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Microsoft Project 2003Task Entry and Linking
Microsoft Project 2003Introductory
Page 1 ©
The Mouse Training Company 
 
Microsoft Project 2003Task Entry and Linking
Table of Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS.......................................................................................................................2SECTION ONE......................................................................................................................................7INTRODUCTION TO MS PROJECT................................................................................................7W
HAT 
 
IS
M
ICROSOFT 
P
ROJECT 
?.............................................................................................................8U
NDERSTANDING
P
ROJECT 
M
ANAGEMENT 
.................................................................................................9MS P
ROJECT 
L
ANGUAGE
........................................................................................................................10
ERMINOLOGY
........................................................................................................................................11S
TARTING
MS P
ROJECT 
........................................................................................................................14The Office Assistant................................................................................................................14MS P
ROJECT 
- T 
HE
S
CREEN
.................................................................................................................16E
LEMENTS
 
OF
 
THE
D
EFAULT 
V
IEW
.........................................................................................................17V
IEWS
 
AND
ABLES
...............................................................................................................................18
HE
RACKING
G
ANTT 
V
IEW
................................................................................................................20MS P
ROJECT 
- M
ENUS
.........................................................................................................................21MS P
ROJECT 
- T 
HE
OOL
B
ARS
..........................................................................................................23P
ROJECT 
M
ANAGEMENT 
.........................................................................................................................26
HE
S
TAGES
 
OF
P
ROJECT 
M
ANAGEMENT 
................................................................................................28M
ONITORING
 
AND
A
DJUSTING
..............................................................................................................29MS Project - Operational Basics...........................................................................................29SECTION TWO..................................................................................................................................30PLANNING THE PROJECT..............................................................................................................30D
EFINING
 
THE
P
ROJECT 
.........................................................................................................................31The Goal.......................................................................................................................................31The Objectives...........................................................................................................................31The Specification......................................................................................................................31The Limitations...........................................................................................................................31P
ROJECT 
P
LANNING
...............................................................................................................................34C
OMPLETE
 
THE
P
ROJECT 
P
LAN
................................................................................................................35W
HERE
 
TO
B
EGIN
 
WITH
MS P
ROJECT 
..................................................................................................36Starting a New Project...........................................................................................................36Project Properties....................................................................................................................37
HE
C
ALENDAR
.....................................................................................................................................38C
REATING
 
A
N
EW
B
ASE
C
ALENDAR
........................................................................................................39S
AVE
 
THE
N
EW
P
ROJECT 
F
ILE
..............................................................................................................40Saving a Project.........................................................................................................................40E
NDING
 
A
P
ROJECT 
S
ESSION
................................................................................................................42Closing a Project........................................................................................................................42SECTION THREE...............................................................................................................................43Page 2 ©
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Microsoft Project 2003Task Entry and LinkingTASK ENTRY AND LINKING..........................................................................................................43E
NTERING
ASKS
..................................................................................................................................44The Task Information box/Task Sheet..............................................................................45
HE
ASK
E
NTRY
F
ORM
.......................................................................................................................47
ABLES
 
AND
 
DESCRIPTIONS
...................................................................................................................48Predecessor Table....................................................................................................................48O
THER
M
ETHODS
 
OF
A
DDING
ASKS
....................................................................................................50In the Gantt Chart or the Task Sheet................................................................................50Using the Task Information Form........................................................................................50Using The Network Diagram Chart.......................................................................................50A
DD
ASKS
...........................................................................................................................................51L
INKING
ASKS
....................................................................................................................................52D
EFINING
 
THE
S
UMMARY
ASKS
...........................................................................................................54
HE
A
UTO
C
ORRECT 
F
EATURE
................................................................................................................58SECTION FOUR.................................................................................................................................59RESOURCE MANAGEMENT............................................................................................................59R
ESOURCES
...........................................................................................................................................60Define the Resources...............................................................................................................60Reviewing and Navigating the Resource Sheet...................................................................61E
NTER
R
ESOURCES
................................................................................................................................62Adding Resources to the Resource Sheet..........................................................................62V
IEW
R
ESOURCES
.................................................................................................................................65The Resource Sheet.................................................................................................................65The Resource Graph.................................................................................................................65Viewing Resource Usage..........................................................................................................66Viewing the Details of a single Resource............................................................................66S
ET 
R
ESOURCE
C
ALENDARS
...................................................................................................................67Allocate Resources...................................................................................................................67E
DITING
R
ESOURCE
I
NFORMATION
........................................................................................................69Editing Data Entered by the User........................................................................................69R
EVIEW
R
ESOURCE
U
SAGE
.....................................................................................................................70I
NSERTING
 
AND
D
ELETING
R
ESOURCES
...................................................................................................71Working with Resources on the Fly.......................................................................................71Updating Resource Information on the Fly........................................................................72P
LANNED
IME
S
CALE
...........................................................................................................................74Lead Time and Lag Time..........................................................................................................74
HE
O
UTLINING
V
IEW
(S
UMMARY
)......................................................................................................75P
ROMOTING
 
AND
D
EMOTING
ASKS
.......................................................................................................76SECTION FIVE...................................................................................................................................77DISPLAY DATA AND COST FACTORS........................................................................................77U
SING
G
ANTT 
C
HARTS
.........................................................................................................................78Gantt Chart Principals..............................................................................................................78Changing the split between chart and table.......................................................................78Changing Time Scale.................................................................................................................78Changing the Palette................................................................................................................79Page 3 ©
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