Search in Arabic in Lookup Table Custom Field is not working in Project Server 2016 / 2013

Introduction

In this post, I will explain the detail steps of raising the below bug In Project Server 2016 /2013.

The search in Arabic in Lookup Table Custom Field is not working properly in Project Server 2016 / 2013.

In case, you suffer from this issue, Please visit User’s Voice to vote for Support for the Arabic language in Lookup Table Custom Field in Project Server 2016 / 2013 to be resolved as soon as possible.

Scenario

In Project Server 2016 / 2013, I tried to create a lookup table with Arabic Entries by doing the following:

  • Go to PWA Settings.
  • Below Enterprise Data, Click on Enterprise Custom Fields and Lookup Tables.
  • Scroll down to Lookup Tables for Custom Fields.
  • Create a new Lookup Table with Text type.
  • Add Arabic Entries.

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We couldn’t find the project detail page for this project in Project Server

In Project Center, I tried to open the details of an enterprise project by clicking on its name.

Project Center

But unfortunately, I got the following warning:

We couldn't find the project detail page for this project

we couldn't find the project detail page for this project

Cause: Continue reading “We couldn’t find the project detail page for this project in Project Server”

Change the Project Manager of an Enterprise Project in Project Server 2013

I have a primary project manager for a whole project and multiple project managers who are responsible for managing the task updates and assignments within a project and are separate from the primary project manager.

  • The Primary Project Manager is called Owner.
  • Other Project Managers are called Status Manager.
    • The purpose of Status Manager?
      • This is particularly useful when different status managers are responsible for various aspects or phases of the project, or if the main Project Manager is absent or have a vacation, he can delegate another one as Status Manager to take ownership of the task assignments, so as to receive all status updates.

In this article, I will explain How to change the Project Manager of an Enterprise Project in Project Server 2013.by following the mentioned two steps below: Continue reading “Change the Project Manager of an Enterprise Project in Project Server 2013”

Missing Strategy Quick Launch in Project Server

In Project Server, I couldn’t find the Strategy links related to the portfolio analyses within the left navigation.

Strategy Links not found

Cause : Continue reading “Missing Strategy Quick Launch in Project Server”

Attach a Related Issue / Risk to Specific Task in Project Server 2013

In Project Server 2013, I received a new task In Tasks Section as shown below:

Tasks

I need to attach a related risk item from Risk list in Project Site to this task before submit it for approving. But unfortunately, I don’t discover any option to achieve that!

Edit task-Attachments
In this hint, I elaborate How to Add a Related Issue / Risk to a particular Task in Project Server 2013 by following the mention steps below: Continue reading “Attach a Related Issue / Risk to Specific Task in Project Server 2013”

Project Site is not created automatically during createing a new project in Project Server

When I tried to create a new project inside Project Center in Project Server 2013

Create New Project

The Project was created successfully, but when I tried to open it’s connected Project Site.

Open Project Site

I got “There is no site configured for this project” as shown below.

There is no site configured for this project

Cause: Continue reading “Project Site is not created automatically during createing a new project in Project Server”

Get PWA Instance details via SharePoint Management Shell in Project Server

When I tried to get the Project Web App database name for a particular PWA Instance via navigating to:

  • Central Administration > Application Management > Manage Service Application > Manage Project Web Apps.

Application Management

But unfortunately, I couldn’t find  “View, Edit, Delete” options as shown below:

missing-view-edit-delete-options-within-manage-project-web-apps-in-project-server (2)

To know the root cause of missig  “View, Edit, Delete” options within Manage Project Web App inside Central Administration, you should check View, Edit, Delete options are missing within Manage Project Web Apps in Project Server.

In this hint, I will explain How to get  a PWA Instance details with its related content database via SharePoint Management Shell, by following the mentioned steps below:

Steps:
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