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Project Standard 2021

Microsoft Corporation

  • Pre-built templates get your project started on the right track
  • Familiar automated scheduling helps to reduce inefficiencies and training time
  • Run what-if scenarios to make the most of your task assignments
  • Auto-populate start and end dates based on dependencies
  • Visually represent complex schedules with built-in multiple timelines
  • Licensed for 1 PC

Manage your projects more efficiently

Streamline project management.

The Getting Started screen walks you through basic capabilities to get you up to speed quickly

Start your project quickly, using one of the many pre-built templates

Familiar automated scheduling helps to reduce inefficiencies and training time

Additional benefits

Task relationships 

Understand task relationships with task path highlighting in Gantt charts.

Intuitive baselines 

Track and compare actual progress to the original project plan. 

Dependencies

Auto-populate start and end dates based on dependencies.

Copy to Office apps 

Easily copy project information from Project and paste it into Office apps.

Top questions

  • For the system requirements for Project Professional 2021, Project Standard 2021 and Project Plan 3, please review the Microsoft 365 and Office Resources page.
  • For the system requirements for Project Professional 2021, Project Server 2021 and Project Plan 5, please review the Microsoft 365 and Office Resources page.
  • You can install Project Plan 3 on up to five PCs.
  • You can connect with us on the Project forums such as Project blog on Tech Community.
  • The core features of the two products are nearly identical when initially purchased. However, Project Plan 3 always gives you the latest version of Project. Project Professional is a perpetual licence, and once activated, it will not expire. Project Plan 3 requires an active subscription.

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