Project Online: Setting a Status Manager with CSOM

Just a quick post today to share something that might help scenarios where you need to change a status manager for a task.  As you may well know, it isn’t possible to just select anyone to be a status manager for a task – and even in the client application you don’t see people in […]

Microsoft Planner and Guest Access: What you need to know

The new guest access feature for Microsoft Planner is now enabled for all farms – hopefully you saw the Message Center post! This Planner task version of the message center post is courtesy of my Office 365 Change Management example using Azure Functions.  There was also a Tech Community blog post by Jo Parkhurst – […]

Microsoft Planner: Where did my New plan option go?

This one should only affect administrators, but the behavior will also help explain why other users may not see the New plan option.  So what does this look like?  When Planner loads initially as it loads the New plan option can be seen – just above the Planner Hub option: But as the page finishes […]

Project Server 2013: Important dates and patches

As I write we are approaching an important date in the life of Project and Project Server 2013 – 10th April 2018 (thanks for the correction Andre!) will be the end of mainline support.  This includes SharePoint Server 2013 too.  This means that beyond this date we will only be taking fixes for the product […]

Microsoft Planner: When is a plan not a plan?

This posting came about from a customer query where they were not seeing all the plans in their mobile clients that they see on their Planner Hub on the web.  And the answer?  When it is a Group – that doesn’t yet have a Plan.  That is one answer anyway, and there could be some […]