Project and Project Server January 2017 Updates Released

Today saw the release of the January 2017 Public Update (PU) for Project Server 2013 and 2016. Client updates were released January 3rd and server updates on January 10th  The client updates release in the first week of the month and server in the second week release schedule. I’m dropping the 2010 updates as none…


Project Online Desktop Client: More new features to enjoy!

I posted yesterday about the upcoming control of versions that should encourage you to update your Project client software to the latest release – and one more feature just got turned on!  As well as the accessibility improvements and the Timeline labels shown on yesterday’s blog you can now see task progress right in the…


Using Project Online? Time to be sure you upgrade the client software

If you use Project Online, or any Office 365 subscription/program then I hope you all read the message center – or get someone who has access to read it for you (or even read it to you!) – at least once every week or two.  One of the recent postings is repeated below and relates…


Project and Project Server October 2016 Updates Released

Yesterday saw the release of the October 2016 Public Update (PU) for Project Server 2010, 2013 and 2016.  The Project 2010, 2013 and 2016 client updates were not released last week and released with the server releases this month. We are now delivering as Public Updates, although Server fixes are shipped just via the Download Center…


Project and Project Server December 2016 Updates Released

This week saw the release of the December 2016 Public Update (PU) for Project Server 2010, 2013 and 2016. Client updates were released December 6th and server updates on December 13th. The client updates release in the first week of the month and server in the second week release schedule. We are now delivering as Public Updates, although Server fixes are…


Project Online: New ways to work with Team Assignments

Rollout of this new Team Assignment feature recently completed in all our production Project Online tenants so thought it about time to do a write up.  It isn’t turned on by default – so you will not see anything change until you are ready for the new behavior.  First, I’ll show you where you turn…


Project and Project Server November 2016 Updates Released

This week saw the release of the November 2016 Public Update (PU) for Project Server 2010, 2013 and 2016. Client updates were released November 1st and server updates on November 8th. We are back to the client in the first week of the month and server in the second week release schedule. We are now delivering as…


Project Online: Looked at your message center lately? OData Changes coming

In case you haven’t looked at your Office 365 Message Center lately, or if you don’t have access as you are not an admin – and your admin doesn’t know that he needs to share information with you…  There are OData changes coming to Project Online.  These changes should start rolling out at the end…


Project Online: Notifications even if you don’t have Exchange Online

We are just rolling out some changes – and they should be hitting all Project Online tenant sites by now – which allow for Project notifications and reminders to be sent to accounts outside of Exchange Online.  So as long as you have a ‘Work email’ configured with the desired address for the user they…


Office 365 Project Time Reporter–and a very useful timesheet tip

Yesterday saw the announcement and availability of the Office 365 Project Time Reporter iOS app – which allows team members to use their iOS devices to submit timesheets and report progress on tasks tracked in Project Online.  You can get it from the Apple Store now – and there will be Android and Windows versions…