How to update Actual hours worked against planned hours worked
One of the features of Microsoft Project is the ability to track the progress of your tasks by comparing the actual hours worked against the planned hours. This can help you identify any deviations from the schedule and take corrective actions if needed. To update the actual hours worked in Microsoft Project, you can follow these steps:

– Open your project file and switch to the Gantt Chart view.
– Select the task that you want to update and click on the Task tab on the ribbon.
– In the Schedule group, click on Mark on Track and choose Update Tasks from the drop-down menu.
– In the Update Tasks dialog box, enter the actual hours worked in the Actual Work field. You can also enter the remaining work, percent complete, or actual start and finish dates if applicable.
– Click OK to save your changes and close the dialog box.
– Repeat these steps for any other tasks that you want to update.

Microsoft Project will automatically calculate the variance between the actual and planned hours and display it in the Variance column. You can also view the variance in other views, such as the Task Usage or Tracking Gantt views. By updating the actual hours worked in Microsoft Project, you can keep track of your project’s progress and performance. Actual hours worked against planned hours worked.

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