Error: "You do not Have Security Privileges to Update Progress" When Trying To Update Progress. (Doc ID 2235977.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 27, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 15.2.11.0 to 16.2.4.0 [Release 15.2 to 16.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to use Update Progress from the Tools menu, the following error occurs:

ERROR
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You do not have security privileges to update progress.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to P6 Professional.
2. Open a Project.
3. From the Tools menu, select Update Progress.
4. Observe error.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot use Update Progress option without receiving the message.

Cause

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