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Inserting a Countdown Timer in Microsoft Projects RRS feed

  • Question

  • I need assistance with setting countdown timer in Microsoft Projects. Basically, I want Microsoft to tell me the number of days left on my contract on a day-to-day basis. Thanks in advance
    Monday, December 23, 2019 11:19 PM

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  • Yaw34,

    The following formula in a custom text field will give the the number of calendar days from the current date to the project finish and it displays the value on the Project Summary Task. Note, set "calculation for task and group summary rows" to "Use formula".

    Text1 = IIf([ID]=0,DateDiff("d",[Current Date],[Project Finish]) & " days left","")

    Hope this helps.

    John



    • Edited by John - Project Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:47 PM Proj Summary only
    Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:12 AM