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Error 'Other users currently have the project(s) open' When Trying to Schedule or Delete a Project (Doc ID 1573798.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 17, 2024

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 8.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to delete a project, the following error occurs.

Other users currently have the project <project name> open. You may not delete this project.

 When attempting to schedule one or more projects, the following error occurs.

You have opened the current project(s) in Shared mode. Other users currently have the project(s) open as well.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Log into P6.
  2. Select a project.
  3. Right-click and select Delete.
  4. Note the reported error.
  1. Log into P6.
  2. Open a Project.
  3. Schedule the Project.
  4. View the reported error.


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