Keep tasks on nearest working day

This policy setting will enable a constraint to be applied to tasks when they are toggled from Manually Scheduled Mode to Automatically Scheduled Mode, allowing the task date to be as close to the user-entered date as possible.

If you enable this policy setting, the task date will be as close to the user-entered date as possible when tasks are toggled from Manually Scheduled Mode to Automatically Scheduled Mode.

If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, the task date will not to be as close to the user-entered date when tasks are toggled from Manually Scheduled Mode to Automatically Scheduled Mode.

Supported on: At least Windows 7
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\ms project\options\scheduling
Value Namekeeptaskonnearestworkingtimewhenmadeautoscheduled
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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