What do the indicators on the Tasks page mean?

The Tasks page displays your assigned tasks and may display a number of graphical indicators. The following table describes these indicators and their meanings.



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The task was added since you last viewed this page.

No action required. If you want to request that this assignment be deleted, delete the new task.

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The Actuals were rejected by the project manager.

Contact your project manager to resolve the problem, and then resubmit the actuals.

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The assignment was changed since you last saved its status. Any changes you made were overwritten with those made by the project manager.

Review the changes to the assignment, and consult with the project manager as needed.

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You entered the status and saved it, but the status has not yet been submitted.

No action required. Click Submit Selected when you are ready to send the status to your manager.

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A note is attached to this task.

Click the note indicator to read the note.

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A document is associated with this task.

Select the task, and then select a document from the list to view it.

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A risk is associated with this task.

Select the task, and then select a risk from the list to review it.

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An issue is associated with this task.

Select the task, and then select an issue from the list to review it.

Why can't I perform some actions in Microsoft Office Project Web Access?

Depending on the permissions settings you used to log on to Project Web Access, you may not be able to see or use certain features. Also, what you see on some pages may differ from what is documented if your server administrator customized Project Web Access and did not customize the Help to match.

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