How does task Status and % Complete attribute change when the % Complete Calculation Method is set to effort from the point of view of not having any assignments, or having labor and/or non-labor resources assigned?
Component : CLARITY PROJECT MANAGEMENT
When the "% Complete Calculation Method" is set to "Effort", the "% Complete" and "Status" is automatically calculated after running the "Update % Complete" job. These attributes cannot be manually changed (if these are changed externally, for example from Microsoft Project, the values will be lost and replaced with the automatically calculated on the next refresh).
For summary tasks, these attributes are calculated based on their subtasks values.
For the rest of the tasks (i.e.: detail tasks), the formula used is based on the following: