When Selecting the Check Box for 'Do Not Show the Pop-Up Message' and Set the Preferences in "My Preferences", the Pop-Up Was Shown Again and the Settings Were Not Saved. (Doc ID 2143954.1)

Last updated on JUNE 27, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 15.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : P6 Application

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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User Preference for Resource Assignment Setting is not working.  When selecting the check box for 'Do not show the pop-up message' and set the preferences in "My Preferences", the pop-up was shown again and the settings were not saved.

When price/unit is selected to use Resource, the rate source was getting stored as Role.


EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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When replacing a Role with Resource in Resource Assignment, it will change the Rate Source to 'Resource'.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1.In My Preference, Resource Assignments, when a Resource and Role share an existing Activity Assignment:
Select, Always user Resource Price/Unit.
2. Assign a Role to a Resource, message will prompt out 'Use Price per Unit from Role or Assignment'.
When a Role is changed, application is calculating the price/unit on the basis of Role.
3. Assign a Role one more time (new role), application is calculating the price/unit on the basis of Role.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, when price/unit is selected to use Resource, the rate source was getting stored as Role.

Cause

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