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The % complete fields contain the current status of a task, express as the percentage of the task's duration that has been completed. The % complete can be enter or can be calculated based on actual duration.

% complete= (Actual Duration/Duration)*100

If the % complete field is set to a value greater than zero, the Actual Start fields is set to the Scheduled start date if the actual start date not yet entered. If the % complete field is set to 100, the Actual Finish is set to the scheduled finish date.

If the % complete value is typed the Actual duration and remaining duration will be automated calculated.

By default, changes to a task's % complete value affect the actual work value.

% complete indicate the status of the duration of the task, % work complete shows the amount of work completed on the task so far.

When a task is first created, the timephased %complete is zero, As soon as you enter % complete the  actual duration, remaining duration or actual work is calculated by formula:

% complete=(Actual Duration/Duration)*100

This total % complete is then divided and distributed across the duration complete.​