Automating Project Pro to Project Server – Winproj State

I’m heading off for a holiday vacation, so I’m front loading my posts for a few weeks.  I’m getting pretty excited because I should be able to start talking about Project 12 once the Project Conference completed in January. Let’s complete the series on automating Project Pro to Project Server.  The final key to the…

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Automating Project Pro to Project Server – GetWinProjLocation

In my last post I talked about connecting Project Pro to Project Server via automation.  Connecting requires executing Project Pro with parameters to choose the Project Server and authentication method.  But before you can execute Project Pro you must find its location on the machine.  So what file are we looking for, winproj.exe.  Many times…

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Automating Project Pro to Project Server – Connecting

For many versions now all the Office client applications have supported COM automation.  Even through Project wasn’t officially in the Office fold till a few versions ago, it too has a robust COM automation model.  At times you want to interact with Project via programming, instead of the user interface.  And further than that you…

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