How to Install And Configure the PrmBackground Agent for P6 V8.1 Or Earlier Versions When Using MS SQL Express Editions (Doc ID 1669080.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 6.2.1 to [Release 6.2 to 8.1]
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 6.2.1 to [Release 6.2 to 8.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The purpose of this document is to provide the necessary instructions to install and configure the Background Agent service for P6 when the database in use is MS SQL server Express Edition.

MS SQL full edition does NOT require the use of the background agent.



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