MSP Task % Complete mismatch. In PPM it shows 100%, while in MSP it shows 99%.

Document ID : KB000032475
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Issue:

 

In Microsoft Project (MSP), % Complete is incorrectly showing as 99% for one or more tasks, while it PPM it is showing as 100%.

 

Resolution:

Check to ensure the option: 'Updating Task status updates resource status' is unchecked. This is a required setting when integrating MSP and PPM.

Below are the steps to check this:

  1. Open MSP
  2. Go to File, Options
  3. Select Schedule
  4. Scroll down to the Calculation options for this project section
  5. Ensure the setting under 'Updating Task status updates resource status' in unchecked. If not, un-check it and click OK.

Additional Information:

  • Reference TEC1508652 for the status of the defect regarding Fixed Unit milestones
  • Reference TEC1447705 for the status of the defect regarding Fixed Duration milestones
  • Reference TEC1292553 for the status of the defect regarding tasks with assignments at 100% complete