Turn user delegation on or off (Project Server 2010 settings)


Applies to: Project Server 2010

Topic Last Modified: 2012-05-21

Summary: Toggle delegation by using the Project Web App Permissions page in PWA Server Settings.

The user delegation feature in Microsoft Project Web App can be enabled or disabled globally, for all users and groups. When user delegation is turned on, you can set permissions to control the specific behavior of the feature in Project Web App.

To turn delegation on or off

  1. On the PWA home page, click Server Settings.

  2. On the Server Settings page, in the Security section, click Project Web App Permissions.

  3. In the Resource section, select the check box for the Manage Resource Delegates permission to turn on the user delegation feature within Project Web App.

  4. Choose any additional delegation permissions that meet your organization's needs:

    • Manage My Resource Delegations   Select this check box to enable users to set up delegations for other users.

    • Manage My Delegations   Select this check box to enable users to create delegations for themselves.

    • Can be Delegate   Select this check box to enable a user to become a delegate for another user, after a delegation has been created.

  5. Click Save to save the permissions on the server.