This article explains how to set the scheduling mode for a task in your plan. This is also referred to as the Scheduling Mode .
- Normal: All fields can be changed manually
- Fixed Duration: Changing the dates (Duration) on a task auto-updates the effort (work hours)
- Effort Driven: Changing the effort (work hours) on a task auto-updates the duration
- Dynamic Assignment: Changing either the effort or duration on a task auto-updates the assignment units (percentage usage of the resource assigned)
Set Individual Task Scheduling Mode
When editing individual tasks, you may set the scheduling mode.