Error: "Planned Finish cannot be earlier than Planned Start" When Applying Actuals To A Project Using P6 Services (Doc ID 1641734.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 8.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 8.x, P6 EPPM, P6 Services

When attempting to apply actuals,
the following error occurs is showed in the job_log_data column in the JOBLOG table.

ERROR
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Errors located:
PlannedFinish: Planned Finish cannot be earlier than Planned Start.logs.apply_actuals.status_failedFailed Applying Actuals for Assignment: XXX on Activity: XXX.
Errors located:
PlannedFinish: Planned Finish cannot be earlier than Planned Start.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Log into P6 client
2. Open Project
3. Tools > Apply Actuals

Cause

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