In this article, I will explain
How to create a new project based on a SharePoint List item by mapping a the List Fields with Project Server Custom Feilds in Project Server 2016?
In our organization, we would like to create a “New Project Idea” SharePoint list, and once the new Idea is approved, we could be able to create a new project from a SharePoint list item.
In Project Server 2013 /2016, we are able to create a simple custom SharePoint list, then map its fields with Project Custom field.
Creating a Project from a list item would facilitate the Project creation process espicially for the users who are not familiar with creating a new project in Project Center.
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In this article, I will discuss and solve the issue of
Missing Delegation Feature in PWA Settings in Project Server 2016 / 2013.
In PWA Settings, you can’t find the Delegation Options below Personal Settings as shown below:
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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
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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 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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In some scenarios, you may need to share the same content to different types of users [Internal / External] through different URLs or different authentication types. In this case, you will need to extend your SharePoint web application.
Before we begin to explain How to extend a web application, you should first be aware of the following.
- When the web application is extended, a different Web Application and IIS are created.
- The main Web Application and the extended one will share the same Content Database.
- You can extend the web application to change the port number. Meanwhile, you can extend the web application to port 80 in case you use Host Header.
- Extending web application is used for extranet deployments in which different users access to the same content through different domains and different authentication type.
Below, I will show the simple steps to extend a SharePoint Web Application.
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In this hint, I’ll show How to Group By ‘Content-Type’ field in SharePoint list view?Scenario:
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In this hint, I’ll show How to Install Office Developer Tools for Visual Studio 2017 to avoid Missing Office / SharePoint template in Visual Studio 2017.
By dint of the “New Installation Experience (Workloads)” in Visual Studio 2017 that allow to Install Office Developer Tools directly without download Office Developer Tools from the Web Platform Installer as was in previous versions of Visual Studio.
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