When you first open Project 2013, you are presented with a series of templates… this is a new (and on the whole pleasant experience) which should make using Project easier, especially the Get Started template which walks you through some of the nice new features in Project 2013.
Where is the list of . . . → Read More: Project 2013 – Template mysteries unravelled.
These days we are presented with different options and price points for utilising on premise or on line services, and as a consultant, I’ve been using different versions of hosted Exchange for the last eight years (my mantra is stick to what you know!); two years ago I migrated to Office 365. With . . . → Read More: Using O365 email for notifications within Project Server 2013 on premise
In case you missed the announcements, TechED Europe is happing in Madrid from the 25-28th June. Though I’m not speaking this year, I will be on Microsoft’s Project stand, and will also be signing my book at the O’Reilly stand. I’ve a tonne of discount codes available for my book, so please stop by . . . → Read More: TechEd Europe
Promising to keep the blogs going, but with a bias towards Project and Project Server 2013 (check out the book here…), I thought I’d blog this little issue.
Project Server 2013 (hereon in known as PS2013) introduces the timeline to the web, which is a great feature – so thank you Microsoft for that.
. . . → Read More: Resetting the colour on the Project Server 2013 Timeline
If you didn’t already know, Microsoft provide an out of the box solution to integrate Project Server and Team Foundation Server called “Team Foundation Server Extensions for Project Server”. I’ve dealt with several organisations who have the requirement to track their agile development (managed in TFS) in Project Server (via PWA), and we . . . → Read More: Instant Team Foundation Server 2012 and Project Server 2010 Integration How-to
[UPDATE] – the link to view the recording of the presentation is here
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Save the date – 6th March 2013
Microsoft have kindly asked me to give a presentation on Project 2013 Reporting – I did one for the MPUG before Christmas, so I’m excited about running this again, only . . . → Read More: Do you want to find out more about Reporting in Project 2013?
Cost resources are a very useful feature of Project (and also therefore of Project Server), but there is at least one rule you need to follow.
Rather than telling you how to use cost resources, I’ll point you at the an article from Microsoft which explains their use (and because links sometimes get . . . → Read More: Using Cost Resources–best practise
One of the greatest things about Project 2013 is the new reporting section. The old tabular reports have been pulled, leaving us with Visual Reports (which were first introduced in Project 2007) and the new reports feature, called, wait for it, “Reports”.
I’m going to concentrate this blog just on the new Reports feature. . . . → Read More: Project 2013 Reports–reason enough to upgrade
I’ve recorded my experience of installing Project Pro for O365 using click 2 run (C2R) over a public WIFI (<2mbs) – parts 1&2 of this video are available on YouTube below.
<120818> UPDATE – part 2 of the video (installing Project Pro for O365 using click to run) is available on YouTube here
Please note, . . . → Read More: The next version of Project – unscrambling the products…
Update – just so you know I was there…
Just to say I’m going to be at the “ask the experts” stand at TechEd, answering questions on Project, Office and O365. It would be good to put some faces to names, so please drop by to say hello.
. . . → Read More: TechEd Europe–Amsterdam, 26-29 June.