How to edit Project calendar in Microsoft Project

By default when we create a new project in Microsoft Project it use 5 day work week. How about we want to use 6 day work week.

I will show you how to do it.

We have a simple project using default 5 days work week.


We can see a task with 10 days duration start on 16-Sep and finish on 29-Sep.

Now we will change Project calendar from 5 days work-week to 6 days work-week. Continue reading “How to edit Project calendar in Microsoft Project”


What does “Effort driven” option in Microsoft Project do?

You may wonder what does “Effort driven” option in Task Detail Form do?


Here I have 2 tasks.

Task A doesn’t have Effort driven check. When I assign 2 resources to it, the Work unit for each resource doesn’t change (80h for each resource). No matter how many resource I assign, each resource will get 80h.


Continue reading “What does “Effort driven” option in Microsoft Project do?”