Project Server 2007: PWA Provisioning issue after February CU – Cannot insert duplicate key row

**** Update  (Thanks for the reminder to update this one Seth)  This issue is resolved by the August CU for Project Server 2007 the details of which can be found at and the direct link is Details of the specific issue and fix: You install the update that is described in Microsoft Knowledge Base […]

Project Server 2007: Changed behavior with Activity Plans and Timephased time tracking

*** Update *** See for details of settings changes to see previous behaviour, and for the CU details that reverted to the previous behavior for Activity Plans and Proposals.  Sometimes we fix bugs and then find that customers had been relying on the “broken” behavior.  I have covered this topic in some comment postings to […]

Project Server Webcast: Check-in Pending Secrets Revealed!

Well maybe not secrets, but hopefully the webcast tomorrow (5/28/2009) will give more insight to the workings and architecture of the Active Cache.  And if “tomorrow” is in the past the webcast is/was recorded.  Chris Boyd will be presenting with Jan Kalis, and certainly myself and possibly Aik Chen will be along for the Q&A. […]

Project Server 2007: License type set to trial after loading Office Server Service Pack 2 (SP2)

*** Update 2*** A fix for this issue is now released, and a replacement SP2 download will be available 4-6 weeks from now (and now is 6/26/2009).  See   ***Update***  The KB for this issue is now live at but currently it does not say that this issue also applies to Microsoft Office Project Server […]

Project Server 2007: SP2 Recorded Webcast Now Available

For those who couldn’t make the webcast last month Christophe has now posted details of the recording and other SP2 resources.  Christophe and Adrian presented and answered questions covering Project 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2) as well as the Project 2007 April Cumulative Updates – and future planning guidelines for Project Server 2010. Technorati Tags: […]

Windows 7: Great Microsoft Learning Resources

I don’t usually do too many of the me-too type blog postings unless the technology is Project related, like SQL and SharePoint, but I’ve been so impressed with Windows 7 both at work and at home that I am more than happy to share with you this new material from Microsoft Learning! What’s New in […]

Office System and Servers SP2 and Cumulative Updates for April 2009

The Office Sustained Engineering team have put together a great FAQ blog on the recently (partially) released SP2 and April Cumulative updates. Please see for the full details. These cover the Microsoft Office System and Microsoft Office Servers, including Project Server 2007. In case you wondered – this is the team that put together […]