Compare ActiveCollab vs Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

See this comparison of ActiveCollab vs. Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management based on data from user reviews. ActiveCollab rates 4.4/5 stars with 31 reviews. Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management rates 4.0/5 stars with 1243 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

 
Cloud: 5 members
$5 per user
Project Online Essentials
$7 /User/Month
 
Cloud: 15 members
$3.27 per user
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
 
Cloud: 30 members
$3.3 per user
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
 
Cloud: 60 members
$3.32 per user
Project Online Premium
$55 /User/Month
 
Self-Hosted
$999 one-time fee
Project Online Professional
$30 /User/Month
 
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8.5
(Based on 29 reviews)
8.4
(Based on 1166 reviews)
Ease of UseSee More
Ease of UseSee More
9.1
(Based on 29 reviews)
7.4
(Based on 1172 reviews)
Ease of SetupSee More
Ease of SetupSee More
8.6
(Based on 15 reviews)
7.7
(Based on 417 reviews)
Ease of AdminSee More
Ease of AdminSee More
8.8
(Based on 16 reviews)
7.8
(Based on 392 reviews)
Quality of SupportSee More
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8.6
(Based on 27 reviews)
7.7
(Based on 916 reviews)
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
8.9
(Based on 15 reviews)
8.1
(Based on 363 reviews)
Product Direction (% positive)See More
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8.6
(Based on 29 reviews)
6.8
(Based on 1153 reviews)
Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
80.6%
23.9%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
12.9%
28.1%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
6.5%
48.0%
 
Marketing and Advertising
39.5%
Information Technology and Services
16.3%
 
Computer Software
11.6%
Higher Education
5.1%
 
Graphic Design
9.3%
Hospital & Health Care
4.6%
 
Information Technology and Services
9.3%
Computer Software
4.5%
 
Retail
4.7%
Construction
3.6%
 
Other
25.6%
Other
65.9%
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Graphic Design

I like the ease of use with email response into a thread. I also like how you can set up private threads and public with clients.

John O.
User in Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing

Microsoft Project has been a standard for tracking projects of various sizes. The dependency chaining works quite well and helps visualize resource and task scheduling. Good for milestone tracking at a high level, while also designating resources to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Information Technology and Services

If your projects don't follow a repeatable plan, the tasks tab can be tough to manage/interact with.

Brittany T.
User in Computer Software

It is buggy and difficult to use at times. It does not lend its self to ease of use.

 
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