Today, Microsofts Office Division announced new details on the upcoming Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Microsoft Office 2010, Project Professional 2010, Project Server 2010 and SharePoint Server 2010. The Service Packs will be released at the end of June 2011.
More than 200 issues have been fixed in relation to Project 2010 client and Server. Additionally the SP1 is also a rollup of all the fixes (CU´s) previously shipped.
Here are four of the most important updates in the SP1:
Project Web App pages needed by team members to submit task status and timesheets are supported on FireFox, Safari, and Chrome.
SharePoint task list sync now also supports auto scheduled tasks in addition to manually scheduled tasks
- Time-phased support for manually scheduled tasks
You can now edit time-phased data for manually scheduled tasks in Project and Project Server.
You can now edit project plans that contain fixed work and effort driven tasks in Project Web App.
On July 6th there will be a webcast that covers SP1. More info on this can be found from this link: webcast channel.