Project Professional 2007: COM Exception when using TimeScaleValue method

The Project Professional 2007 TimeScaleValue object can result in a COM exception, or other crash, if used several times in quick succession.  Reference to this method can be found at http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa195549(office.11).aspx. The error may be: AutomationException: 0x800a03ec – An unexpected error occurred with the method – but depending where you are using the methodand which…


Project Server 2010 – The Fab 40 Strike Again!

Regular readers may remember the bad things that happened in Project Server 2007 if you loaded the SharePoint (WSS) templates known as the Fab 40 – http://blogs.msdn.com/b/brismith/archive/2007/12/03/project-server-2007-users-beware-the-fabulous-40.aspx – and more specifically the ProjectTrackingWorkspace solution.  Well it is still possible to load some of the Fab 40 with SharePoint Server 2010 – and again things aren’t…