Default Project Options in Microsoft Project 2013

Have you changed many of the Project Options in Microsoft Project 2013 (as can be accessed through the ‘File’ > ‘Options’ in the Project 2013 Backstage), but now want to review or return to the original settings?

Although there is a trick for reverting back to the original options settings by accessing the Windows Registry, some people may not have access to the Windows Registry. Also, some may not feel comfortable accessing this area because one simple mistake while manipulating the registry can cause Windows to stop functioning properly.

Following are the default Project Options in Microsoft Project Professional 2013… just as though you had a new installation.

Project Options Dialog: General


Project Options Dialog: Display


Project Options Dialog: Schedule


Project Options Dialog: Proofing


Project Options Dialog: Save


Project Options Dialog: Language


Project Options Dialog: Advanced


Project Options Dialog: Customize Ribbon


Project Options Dialog: Quick Access Toolbar


Project Options Dialog: Add-Ins


Project Options Dialog: Trust Center


Good luck!


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