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PPM Support Tip: PPM 9.31 Microsoft Project Plug-in Enabling Data Trace Logging

You can enable logging for importing tasks from PPM Center. With this log available, you can see what and how (in which sequence) tasks information is imported.


  1. 1. Open the project in the Microsoft Project.
  2. 2. In the Add-Ins tab, select HP PPM Center >User Preferences.
  3. 3. In the Microsoft Project tab, select Enable logging and Enable data trace logging.


The Enable data trace logging option is disabled unless you select the Enable logging option. By default, the Enable logging option is not selected.


4. (Optionally) Select the directory in which the log files are

5. Click Save.


After you import tasks from PPM Center, the log is recorded in themsp.logfile located in the

directory you specified.


Release Notes 9.31

Chapter 3: Enhancements


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