Periodic Tasks for Project Managers

Periodic Tasks for Project Managers  ?  Daily  Check the queue for Failed and Blocking jobs related to your plan in Server Settings > My Queued Jobs.  Review the errors related to failed and blocking jobs to troubleshoot.  Cancel Failed and Blocking jobs and/or re-submit them if required.  Check email notifications for the resources for undue…


Project Server 2016 upgrade error – "The project schema has not been provisioned in Content database"

Upgrade to Project Server 2016 environment fails with below error message.   Migrate-SPProjectDatabase : The project schema has not been provisioned in Content database '2013_ProjectWebApp'.     Use the Upgrade-SPContentDatabase command to upgrade the Content database and then retry the migration command At line:1 char:1 + Migrate-SPProjectDatabase + ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~     + CategoryInfo          : InvalidArgument: (Microsoft.Offic…ProjectDatab   …

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Real world problems upgrading to Project Server 2013

I recently helped a customer upgrade from Project Server 2010 to Project Server 2013. In the course of preparing, testing, and then running the actual upgrade, we ran into 7 problems that affected the upgrade. I want to share these so you can include them in your upgrade planning. These problems can be planned for…


Active Directory Synchronization job fails or partially fails in Project Server 2013.

================================== Detail/background of the intermittent issue AD Sync process sometimes shows an error message and the process partially fails if it finds any inactive or disabled users in the AD group(s) that are synchronized. It is an issue with both the enterprise resource pool (ERP) and group sync processes. This behavior can be applicable to…


SPUpdatedConcurrencyException: An update conflict has occurred, and you must re-try this action.

I frequently build and tear down PWA instances on my test servers. Today on my Project Server 2013 farm, I had failed to provision PWA, deleted the attempted instance, and tried again to no avail. Finally, I did a little research on the error I was seeing in the application event log. Here's the error:…


Project Server 2013 and Microsoft® SQL Server® 2014 Supported?

I have received a number of questions from our customers lately asking if SQL Server 2014 is supported for use with  SharePoint 2013 and Project Server 2013. According to the Hardware and software requirements for Project Server 2013 documentation…. As long as your environment is post Service Pack 1 you will be able to utilize Microsoft®…