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  1. LINK MS PLANNER AND MS PROJECT !!!!!!!!!!!

    MS Project is a robust project management system that is difficult for none project managers to use. MS Planner is a intuitive user friendly project planning and collaboration tool. Combining the two / create a link to communicate work between the two provides the ultimate Project Team Management platform!!!!! We have had to hire a vendor to create this link... if they can do it, MS can do it. We would even pay for the connection!! It has been an amazing way for our business to manage projects because most people who are giving project owner duties wont ever be…

    3 votes
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  2. Insert additional vertical Line(s) like today-line

    I like to work with multiple timelines to Show and compare different Scenarios. In the first line i will usually Show Milestones. What i am missing here is an opportunity to add a vertical line the today-line to easier see and compare the Scenarios to the Milestone.

    3 votes
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  3. Task board field editing

    Enable editing task information directly in taskboard (without need of opening task information dialog window and finding all the fields that should be updated).

    3 votes
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  4. timeline scale

    Hello, I would like to adjust the timescale of the timeline, meaning the date ticks along the timeline, as it is for the Gantt chart.
    Thanks.

    3 votes
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  5. Provide the ability to allow resources to be assigned to multiple resource teams. Track Max Units at resource/team level and at Res level.

    Allow resources to be assigned to multiple teams. Allow the resource/team to have a Max Units %. Maintain the "Total Max Units" on the Resource Record. Do not allow the sum of the Max Units for the Resource/Resource Team combination to exceed the Resource Max Units value.

    3 votes
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  6. '%Physical Complete =100%' then stop Task Email Reminders (URGENT)

    When a task is complete in less time than baselined (budgeted) or less than Work, provide someway of stopping email reminders for tasks that are not 100% complete.

    When a resource sets '%Physical Complete to 100% then stop the email reminders for that task.

    3 votes
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  7. Resource Engagements - Notifications

    Resource Engagements - A notification should be sent to Resource Manager when Resource request is submitted. Also, a notification should be sent to respective PM when a request is either approved or rejected by Resource Manager.
    Currently, there is a provision of reminders however notifications are required to notify PMs/RMs involved in request process.

    Thanks.

    3 votes
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  8. Provide "undo flavors"

    Sometimes you need to undo only "data" changes (e.g. changes to duration or start date) and don't want to undo changes you've made to the view (e.g. columns, sorting, etc.). Provide the ability to undo "data changes only" or "view changes only" or "all changes (data and view)".

    3 votes
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  9. Allow resources to be unlinked from the O365 Account

    When a change in the resource profile occurs (for example RBS or an external resource becomes internal) the historical data regarding time entry needs to be saved.

    In order to make this happen a resource should be deactivated with the old settings and a new resource needs to be created with the new settings.

    Unfortunately this requires an entire new O365 account as the resource cannot be unlinked from the existing O365 account. Make sure the link can be broken for inactive resources.

    3 votes
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  10. More reliable Recycle Bin operation

    Currently, it is possible to delete critical components of the SharePoint site (workflows that are in active use) and they completely skip the recycle bin, making it impossible to cleanly recover from an accidental deletion of such a critical component. This is compounded by shoddy copy/paste behavior within the SharePoint Designer desktop tool, which I will address in another request.
    Please ensure that when a SharePoint resource is deleted, it goes to the recycle bin, in this case, at the very least, workflows, which can be represented as a single file, should be easily recoverable upon deletion just like any…

    3 votes
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  11. If the status date is set, use it to define the current sprint, rather than defaulting to the current date

    to calculate the current sprint, use the status date if it exists; the current sprint is the one that includes the status date. This brings the use of the Agile features in line with other items (move uncompleted work etc) that use the status date in pref to the current date if it exists.

    3 votes
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  12. Select All and Deselect All on multivalue custom fields

    For custom fields configured to "Allow multiple values to be selected from lookup table", we would like to have the ability to select and deselect all the values.
    This will allow the users to select all the values without having to select each value, something like the "Select All" feature available inside Excel.

    3 votes
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  13. Color-coding for Tasks on Timesheet Page

    It would be really helpful if the tasks can be color-coded on the Timesheet page view. That would make it easier to input work hours in the right task line. Attached is an example in Excel.

    3 votes
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  14. Keep history of generic resources engagements requests

    In resource engagement process PM normally sends out an engagement request for a generic resource (developer, tester, engineer, etc) which then replaced with a named resource by resource manager. The information on what was the initial generic resource request is lost.
    Please add an additional field for engagement request where the initial general resource name is kept.
    This will help to estimate the demand of generic resources. Often named resource can play multiple roles and can be assigned to different generic resources requests, so there is no 1 to 1 relationship between named resource and generic ones to build a…

    3 votes
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  15. Please add views to extract enterprise calendar data

    currently it is not possible to get data from the enterprise calendar such as public holidays.
    This constrains integration and extra cross checks.

    3 votes
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  16. Add and remove rows with CTRL SHIFT + and CTRL SHIFT -

    It would be great to be able to add and remove rows the same way it is done in Excel with the CTRL SHIFT shortcuts.
    I have a keyboard without the INSERT key and I find it annoying!

    Thanks
    Jerome

    3 votes
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  17. Resource Availability for Zero Max Units Computed using Resource Calendar

    Currently, when resources have zero max units, the resources' FTE values calculate based on seven day weeks rather than the resource calendar.

    Please change the calculation methodology to use the resource calendar.

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/2506962/resource-plan-fte-doesn-t-calculate-as-expected-when-max-units-are-0-o

    3 votes
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  18. 3 votes
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  19. 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.

    3 votes
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  20. 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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