Resource Name (assignment field)

Data Type    Text

Entry Type    Calculated

Description    The Resource Name field contains the name of the resource to which an assignment belongs.

How Calculated    The content of the Resource Name field is equivalent to the Name field for resources.

Best Uses    Add the Resource Name field to the Task Usage view when you want to display or filter for the resource names for assignments. The Resource Name field shows all resource names in the task row, along with assignment units (if not 100 percent), for everyone who is assigned to the task. This field is available only in the Task Usage view.

Example    You want to display information about assigned resources. You switch to the Task Usage view, and review the names in the Resource Name field.

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