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Resource calendar vs. Task Calendar, and weekends in MDS PROJECT 2016

Hi, Again, I have a question from one of my Blog readers, which is related to my previous post: “Hi Nenad,¸ Thank you very mush. But can you please explain the following inconsistency in MSP behavior: If in the example … Continue reading

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Overallocated fields in MS PROJECT 2013

Hi, today I will explain Overallocated fields in MS PROJECT 2013, because they are confusing a lot of my Blog readers. First I will create Project with three Tasks, and I will add Overallocated field in Gantt Chart View: I … Continue reading

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Actual start and finish date with material Resources in MS PROJECT 2013! When it does make a sense, and when it does not!

Hi, in this Blog Post I will show you how to use Actual Start and Finish date with Material Resources in a proper way. Of course, using MS PROJECT 2013! First I’m going to create brand new Project: As you … Continue reading

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Actuals on Summary Tasks in MS PROJECT 2013

Hi, today I will answer on may questions I’ve got from my Blog Readers, regarding to entering  % Complete, and Actual work in Summary Task, instead in Sub Tasks. I will do it in MS PROJECT 2013! As always, I’m … Continue reading

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Duration with different Resources working time in MS PROJECT 2013!

Hi, with permission of my MVP friend Gérard Ducouret I will explain how different Resources working time affect Task duration in MS Project 2013! I will show you on the example. First, I will create (as I always do), the … Continue reading

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Lead time in relative Terms with MS PROJECT 2013

Hi, Lead is time which allow Successor Task to start before Predecessor is finished, and still keep Finish To Start relationship. I wrote about that in my Blog Post: https://ntrajkovski.com/2011/04/12/scheduling-problems-in-ms-project-2010-part-2/ Let’s see how to make it relative in MS PROJECT … Continue reading

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How to set Resources to work at different time with different amount of work at the same Task in MS PROJECT 2013

Hi, I have a question from one of my Blog Readers: “” “Nenad, I have two Resources on the same Task. I want to assign them at different time and different work. Let’s say that John will work 40 hours … Continue reading

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Crashing and Fast Tracking in MS PROJECT 2013

Hi, in this Post I will introduce two Terms: Crashing and Fat Tracking. When your Schedule is too long, and you want to short it, you will can add additional Resources to Tasks (and this is called Crashing), or you … Continue reading

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Slack and Microsoft Project 2013

Hi, again my Blog reader has a problem: “Hi,I have a question about Slack, I am preparing a construction schedule for my small project and using M.S.P. the problem I have is, when I active the slack on the schedule, … Continue reading

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How to update Baseline and Save actual data in MS PROJECT 2013?

Hi, I have a question from my Blog reader: “Hi, How can I update Baseline with new Tasks if Project has Tasks with Actual data, e.g I don’t want to loose those actual data, nor I want to change Baseline … Continue reading

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