Update actual start and finish dates

  1. On the View menu, click Gantt Chart.
  2. In the Task Name field, select the task you want to update.

You cannot update actual start and finish dates for a summary task (summary task: A task that is made up of subtasks and summarizes those subtasks. Use outlining to create summary tasks. Project automatically determines summary task information [such as duration and cost] by using information from the subtasks.).

  1. On the Tools menu, point to Tracking, and then click Update Tasks.
  2. Under Actual, type or select the dates in the Start and Finish boxes.


Applies to:
Project 2003