This article describes the issues that are fixed in the Microsoft Project Server 2010 hotfix package that is dated February 12, 2013.
Issues that this hotfix package fixes
Consider the following scenario:
You create a new task in Project Web Application.
You associate the new task with an existing summary task in the project.
You open the project in Project Professional 2010.
You search for the new task.
In this scenario, the new task is not associated with the correct summary task.
Assume that you try to create a new project that is based on a template in Project Web Application. However, the Queue service job never finishes, and the Queue service restarts continuously. Additionally, Project Server 2010 crashes.
Assume that you add users to custom SharePoint groups in a Project Web Application site collection. However, when the server performs a user synchronization Queue Service job, these users lose their permissions to access resources.
After you update the "% Work Complete" value in a sub-task when you edit a project in a Project Web App schedule view, the "% Work Complete" value in the parent task is incorrect.
A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problems that are described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problems described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
To install this hotfix package, you must have Project Server 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1) installed.
You have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.
To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
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 resolve the issues that are listed in this article.
The 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.