Microsoft Project 2010 Tutorials©

 

 

These tutorials were developed by Dr.Erik Larson and

the College of Business at Oregon State University.

They cannot be used without his permission.

 

 

Playback of these video tutorials requires a PC based computer running

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher and Windows Media Player/WMV compatible video players. 

 

 

To start a tutorial click on the link in the Tutorial Number column.

Those of you familiar with MS Project 2007 may want to look at Tutorial 31 first.

 

 

Video Tutorials for Microsoft Project 2010©

File Name

Topics

Length (Mins)

Tutorial 1

Introduction: What you see when you start MS Project 2010

2:27

Tutorial 2

How to create a WBS

3:19

Tutorial 3

How to code a WBS

0:56

Tutorial 4

How to use the Yellow Sticky approach to map out a network

2:02

Tutorial 5

Manual scheduling versus automatic scheduling

1:42

Tutorial 6

How to enter estimated duration

2:17

Tutorial 7

How to enter predecessor information to create a project schedule

2:43

Tutorial 8

How to change a timescale

2:18

Tutorial 9

Formatting the Gantt chart

1:54

 

Tutorial 10A

Tutorial 10B

How to assess the sensitivity of a network

A) Using the schedule table to assess slack

B) The difference between free slack and total slack

 

2:38

2:59

Tutorial 11

How to introduce lags into a schedule

2:36

Tutorial 12

How to display the schedule as a network

A) How to hide summary tasks

B) How to manually move network nodes

3:00

Tutorial 13A

Tutorial 13B

A) How to create a resource pool

B) How to enter pay rate

2:55

2:30

Tutorial 14

How to assign resources to specific tasks 

3:00

Tutorial 15

How to designate a start date for a project

1:01

Tutorial 16

How to insert milestones into your schedule

1:36

Tutorial 17

How to alter the work calendar: entering holidays

1:42

Tutorial 18

Printing I

A) How to reduce the number of pages by scaling

B) How to fit figures to a specific number of pages

1:53

Tutorial 19

Printing II

A) How to use print preview

B) How to print a specific window

1:54

Tutorial 20

How to insert titles for charts and manage legends when printing

1:58

Tutorial 21

How to assess whether resources are over allocated

2:52

 

Tutorial 22A

Tutorial 22B

Tutorial 22C

How to resolve resource over allocations by leveling

A) Overview

B) Leveling within slack

C) Adding additional resources/ Leveling outside of slack

 

0:50

2:37

2:55

Tutorial 23

How to access total cost information

1:15

Tutorial 24

How to generate a cash flow statement

A) Weekly cash flow

B) Monthly cash flow

1:34

Tutorial 25

How to save a plan as a baseline

1:04

Tutorial 26

How to insert a status date

1:19

Tutorial 27

How to record actual progress on a project

3:05

Tutorial 28

How to obtain earned value performance information

3:03

Tutorial 29

How to examine schedule variance in real time

1:53

Tutorial 30

How to get CPI and SPI

1:24

Tutorial 31

Some major changes between MS Project 2010 and earlier version

3:14