Creating and using a Holiday list allows ensures that your organizations designated holidays are excluded from task scheduling and resource capacity calculations in PM Central.
When using a Holiday list keep in mind:
Only one holiday list can be used per PM Central Portfolio
The holiday list must be created from a SharePoint Calendar list
Holidays need to be created as Yearly events
If you use a holiday list there are several Web Part in PM Central that will need to be configured to reference the list:
From the Resource Center link in the portfolio site’s PM Central Control Panel, associate the Resource Center with the holiday list so your company’s designated holidays are not included in resource capacity calculations.
|Resource Center Settings
|From the Resource Center link in the project site’s PM Central Control Panel,point to the Holiday list
|Task Master Web Part
When configured with a holiday list, Task Master will not allow work to be scheduled on the designated holidays.
|Calendar Plus Web Part
When Calendar Plus is configured to reference a Holiday List, items from the list will be displayed in all Calendar Plus views.
Click here for more information on configuring the Web Part.