Create a New Project From SharePoint List Item In Project Server 2016

In this article, I will explain

How to bulk add projects from a SharePoint List into Project Server 2016?


Scenario

I have a “New Projects” SharePoint list, and I need to bulk add all list SharePoint items to Project Center in Project Server.

Create a New Project Based On SharePoint List Item In Project Server 2016

In Project Server 2013 /2016 as well as Project Online, you can easily import SharePoint list items into Project server by using Create Project button as shown below:

Create a new project based on SharePoint List item in Project Server 2016

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The Create Project button will help you to create multiple projects from the SharePoint list items by mapping the SharePoint list columns with the Project Web App Fields.

This way would facilitate the Project creation process especially for the users who are not familiar with creating a new project in Project Center.

Note: There is no a specific number for the selected list items that will be converted/imported to Project Server.

This is mainly depends on the current hardware specifications of your farm. Meanwhile, it’s recommended to convert from 5 to 10 list items to projects per one time.

Steps
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Missing Delegation Feature in Project Server

In this article, I will discuss and solve the issue of

Missing Delegation Feature in PWA Settings in Project Server 2016 / 2013.


Scenario

In PWA Settings, you can’t find the Delegation Options below Personal  Settings as shown below:

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Cause

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You can’t inactivate a task that’s in progress in Microsoft Project

In this hint, I will show How to set a task as inactive in Microsoft Project without facing the below issue.

You can’t inactivate a task that’s in progress

You can't inactivate a task that in progress


Scenario

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