Sorry, we were unable to open your project. Please try again. if this happens again, contact your administrator

In Project Server 2016 / 2013, In case you tried to open a project using Microsoft Project in Google Chrome, you will get the below error.

Sorry, we were unable to open your project. Please try again. if this happens again, contact your administrator

Sorry, we were unable to open your project. Please try again. if this happens again, contact your administrator


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Missing the “ADD TASK – EDIT LIST” Options in the Project Summary Web Part

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Why the “ADD TASK and EDIT LIST” options are missing in the Project Summary Web Part in Project Server?


Scenario

In Project Server 2013, I have a Project Site with the default Project Summary web Part,

In some project sites, I can find the option of “ADD TASK & EDIT LIST” as shown below:

Missing Add Task in Project Summary Web Part

But in other Project sites, I can’t find these options!

Missing the ADD TASK - EDIT LIST Options in the Project Summary Web Part


Cause

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Project Server: Your session became invalid because this project was also opened in another browser

In this article, I will show How to solve the below issue

Your session became invalid because this project was also opened in another browser

Your session became invalid because this project was also opened in another browser


Scenario

In Project Server 2013, when I tried to open a project schedule PDP as the following:

Your session became invalid because this project was also opened in another browser

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Power BI: Calculate The Project Status In Project Server

In this article, I will explain

How to Calculate The Project Status In Project Server based on the Project Start and Finish Date In Power BI?

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Missing Site Creation Setting in Project Server 2016

In this article, I will be fixing this issue

Missing Site Creation Settings in Project Server 2016


Scenario

In Project Server 2013, I was able to change the site creation setting from Central Administration by doing the following:

  • Open Central Administration > General Settings > Manage PWA.

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Create a New Project Based On 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 project items to Project Center in Project Server.

Solution

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

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:

Missing Delegation Feature in Project Server.gif


Cause

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