Update of Project 2010 SDK–Online and Download

The Project 2010 SDK download and the MSDN online release are both updated. The updates have the same URLs as previous releases: SDK Online: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms512767(office.14).aspx SDK Download: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=46007f25-b44e-4aa6-80ff-9c0e75835ad9&displaylang=en When you install the download, it adds links in the Start menu, under Microsoft SDKs\Project 2010 SDK. Project Developer Center: http://msdn.microsoft.com/project New conceptual / how-to topic: How…


My VBA macro from Project 2007 doesn’t work in Project 2010!

If you have a VBA macro that worked in Project 2007 and doesn’t work in Project 2010, here are some things to try. There are quite a few members from Project 2007 that are deprecated and hidden in Project 2010. Some of the hidden members still work as they did in Project 2007, some simply do nothing, and…


RTM update of the Project 2010 SDK

The Project 2010 SDK download and the MSDN online release are both published, and the Project Developer Center portal is updated. They have the same URLs as previous releases: Project Developer Center: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/office/aa905469.aspx <– This is the place to start. All of the portal pages are updated, including the Videos and Webcasts page. SDK Online:…


Project SP2!

We have released SP2. For more details, check out Christophe’s blog:  http://blogs.msdn.com/chrisfie/archive/2009/04/28/announcing-service-pack-2-sp2-for-microsoft-project-2007-and-microsoft-project-server-2007.aspx Chris


Canceling the Before Save Event

Hello, A good question came in yesterday; how to cancel the Project Before Save event in Project client: Public Sub GlobalApplication_ProjectBeforeSave(ByVal pj As Project, ByVal SaveAsUi As Boolean, Cancel As Boolean)          Cancel = True       End Sub (For demonstration and simplicity, this event handler just cancels all saves. You would most likely want to add validation…


Version 2 of the Office Interactive Developer Map

Just got an e-mail from Jim that Version 2 of the Microsoft Office Interactive Developer Map was published today, by the Office Developer Center folks. The new version includes lots of new stuff (new products and new interactive links) – such as VS2008, Communications Server, Performance Point Server, Office Business Application (OBA) resources, and more….


Reading Assignment Enterprise Custom Field Values with VBA

Hello, There has been a number of people asking how to read assignment enterprise custom field values with VBA. In fact, we ran into this issue internally with our dogfood efforts and fixed it in SP1. So, if you need to get/set assignment custom field values, the first step is to download SP1: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=cec3e1e2-d802-4a03-bc78-05c48472559b&displaylang=en Once…


Project 2007 Service Pack 1 has Released Today!

Hello, I know a lot of you are interested in Project 2007 Service Pack 1. It has been released to the web! Project Professional and Project Standard SP1: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=CEC3E1E2-D802-4A03-BC78-05C48472559B&displaylang=en Here are the instructions for installing Project Server SP1: http://technet2.microsoft.com/Office/en-us/library/c3b86049-7cba-4b9c-8335-e37fb6e7518a1033.mspx?mfr=true Also, the Office SP 1 is available here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=9EC51594-992C-4165-A997-25DA01F388F5&displaylang=en   Chris


Project Conference 2007 is Quickly Approaching

I just wanted to give a quick update about the Project Conference that is coming up at the end of October in Seattle. This is going to be our biggest conference ever! With sessions covering everything from how to get started with Project to managing a large EPM solution. There is entire track of sessions that is focused…


New Technical Article: "Importing Project 2007 Tasks from Excel Using a Managed Code Add-In"

Jim has just posted a new technical article. Here are some details he sent me:    The article “Importing Project 2007 Tasks from Excel Using a Managed Code Add-In” is now published in the Technical Articles section of the Project 2007 SDK.   Article URL: http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb738433.aspx    Associated download: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=416b606a-88c8-496f-9ad3-9afa09780e12&displaylang=en    The article:   — Explains…