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Issues using Project 2013 with SharePoint 2010 RRS feed

  • Question

  • I'm a SharePoint Admin and a few users have come to me with issues related to checking in Project 2013 files. The scenario they describe is this:

    • Project 2013 file is saved and checked in to a document library
    • User opens the file and selects edit from the dialog menu.
    • The time the document is open varies, from a few minutes to over an hour
    • User is logged in as user@server.local.com
    • They can close the file, select check in, and update the file in the library
    • Once they try to open the file again, they are given a message saying that the file is checked out to server\user and asks whether they want to view a read only copy
    • Saving is disabled because it is read only
    • If the user tries to close the file, they are given the option to check in the file
    • Sometimes the file will check in and other times it will not.

    Has anyone run into issues like this before?

    Monday, September 30, 2013 8:44 PM

All replies

  • Hi CjMOrr85,

    Second time when you open the project file, which option do you select. "Read-only" of "Check-out to Edit". If you are using "Check-out" option, you should not have any issues.

    Happy troubleshooting....


    Vikram Daruru - MSFT

    • Proposed as answer by Vikram Daruru Thursday, March 13, 2014 7:12 AM
    Thursday, March 13, 2014 7:10 AM