today I will show you what is happening when you copy a Project in Microsoft Project for the Web!
Let’s say that I have Project like this:
For this particular Project, I am using following Group:
I also have attachment in Task 2:
Now, I will going to copy this Project:
and I will get:
Notice that % Completeness are not copied (e.g. all Tasks are in not started state). As you can see there are no assignees to Tasks. Why? Because there is no group Associated with this copied Project. So, Group is not inherited form the old Project. And last, but not least:
Calendar template is not copied, as well.
To conclude, when you copy a Project follow next steps:
- Rename a Project
- Assign Calendar Template
- Associate the Group for the Project