Create a new task

If you have the appropriate permissions, you can easily create a new task in Project Web App using the Project Center.

  1. On the Quick Launch, under Projects, click Project Center.

  2. Click the name of an existing project in the list.

  3. On the Project tab of the Ribbon, click Edit.

  4. Enter a new task using one of the following methods:

    • Enter the task information in the blank row at the bottom of the list.

    • Copy and paste tasks from another program, such as Excel.

    • Insert a new task between two existing tasks by clicking the row that you want to appear below the new task, and then pressing Insert on your keyboard.

  5. When you've finished adding tasks, click Close to check the project back in.

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