Lesson 2: Lab 1 Create Commercial Construction Plan

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     image003.gif   Lab 1 - Create Commercial Construction Plan 
      

        Using Project Plan 365 for PC/Server application, create a project plan describing the construction of an office building. This should cover the scheduling phase of your project. Perform in order the following steps:

  • Step 1: Define general settings for your project regarding date format, currency and text styles (see Practice section from General Settings topic)
  • Step 2: Set the start date of your project (see Practice section from Set Project Start Date topic)
  • Step 3: Set the default type for the tasks in your project (see Practice section from Select Default Schedule Type topic)
  • Step 4: Define the tasks in your project and enter the WBS (tasks list) (see Practice section from Create New Task (WBS) topic)
  • Step 5: Create the milestones of your project to better track your project progress (see Practice section from Create Milestone topic)
  • Step 6: Add recurring tasks in your project (see Practice section from Add Recurring Tasks topic)
  • Step 7: Add constraints to your tasks in your project to beteer fit your scheduling needs (see Practice section from Constraints topic)
  • Step 8: Create the outline of your project and indent the tasks to reflect main phases from your project (see Practice section from Outline Tasks topic)
  • Step 9: Create a copy of it and paste it under a different summary task (see Practice section from Insert/Delete/Move/Copy topic)
  • Step 10: Link the tasks from your project to create dependencies among them in order to reflect relationships between your tasks (see Practice section from Link and Unlink Tasks topic)
  • Step 11: Modify the type of a task from your project to better reflect your scheduling needs (see Practice section from Modify Task Type topic)
  • Step 12: See the task mode of your tasks (see Practice section from Task Mode topic)

         At the end of these steps, you should obtain a project plan like CommercialConstruction_lesson2.mpp ​.​​​



 

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