Tag Archives: MS PROJECT

Status Indicator in MS PROJECT 2016

Hi, there are some fields in MS PROJECT 2016, which are very useful but not so often used. One of them is Status indicator. What does it work? I will explain it in a simple example. First I will create … Continue reading

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Move vs Update Project in MS PROJECT 2016

Hi, as a first post for this year I will answer to the question from my Blog reader: “Please advise on when to use Move vs Update Project to reschedule incomplete tasks after a specified date?” There is a huge … Continue reading

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How to make week shifts in MS PROJECT 2016?

Hi, Today, I will explain next Scenario in MS PROJECT 2016: Suppose that you have a project team who will work 5 days a week (Monday to Friday), but every third week the whole team will be off. This is … Continue reading

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Task Usage view, and spreading work over weeks with MS PROJECT 2016

Hi, a lot of MS PROJECT users are confused with using Task Usage View in MS PROJECT 2016, when tracking actual work not day per day, but week per week! I will show you how MS PROJECT 2016 works in … 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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%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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