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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 The Fundamentals

    1. Planning the Project

    2. Understanding Project Management

    3. What’s New in Project 2003?

    4. Understanding the Project 2003 Screen

    5. Using Common Views

    6. Using More Views

    7. Creating a New Project

    8. Entering the Project Scheduling Date

    9. Selecting the Project Calendar

    10. Adjusting Working Hours

    11. Adjusting Working Days

    12. Creating a New Base Calendar

    13. Using the Project Guide

    14. Printing a View

    15. Printing the Current View as a Report

    16. Getting Help

    17. Chapter One Review

  2. Chapter 2 Entering the Task List

    1. Entering Tasks

    2. Estimating Task Duration

    3. Entering Task Duration

    4. Entering a Milestone

    5. Organizing Tasks into Phases

    6. Linking Tasks

    7. Editing Task Links

    8. Unlinking Tasks

    9. Creating Recurring Tasks

    10. Using the Task Information Dialog Box

    11. Using Task Notes

    12. Using Task Hyperlinks

    13. Moving and Copying a Task

    14. Inserting and Deleting a Task

    15. Chapter Two Review

  3. Chapter 3 Entering and Assigning Resources

    1. Entering People Resources

    2. Entering Equipment Resources

    3. Entering Material Resources

    4. Adjusting Individual Resource Working Schedules

    5. Using Resource Notes

    6. Understanding Effort-Driven Project Scheduling

    7. Assigning Resources to Tasks

    8. Assigning Additional Resources to Tasks

    9. Assigning Material Resources to Tasks

    10. Chapter Three Review

  4. Chapter 4 Viewing the Project

    1. Using Split Views

    2. Sorting Information

    3. Grouping Information

    4. Filtering Information

    5. Using AutoFilters

    6. Viewing Details

    7. Using Zoom

    8. Chapter Four Review

  5. Chapter 5 Working with Tasks

    1. Overlapping Tasks

    2. Delaying Tasks

    3. Setting Task Deadlines

    4. Setting Task Constraints

    5. Splitting Tasks

    6. Understanding Task Type

    7. Assigning a Task Calendar

    8. Understanding Task Indicators

    9. Chapter Five Review

  6. Chapter 6 Working with Resources

    1. Delaying Resource Start Time

    2. Applying Predefined Resource Contours

    3. Specifying Resource Availability Dates

    4. Grouping Resources

    5. Assigning a Resource Calendar

    6. Chapter Six Review

  7. Chapter 7 Working with Costs

    1. Entering Resource Overtime Rates

    2. Specifying Pay Rates for Different Dates

    3. Adding Pay Rates for a Resource

    4. Applying a Different Pay Rate to an Assignment

    5. Using Material Resource Consumption Rates

    6. Entering Task Fixed Costs

    7. Chapter Seven Review

  8. Chapter 8 Balancing the Project

    1. Scheduling Resource Overtime

    2. Identifying Resource Overallocation

    3. Balancing Resource Overallocations Manually

    4. Balancing Resource Overallocations Automatically

    5. Chapter Eight Review

  9. Chapter 9 Updating Project Progress

    1. Saving a Baseline Plan

    2. Updating Project Progress

    3. Updating Task Actual Values

    4. Updating Task Completion Percentage

    5. Updating Actual Work

    6. Updating Actual Costs

    7. Chapter Nine Review

  10. Chapter 10 Checking Project Progress

    1. Viewing Project Statistics

    2. Viewing Project Costs

    3. Viewing the Project’s Critical Path

    4. Checking Duration Variance

    5. Checking Work Variance

    6. Checking Cost Variance

    7. Identifying Slipped Tasks

    8. Saving an Interim Plan

    9. Chapter Ten Review

  11. Chapter 11 Working with Reports

    1. Opening a Report

    2. Adding Page Elements to a Report

    3. Sorting a Report

    4. Defining Report Contents

    5. Saving a Project as a Web Page

    6. Chapter Eleven Review

  12. Chapter 12 Working with Multiple Projects

    1. Creating Links Between Projects

    2. Consolidating Projects

    3. Viewing Critical Paths for Multiple Projects

    4. Viewing Consolidated Project Statistics

    5. Creating a Resource Pool

    6. Chapter Twelve Review

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