Change the date format for date fields within Project

  1. On the Tools menu, click Options, and then click the View tab.
  2. In the Date format box, click the date format you want to use.

 Notes 

  • You can change the date format for a specific table (table: A set of columns that shows specific information about tasks, resources, and assignments in a sheet view.). On the View menu, point to Table, and then click More Tables. In the Tables list, click Task or Resource, click the table for which you dd/want to format the date, and then click Edit. In the Date format box, click the date format you want to use. Click OK, and then click Apply.
  • If you don't see the date format you want, you can use the Control Panel. In Control Panel, double-click the Regional Options icon, click the Date tab, and then change the date settings as needed. In the Windows XP Control Panel, click Regional and Language Options, and then click the Regional Options tab.
 
 
Applies to:
Project 2003