Last post Feb 26, 2010 08:28 PM by yaip
Jan 06, 2010 06:34 PM|yaip|LINK
I want the ability to read MS Project file (MPP) into a .NET application. Is it possible?
I can export the MPP file to XML and read it. But if I have a 25 MB MPP file, it gets exported to 300+ MB XML file. Thus the program is out of memory. Moreover, it takes 20+ minutes to export. Both these reasons make it a inviable solution.
Jan 07, 2010 12:28 PM|LiveTecs|LINK
To import MS Project file, you will be required to use Microsoft Project COM API which will require Microsoft Project installation on machine where you are importing MPP file. To import without having Microsoft Project installed, you can use mpxj.
Feb 23, 2010 09:19 PM|yaip|LINK
I installed MS Project and ran my app in VS 2010 in Windows 7. It ran successfully a few days ago. Now when I run it, the "Task" node is missing. It works in XP. I reinstalled MS Project thinking the DLLs would be resynced. But no luck.
Feb 26, 2010 05:19 PM|TATWORTH|LINK
What sort of Dot Net Application?
You would be far better to ask in a forum dedicated to answering MS Project questions such as:
Feb 26, 2010 05:46 PM|yaip|LINK
Thanks. I think my problem is very similar to this:
But they don't have a hotfix for Windows 7 yet.
Feb 26, 2010 05:50 PM|TATWORTH|LINK
I suggest that you file a bug report to Microsoft at
Feb 26, 2010 07:52 PM|yaip|LINK
How do I file a new bug? I am signed in but I don't see a button.
Feb 26, 2010 08:06 PM|TATWORTH|LINK
Feb 26, 2010 08:28 PM|yaip|LINK
Thx. I submitted thru':