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  1. 'Can Level' resource field when set to 'No' should disable overallocated resouces from displaying in the bold red font

    'Can Level' resource field when set to 'No' should disable overallocated resouces from displaying in the bold red font

    At present when resources are overallocated they are displayed in a red font, and the task Indicator column displays a red body icon where the resource assigned are overallocated.

    What I would like to see is that if the resource field 'Can Level' is set to 'No', the overallocated resource should not be displayed in red font and not cause the red body icon to be displayed in the task Indicator column.

    One particular justification for this is that when using…

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      0 comments  ·  Resource Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Improve CSOM

      CSOM currently is useless.... we have been doing an integration project with the Customer using CSOM data.

      This CSOM is no where near PSI. Every time at every request you need to - Context.load and execute Query which adds on more time executing the code.

      Please let me know if there is more efficient way to do this.

      Please improve CSOM. Really Pathetic. and MS Support is useless. Really bad

      11 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Developer APIs (PSI, CSOM, ODATA...)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Task Notes categories

        It would be great to allow colors selection for task Notes, to better categories them.
        Also, if the MS-Project team can review "Tableau" and incorporate some of its features.

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          0 comments  ·  Project and Task Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Make 'Start' and 'finish' dates Read only

          PMs often change 'Start' and 'Finish' dates for tasks accidently which, in turn, applies scheduling constraints to tasks. This often introduces confusion and complexity into a schedule.

          Instead I suggest that 'Start' and 'Finish' columns for 'Auto scheduled' tasks be made read only. (if you want to adjust dates, use manually scheduled tasks).

          If a PM wants to impose fixed date (my means of a Scheduling Constraint) they could double click on the task and from the advanced tab of the Task Information apply a scheduling constraint from there.

          I understand that this is a significant paradigm shift for Project…

          23 votes
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            5 comments  ·  Project Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • engagements

            CSOM API for Engagements in Project Server 2016 on premise is missing.
            Please add CSOM API or allow another way to update engagements programmatically.

            The Engagements CSOM API works well for Project Online but fails when attempteing the exact same code on 16 On Premise (minus the authentication off course).
            The error seems to be coming from the server:
            “Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ServerException: Field or property “Engagements” does not exist.
            at Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ClientRequest.ProcessResponseStream(Stream responseStream)
            at Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ClientRequest.ProcessResponse()"

            28 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Developer APIs (PSI, CSOM, ODATA...)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Sum value is not displaying on the Sharepoint list with advanced feature

              I tried enabling display sum value for the custom list for the manual entry number type fields but the Sum values are not showing up on the list with new feature. But I can see them when changed back to the classic experience. May I know Is this a product issue? or do I need make any changes to see the Sum value with advanced feature?

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                0 comments  ·  Views Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Online teamplanner

                Ability to view teamplanner online in PWA. The teamplanner view is all a lot of my workers care about. It's frustrating that they have to look off my client or I have to take screenshots and email them. The resource assignment view doesn't quite hit the mark either.

                Be handy if this also blocked out dates in StaffHUb too as we use both for adhoc deskless workers as well as big projects that use the same resource pool.

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                  0 comments  ·  Resource Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Allow multiple allocations per resource based on type of project

                  Allowing for multiple time allocations per resource based on the type of project will allow for more granular management of resources. Allow a resource to have a certain number of hours per week to work on specific types of projects. For example, in a 40 hour work week, a resource could have 4 time buckets/allocations each with 10 hours (hypothetically these could be for Innovation Work, Maintenance Projects, R&D projects, and Special Projects.

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                    0 comments  ·  Resource Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Provide the ability to close an entire project for time entry with one click.

                    Provide the ability to close an entire project for time entry with one click.

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                      0 comments  ·  Project and Task Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • If a user has been acting as a delegate for a prolonged period of time (say 12 hours), the system should automatically close that delegate s

                      If a user has been acting as a delegate for a prolonged period of time (say 12 hours), the system should automatically close that delegate session. If the delegate session remains and the delegated resource is inactivated, the user who is acting as a delegate loses access to PjO until that delegated resource is reactivated.

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                        0 comments  ·  Project and Task Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • The Microsoft Reporting database should capture deletes as logical deletes vs physical deletes.

                        The Microsoft Reporting database should capture deletes as logical deletes vs physical deletes.

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                          0 comments  ·  Business Intelligence and Reporting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Add the ID of the resource who Approved the timesheet to the Timesheets table in the Microsoft reporting database.

                          Add the ID of the resource who Approved the timesheet to the Timesheets table in the Microsoft reporting database.

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                            0 comments  ·  Time and Task Tracking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Add an approval timestamp for when the timesheet is approved to the Timesheets table in the Microsoft reporting database.

                            Add an approval timestamp for when the timesheet is approved to the Timesheets table in the Microsoft reporting database.

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                              0 comments  ·  Time and Task Tracking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • When a delegate session is initiated for timesheet approval, the delegate ID should be captured as the person who actually approved the time

                              When a delegate session is initiated for timesheet approval, the delegate ID should be captured as the person who actually approved the timesheet.

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                                0 comments  ·  Time and Task Tracking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Deliverables DEpendencies odata

                                Hi, it would be good to improve the deliverable/dependency data in order to create a map report.

                                6 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Developer APIs (PSI, CSOM, ODATA...)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                  • Resource Managers only see the description when they receive an engagement request not the comments.

                                    Resource Managers should be able to view comments from the comments field that Project Managers include with the engagement request. They only see the description. When the Resource Manager accepts/rejects/edits the request, they can add comments which the PM sees in Project Pro but again these comments are not visible to the Resource Manager. Resource Manager should see the comments when they receive the request.

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                                      0 comments  ·  Resource Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • When I Email/Skype about WBS item. please include contextural info (or hyperlink) automatically.

                                      PROJECT 2016 (ANY): I want to Email/Skype someone a WBS element and include all the contextural info (or hyperlink) automatically, so when I ask if WBS item 1.C.1 is complete, the recipient automatically knows what I am talking about. This would be great for reconciling WBS to action items with users who don't update on-time. PM can just go thru the project and do ad-hoc notifications.
                                      Applicable to all MS-Office, shared XLS, PPT files for example.

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                                        0 comments  ·  UI and Look & Feel  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Improve performance. The queue jobs are not moving...

                                        Improve performance. The queue jobs are not moving...

                                        3 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Admin Operations and Settings  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Project Online with oData cloud hosted - Delta changes

                                          It would be really helpful to have the project online database have the extra fields as posted by Microsoft this this post for hosted users: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/dn794163.aspx

                                          We pull reports from a local server for reports. We are currently having to pull 8 GB of data a night because we want the changes from the data before. Some of the tables are growing quickly causing the process to get a little longer over time. Because it takes so long any network connection issues cause us to start that table over again.

                                          This would help any customer that wants to have a…

                                          2 votes
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                                            1 comment  ·  Business Intelligence and Reporting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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