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How do you change duration default to days?

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Dan Harang
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I use Powerproject 12 and when I enter the duration for a task and hit enter it defaults to seconds. Is there a way to make the duration column default to days unless another unit is entered?

I've tried formating cells, catogory duration and the time unit day with out result.


Mike Testro
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Hi Dan - Welcome to planning plannet.

Right Click on the top of the duration column.

Select Table definition

Select duration in the dropdown

In the right hand panel find Overide Time Unit and select the one you want.

Best regards

Mike Testro