Article ID: 321669 - View products that this article applies to.
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For a Microsoft Project 2003 version of this article, see 823469
For tasks, you cannot display progress bars that are based on the Physical Percent (%) Complete field in Microsoft Project 2002.
Microsoft Project 2002 does not directly support a bar style definition that is based on the Physical % Complete field.
To work around this issue, calculate the date through which the progress is complete, and base the calculation on the Physical % Complete field. To do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
The Physical % Complete task field shows a percent complete value that you can use to calculate the budgeted cost of work performed (BCWP). This field is also named Earned Value % Complete.
For more information about how to use the Physical % Complete field in your projects, click Microsoft Project Help on the Help menu, type earned value fields in the Office Assistant or the Answer Wizard, and then click Search to view the topics returned.