Error: Event Code: PRMDB-1701-A "Operand type clash: image is incompatible with text" When Importing XML File Using P6 Professional

(Doc ID 2236621.1)

Last updated on APRIL 04, 2017

Applies to:

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


When attempting to import XML file from MS Project in to P6 Professional,
the following error occurs:

Executable: PM.exe
Application: Primavera P6 Professional R16.2
Event Code: PRMDB-1701-A
PRM DBAccess Error: SQL State: 2, SQL Error Code: 206,
Level: 16, Procedure: , Line: 1
Operand type clash: image is incompatible with text

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to P6 Professional
2. File --> Import --> Microsoft Project XML
3. Select XML file
4. Error appears after completed import wizard


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