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Quickly start a new plan, build task lists, and assign resources
Share your plan and track your progress
Capture and fine-tune work and cost details
Use Gantt charts and other views and reports to visualize project schedules
Share resources across multiple plans and consolidate projects
Master project management best practices while you learn Project
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Tim Johnson's first connection with Project began as a product support professional at Microsoft, starting with Project 3.0 for MS-DOS. Later, Tim worked on the Project user assistance team, where he brought his firsthand knowledge of customers' issues to new learning solutions for Project. Tim remains involved in the computer industry and continues to look for ways to help customers better understand and use their computer applications. Tim is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) and Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP). Carl Chatfield is a content strategist and technical writer in the software development industry. Carl teaches in the Professional Technical Writing program at the University of Washington. He is a graduate of the masters program in Technical Communication at the University of Washington and is certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP) by the Project Management Institute.
Table of Contents from previous edition: Introduction to Microsoft Project Chapter 1: Microsoft Project, project management and you Chapter 2: A guided tour of Project Simple Scheduling Basics Chapter 3: Starting a new plan Chapter 4: Building a task list Chapter 5: Setting up resources Chapter 6: Assigning resources to tasks Chapter 7: Formatting and sharing your plan Chapter 8: Tracking progress Advanced Scheduling Techniques Chapter 9: Advanced task scheduling Chapter 10: Fine-tuning task details Chapter 11: Fine-tuning resource and assignment details Chapter 12: Fine-tuning the Project plan Chapter 13: Organizing project details Chapter 14: Tracking progress on tasks and assignments Chapter 15: Viewing and reporting project status Chapter 16: Getting your project back on track In-Depth and Special Subjects Chapter 17: Applying advanced formatting and printing Chapter 18: Advanced report formatting Chapter 19: Customizing Project Chapter 20: Sharing information with other programs Chapter 21: Consolidating projects and resources Appendices