Delete a category

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Topic Last Modified: 2007-12-17

You can delete any existing custom category from the Manage Categories page in Project Web Access.


Default Project Server categories cannot be deleted.

Before you perform this procedure, confirm that:

  • You have read Manage categories in Project Server 2007.

  • You have access to Office Project Server 2007 through Project Web Access.


    The Manage users and groups global permission in Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 is required to complete this procedure.

To delete a category

Perform the following procedure to delete an existing category in Office Project Server 2007.

Delete a category

  1. On the Project Web Access home page, in the Quick Launch, click Server Settings.

  2. On the Server Settings page, in the Security section, click Manage Categories.

  3. On the Manage Categories page, in the Category Name list, find the category that you want to delete. Select the check box next to the category that you want to delete. Note that you can select multiple categories.

  4. Click Delete Categories.

    A warning message appears, noting that the category will be permanently removed.


    Verify that the category you are deleting is the one you intend to delete. If you accidentally delete the wrong category, it is permanently deleted and will need to be recreated.

  5. Click OK.

See Also


Manage categories in Project Server 2007