Task.ActualDuration property (Project)

Gets or sets the actual duration (in minutes) of a task. Read-only for summary tasks. Read/write Variant.


expression. ActualDuration

expression A variable that represents a Task object.


The following example marks the tasks in the active project that have actual durations that exceed a specified number of minutes.

Sub MarkLongDurationTasks() 
 Dim T As Task ' Task object used in For Each loop 
 Dim Minutes As Long ' Duration entered by user 
 ' Prompt user for the actual duration, in minutes. 
 Minutes = Val(InputBox$("Enter the actual duration, in minutes: ")) 
 ' Don't do anything if the InputBox$ was cancelled. 
 If Minutes = 0 Then Exit Sub 
 ' Cycle through the tasks of the active project. 
 For Each T In ActiveProject.Tasks 
 ' Mark a task if it exceeds the duration. 
 If T.ActualDuration > Minutes Then T.Marked = True 
 Next T 
End Sub

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