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This procedure allows you to establish a forecast method manually for each cost control object. If an object has a Cost Control Level assignment, the Forecast Method column will appear in yellow background. If a forecast method is not assigned, the Forecast Method will default to Current Forecast.

When the Forecast Method is modified, always run the Refresh Time-Phased Forecast action.

  1. Navigate to Forecasts > Forecast.

  2. Click the Forecast tab.

  3. Click the Forecast Method ellipsis to select the required forecast method. The available forecast methods are listed below:

    • AC + Open Commitment

    • Current Budget

    • Current CPI

    • Current Forecast

    • Greater of EAC or AC

    • Manual Details

    • Manual EAC

    • Manual ETC

    • Manual Factor

    • P6 Forecast Cost

    • Project Default

    • Schedule

    • Time Phased Forecast

  4. Click the Save icon.

    The columns that contain data used to generate the forecast appears in a green background.