Chapter 4. Assigning Resources to Tasks

Chapter at a Glance

Assigning Resources to Tasks

In this chapter, you will learn how to:

Assign work resources to tasks.

Control how Project schedules additional resource assignments.

Assign material and cost resources to tasks.


Do you need only a quick refresher on the topics in this chapter? See the Quick Reference entries in Assigning Resources to Tasks.

If you completed Chapter 2, and Chapter 3, you have already created tasks and resources. You are now ready to assign resources to tasks. An assignment is the matching of a resource to a task to do work. From the perspective of tasks, you might call the process of assigning a resource ...

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