Tag Archives: Micorosft Project 2016 – Tasks

Fixed duration Tasks and over allocation resolution in MS PROJECT 2016

Hi, I have interesting question form one of my Blog Readers: “I have below query in Fixed Duration Task.Step1: created a task “paint the wall” with duration as 10 days (work starts by a Monday). Task is fixed durationStep2: created … Continue reading

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Replacing Resources on partial done Tasks–Microsoft Project 2016

Hi, I have a question from my Blog reader: “Hi Nenad and thank you very much for your blog. I have a question for you. Suppose you have a 10d task with a generic resource assigned to it ( total … Continue reading

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Some leveling options in Microsoft Project 2016

Hi, my Blog reader has a question: “Would you please give an example with “Leveling Can Adjust Individual Assignments on a Task” and an other example with “Level Resources with the Proposed Booking Type” in MS Project 2016 resource leveling … Continue reading

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%Complete vs. %Work Complete in MS PROJECT 2016!–when to use what?

  Hi, very often I have questions like this one: Dear Nenad, I am going to develop a scheduled for a petrochemical plant shutdown project. My question is: “What percent complete should i use (% Complete or Work % Complete) … Continue reading

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How to put different Overtime Work to Task in MS PROJECT 2016!

Hi, I have a very interesting question from one of my Blog Readers: “Hi Nenad, I want to put different overtime Work for a Task and Resources. Let’s say that I have Task1, and John an Mary are assigned to … Continue reading

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%Complete, %Work Complete, and Project without Resources with MS PROJECT 2016!

Hi, I’ve got a question from one of my Blog Readers: “Please clarify the following: I have created a Sample project in MS Project 2013, with tasks and assigned duration  with required predecessors.I have base lined the plan and started … Continue reading

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New Tasks and saved Baseline in MS PRIOJECT 2016

  Hi, I have a reader who is novice in MS PROJECT 2016, and he has a problem; “Hi, I hope you are in good health. I have some quires about cost tracking in MS Project. I had previously saved … Continue reading

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Actual Duration, Actual work and Fixed work Tasks in MS PROJECT 2016

Hi, here is one problem that my Blog Reader has (I will go step by step, and I will use MS PROJECT 2016) “When multiple resources are assigned to the task, for a given Total Work we can  calculates the   … Continue reading

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Effect of initial resource assignment on calculation of Individual resource’s work in MS PROJECT 2016

Hi, I’ve got very good question form one of my Blog readers: “The effect  of initial resource assignment on  calculation  of  Individual resource’s work. Suppose we want have two resources R1 (100%) and R2(50%) to work on a 20h fixed … Continue reading

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Relation between Overtime and Duration in MS PROJECT 2016

Hi, I have a question from oen of my Blog readers: “Every time I allocate the whole work hours to overtime hours the Duration column turns into 0 and the start and finish dates and time are the same. Why?” … Continue reading

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