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Push calendar change to the project

Posted on 2010-08-17
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I have access to PWA running Project Server 2007. On my comp. I have a trial of Project Professional 2007.

I've created a project in PWA from a 2007 project file, when doing so it changed my finish dates. Likely due to the fact that the original enterprise calendar has Sat & Sun's off. I made the adjustment to that enterprise calendar now how do I update my finish dates in the project?
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by:SANTABABY
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Please try to level resource after you've made changes to the calendar. The option is available under the tools menu.
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by:rsirinek6849
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Didn't seem to edit the . I have no resources in my project.... not my design. They plan via duration and predecessors. Is that the problem?
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by:rsirinek6849
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what i did to fix it was to set the first task to the calendar i wanted all the tasks to use. Now my PWA project has the same dates at the local.
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by:SANTABABY
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The tasks which have no resource are treated as they are done by the unassigned (predefined in project) resource.
Anyway, I created a similar scenario like yours in Project 2003. The completion dates DO change as I change working time in my project calendar.
I recommend you to double check your calendar (Tools->Change working time ) and make sure that non-working days are marked properly.
If you want, you may post a sample project file (.mpp) here.
Thanks.
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Dr. Thomas Henkelmann earned 250 total points
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Hi,

to make calendar changes available to all projects you need to go to "Server Settings".."Enterprise Calendar". Select a calendar (usually "Standard") and edit as needed.

Then open the project from the server and check/set in "Project"..Project Information" that this calendar is selected. This makes sure that all tasks in the project use this calendar as well.

Regards

Thomas
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