November Updates out now for Project and Server 2010, 2013 and 2016

The title isn’t quite true – as there are no server updates for 2016 obviously as it isn’t released yet – and nothing new for 2010 but there is an uber package – but the title would have been too long… The blog post with all the details is out at Project Server 2010, 2013…


Project Online: Resource Management feature

After a few weeks of experience supporting the Resource Management features of Project Online I decided to post a blog covering some details behind the resource plan migration that happens after activation of the feature.  Part 1 is over on the Project Support blog at http://blogs.technet.com/b/projectsupport/archive/2015/10/21/project-online-resource-plan-migration-expectations.aspx.  Part 2 will come soon when I’ll cover a…


Project Server and Project Online: Creating a Project Pro Account using PowerShell

Thanks to Chris Boyd for sharing this script that helps with the automation of account creation for Project Professional and Project Pro for Office 365 users (hereafter just called Project Pro).  And to be clear, the account I am talking about here is the account normally configured through Project Pro – File, Info, Manage Accounts…


MPUG Chapter Meeting–Bellevue

Thanks to all who were able to attend the chapter meeting yesterday evening, and to Bill Dow for organizing.  It was a pleasure to meet you all.  I hope to get the recording edited and over to MPUG so they can make available to a wider audience – on first listen there is a fair…


What I missed in my Project Land summer round-up

For my round-up posts I tend to go to the blog roll and click through and see what the MVP community have been blogging about and then add other posts that have interested me from both inside and outside Microsoft.  However, there are some MVP’s that were missing from my list so I missed posting…


MPUG Seattle–Project Support and what’s coming next

In September I will be presenting, along with my Manager Larry Block, at the MPUG Seattle chapter meeting in Bellevue at the Microsoft Store,  September 17th at 6pm – mark your diaries.  We will be talking about how we work in support for Microsoft Project – giving you some insight into one of the longest…


New Feature–Resource Engagements–coming to Project Online and Project Server 2016

If you haven’t already heard about this new feature then head on over to the Project blog at https://blogs.office.com/2015/06/19/resource-engagements-coming-soon-to-project-2016/, where Julie Kohler introduces the resource engagements feature and gives more information on what this does.  Here is a taster: This was also covered in the Ignite session – Microsoft’s Vision and Roadmap for Work, Project,…


Project and Project Server Spring Round-up

Busy times, so have not produced a round-up blog for a couple of months – so here goes with a review of the spring in Project Land! I attended the MPUG Seattle chapter meeting last evening in Bellevue – Reporting Made Easy pic.twitter.com/ReMkkDvPB4 – good to catch up with Tad and also meet Nate and…


Project 2016 Preview

*** Update 5/22 – to clarify the language availability the list below is if you DO have an existing Office 365 subscription – then you will be able to get these languages.  The links below for direct Project and Visio downloads are for English US. Searching for your own language Office 2016 Preview pages might…