Rollup…Rollup Milestone Dates to the Project Center
April 16, 2019
An important part of a project manager’s job is to manage the dates for milestones and other key tasks in a project. The dates for these key tasks are monitored very closely by executives in an organization, and Project Web Access is an excellent tool to keep the management team informed about these tasks in your project.
The Project Center in Project Web Access allows you to create dashboard views to display high-level information about your project. However, in order to see detailed information about milestones and other key tasks, a user needs to “drill-down" from the Project Center to get the project details.
Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to display the dates for key tasks and milestones in your project directly in the Project Center, without requiring executives to have to drill down to get to the details for your project? This article describes a step by step approach for how you can display the dates for these important tasks in a Project Center view, eliminating the need to drill-down into a project to get to the details. We will use the template “MSF Application Development" that is included with Microsoft Project as the basis for this example. Read More