Recurring (task field)

Data Type    Yes/No (Yes/No field: A type of field with content set to either Yes or No; also known as a Boolean field or a True/False field. For example, the Recurring field indicates whether the task is a recurring task.)

Entry Type    Calculated (calculated field: A field in which the value is determined by Project based on information in other fields. Project may recalculate the value automatically or when you specify, depending on your choice of calculation settings.)

Description    The Recurring field indicates whether a task is part of a series of recurring tasks (recurring task: A task that occurs repeatedly during the course of a project. For example, you might define the weekly status meeting as a recurring task.).

How Calculated    If a task is part of a series of recurring tasks, the Recurring field contains Yes.

Best Uses    Add the Recurring field to a task sheet to review or filter for the recurring tasks in your schedule.

Example    You have several sets of recurring tasks in your schedule for biweekly team meetings, monthly status reports, and monthly billing activities. If you want to edit these recurring tasks, you can filter for the Recurring field to show only those tasks, and then make the changes you want.

Applies to:
Project Professional 2013, Project Standard 2013, Project 2010, Project 2007, Project 2003