After Exporting to Spreadsheet XLS, P6 Professional Consumes a Large Amount of Memory
Last updated on JULY 13, 2017
Applies to:Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 126.96.36.199 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 188.8.131.52 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
After exporting to XLS (Excel Spreadsheet), P6 Professional consumes a large amount of memory.
After exporting to XLS, for P6 Professional to release unused memory.
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Open P6 Professional Client hosted on a Terminal Server
2. Export an Excel file
3. Open Task Manager
4. Notice the usage of PM.exe RAM (example, jumping to 10GB)
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