This hotfix fixes the
following issues that were not previously documented in a Microsoft Knowledge
When you import timesheets on the My Tasks page in
Microsoft Office Project Web Access (PWA), time is not always imported
correctly. This issue may occur when timesheets are re-imported or when
overtime hours are recorded.
If the site regional setting is Danish or Norwegian, you
may receive the following error message when you save a lookup table:
After you apply Project Server 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1),
the timesheet does not show the same column width on the My Timesheet page as
Therefore, it is difficult or impossible for you to read the column header
When you add resource custom fields to a timesheet view,
the timesheet view is displayed correctly. However, when you add values for the
custom fields, and then save or submit the timesheet, the values are
The task updates may fail if a calendar error occurs during
Consider the following scenario. You create a Project-level
custom field that uses a formula, and the formula contains more than two other
custom fields. Then, you change the values of the custom fields in PWA. In this
scenario, the Project-level custom field becomes blank when you publish the
changes in PWA.
Note This issue only occurs if a
language pack is applied together with Project Server 2007.
The Progress field in
the My Tasks view is not calculated correctly if the
calendar does not use eight hours per day.
If you try to approve several timesheets at the same time,
only the first timesheet is approved.
You successfully performed a restore of a farm to a
different computer. However, when you try to visit the PWA site, you receive
the following error message:
When you save and publish a project plan in PWA, the custom
fields that use formulas are not recalculated.
On the Project Center page, a value is displayed in the
Work column for a cost resource when there is no work for this
Summary resource assignments values may not match those under Other
Projects and Commitments in the Resource Usage view.
When a resource tries to import a timesheet into My Tasks,
the import page only refreshes. The import page does not import the timesheet
if the resource is not the assignment owner of the activity plan.
Note The assignment owner cannot be changed for tasks that are first
assigned to one resource, and then reassigned to the second resource.
When you edit a status report, you may receive the
The specified start date occurs in
the past. Specify a new start date that is not earlier than today.
Therefore, the start date of the report must be changed.
If you try to preview or accept more than approximately
54 tasks on the Task Updates page at the same time,
the Task Updates page stops responding,
returns no data, or you
receive the following error message:
An unexpected error has occurred.
On the Close Tasks to Update page, you cannot publish a
task that has only cost resources assigned. The task is not closed to
Note This issue occurs for both local cost resources and enterprise
When you create a timesheet, you may receive the following
Note This issue occurs if the site regional setting is Norwegian and
the project is created by using the Norwegian version of Microsoft Office
Project Professional 2007.
bars are not displayed in the Project Center view for custom durations.
may experience the following symptoms:
Resource Center takes a long time to load if there are
The Task Updates page takes a long time to load if
tasks have long durations.
After a resource updates a task, the updated actual
billable work is not
in the MSP_Project_Timesheet
When you try to import timesheets on the Import Timesheet
page, the import fails. Additionally, the
following error is logged in the Unified Logging
Service (ULS) log:
PSError: GeneralUnhandledException Undefined attributes
list: System.ArgumentException: Statusing - Cannot create new Saved Task for
After you save and publish a project plan in PWA, any
calculated task custom field that uses the WBS column is
an issue, risk, or deliverable is assigned to a Windows user before the Microsoft Windows
SharePoint Services (WSS) synchronization process, there may be a mismatch with
the Windows account in the resource pool.
After you apply the Project Server 2007 Infrastructure
Update, the schedule Web part does not work correctly.
fields together with formulas are not available in the My Assignments view.
After you install hotfix 956061, Project Center times out.
A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, it is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next P1 that contains this hotfix.
To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Customer Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Note In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.
hotfix requires that Hotfix 952067 or a later Project 2007 hotfix be installed on
clients to connect to Project Server.
not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix does not replace a previously released
To use one of the hotfixes in
this package, you do not have to make any changes to the
This hotfix may not
contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the
latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to correct
the issues that are listed in this article.
global version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer
package to install the hotfix package. The dates and the times for these files
are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you
view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the
difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab
in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.