Workflow Phase Name (project field)

The Workflow Phase Name field specifies the current workflow phase for a selected project. A phase represents a collection of stages grouped together to identify a common set of activities in the project life cycle. Typical workflow phases are Create, Select, Plan, and Manage, although these phase names may be customized. This field is a component of the Project Server workflow framework.

Data Type    Enumerated

Entry Type    Entered

Best Uses    Add the Workflow Phase Name field to a project page when you want to see where a project is in its life cycle.

Example    You manage a portfolio of projects, and you want to see the life cycle phases for all your projects so that you can better analyze and plan for future projects. You add the Workflow Phase Name field to the Project Center.

Remarks    You can view or specify workflow components in Project Server by looking at the server settings in Project Web App

Applies To: Project 2010, Project Professional 2013, Project Server 2010, Project Standard 2013, Project Standard 2010

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