How to: Modify the Ribbon in PWA

Note:  For the updated article, see How to: Modify the Ribbon in PWA in the Project 2010 SDK. The attached file includes the complete Visual Studio 2010 solution. The attached file includes an article that shows how to develop and deploy a SharePoint feature that adds a Close Project button to the Project Details…


OLP Sample Code for Project Server 2010

The Object Link Provider (OLP) in Project Server 2010 enables the management of the Project-specific lists in a project site (issues, risks, deliverables, documents, and custom lists) and integration of the SharePoint lists with Project Server. The OLP  has the same functionality as in Project Server 2007; however, you can use Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)…


Preliminary version of the Scrum Solution Starter for Project 2010 is available for download!

We have published preliminary version of the Scrum Solution Starter for Project 2010 on MSDN Code gallery please participate actively in the Discussion to notify us about any issue you may encounter or post any feedback! This solution starter focuses on the Project 2010 desktop client, and on the individual Scrum team experience. Scrum…


Project Server <—> TFS 2010 Integration (beta)

The Visual Studio Team Foundation Server (TFS) group has released a beta version of the Feature Pack for integration of TFS 2010 with Project Server. The beta version is a “go live” release. If the user agrees to the pre-release license agreement, the Feature Pack can be installed and will be supported in a production…


The Beta of Visual Studio 2010 SP1

See Announcing Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 Beta for a download link. General availability will be Thursday, Dec. 9.


Project Server Cache Synchronization

Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 and Microsoft Project Server 2010 internally manage cache synchronization by tracking revisions to major entities such as projects and maintaining records for deletions of those entities. Although the Draft, Published, and Archive databases in Project Server are not documented, and direct access to those databases is not supported, a basic…


New SharePoint Developer Team Blog

Because Project Server 2010 is deeply integrated with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, SharePoint is a key part of development for Project Server. The new SharePoint Developer Team Blog combines many SharePoint-related blogs into one. To subscribe, the URL is easy to remember:


ProjTool for Project Server 2010

Note: For the updated article, see Using the ProjTool Test Application in Project Server 2010 in the Project 2010 SDK. The attached file includes the ProjTool application and the complete Visual Studio 2010 solution. The ProjTool test application was introduced in the Microsoft Office Project 2007 SDK. Many developers found it useful for creating, examining, and changing data…


Free Resources for Developers

Just in case you don’t receive the MSDN Flash Newsletter, there are three top stories this week: Free eBook: Moving to Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Still using Visual Studio 2008? Oops, you said 2005? Maybe 2003? We’re pleased to announce another free offering from Microsoft Press (336 pages). 31 Days of Windows Phone 7 Jeff…


New blog–Jan’s Project 2010 blog

Dear all – I will continue posting developer-related information to this blog, but there was a lot of “other” content that would not fit perfectly here. So I have created a new blog on where I continue posting Project 2010 relevant information and top of mind thoughts Few are there already If you are…