Error: "The Financial Period You Are Attempting to Create Cannot Overlap with an Existing Financial Period." When Creating Financial Period

(Doc ID 2114150.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2018

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 15.1.6.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Cannot create Financial Period in P6. When trying to create a Financial Period in P6 Web client I receive the message: "The Financial Period you are attempting to create cannot overlap with an existing Financial Period"



STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. P6 Web Administer, Enterprise Data, Financial Periods.
2. Scroll to bottom, highlight last Financial Period.
3. Select "+" to add next, new default Financial Period.
4. Select Save icon.
5. Result: "The Financial Period you are attempting to create cannot overlap with an existing Financial Period".

Cause

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