Project Server 2010, 2013 and 2016 December 2015 PU Announcement

Yesterday saw the release of the December 2015 Public Update (PU) for Project 2010, 2013 and 2016, Project Server and SharePoint for 2010 and 2013.  We are now delivering as Public Updates, although Server fixes are shipped just via the Download Center and not via Windows Update (Unless there is a security element or a…


Project Online: New features rolling out!

There are a trio of new features rolling out right now to Project Online – see https://blogs.office.com/2015/12/03/3-new-enhancements-to-project-online/ for more details – but in summary: Project IDs – just so you don’t have to invent your own code to do this Email notifications – some have seen this already, but should be with everyone now New…


Project Server 2010, 2013 and 2016 November 2015 PU Announcement

Yesterday saw the release of the November 2015 Public Update (PU) for Project 2010, 2013 and 2016, Project Server and SharePoint for 2010 and 2013.  We are now delivering as Public Updates, although Server fixes are shipped just via the Download Center and not via Windows Update (Unless there is a security element or a…


Project Online: Notifications coming soon!

You may already have seen some other posts on this topic – and notifications in Project Online (aka Alerts and Reminders) will be rolling out to everyone soon.  Some of you may already be seeing the option on Additional Server Settings – and some will have started seeing some e-mails even though they haven’t yet…


Project Online: Resource Plan migration expectations

We should now be at 100% in terms of the roll-out of the Resource Management feature to our Project Online customers – so all of you have the chance to activate the feature – and we do still recommend that you first do this on your non-production tenant (you have 7 PWA instances you can…


Creating Project Pro Accounts with PowerShell

I just posted a PowerShell script shared by Chris Boyd from the Project Product Group that allows you to create new accounts to connect from Project Pro for Office 365 or Project Professional  to Project Online or Project Server.  This, in combination with Group Policy could be used to set accounts for many users in…


Project Server 2010 and 2013 October 2015 PU Announcement

Yesterday saw the release of the October 2015 Public Update (PU) for Project, Project Server and SharePoint for 2013, and Project Server and SharePoint 2010.  We are now delivering as Public Updates, although Server fixes are shipped just via the Download Center and not via Windows Update (Unless there is a security element or a…


Project 2016: Should I Upgrade?

*** Update 10/5/2016 – Please see the Admin Portal Message Center for the latest news – which will include the following message (truncated here) – you have until next February to upgrade to Project 2016 (or the subscription Project Online Desktop Client if you want to continue connecting to Project Online. MC75399 Published On :…


Project Online: Resource Management and Capacity Planning

I had a nice surprise when visiting my Project Online support tenant today – I can see that the new Resource Management and Capacity Planning features have been rolled out to my tenant.  The roll out started today (9/23/2015) and could take a little while before every tenant has the opportunity to activate the tenant…


Project Server 2010 and 2013 September 2015 PU Announcement

*** Update 9/18 – Uber package now released *** Yesterday saw the release of the September 2015 Public Update (PU) for Project, Project Server and SharePoint for 2013, and Project Server and SharePoint 2010.  We are now delivering as Public Updates, although Server fixes are shipped just via the Download Center and not via Windows…