Monday, May 4th, because Jim will not work at May 1st, nor is he working at weekend.

And that’s 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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