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Error: "Invalid name error (Special characters not allowed)" When Attempting to Publish Visualizer Within Citrix Studio (Doc ID 2274636.1)

Last updated on MARCH 22, 2022

Applies to:

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


 When attempting to publish Visualizer (Primavera.Visualizer.exe) within Citrix, the following error occurs when attempting to browse to the .exe file during the publication steps:


Invalid name error (Special characters not allowed)


  1. Install P6 Professional with Visualizer on a Terminal Server
  2. Launch the Citrix Publication wizard using Citrix Studio
  3. On the Citrix Application Publishing Wizard Application page, click Browse and select the application you want to publish.
  4. Note the error which occurs after selecting the Visualizer application.


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