Resource Overallocation Part 2 – Managing Red

When overallocation occurs, a decision needs to be made regarding the management of it. From the Gantt Chart view, it can be difficult to determine if action needs to be taken to resolve overallocation as shown in the following illustration: From the Resource Usage view, however, it is much easier to determine if action needs… Continue reading Resource Overallocation Part 2 – Managing Red

Resource Overallocation Part 1 – Seeing Red

When a resource is assigned more work than the resource’s capacity to perform work, overallocation occurs. In the Gantt Chart view, Microsoft Project warns of overallocation in the Indicators column through a red resource overallocation figure as shown in the following illustration: In the Resource Sheet view, in addition to the red resource overallocation figure,… Continue reading Resource Overallocation Part 1 – Seeing Red