Error: Database Is A P6 Professional Database, It Cannot Be Upgraded To P6 EPPM When Using DBSETUP.BAT From EPPM Media to Upgrade a PPM Database

(Doc ID 2284990.1)

Last updated on JULY 17, 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 upgrade a P6 Professional database, the following error occurs.

The specified database is a P6 Professional database. It cannot be upgraded to P6 EPPM (Enterprise Project Portfolio Management)

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Launch dbsetup.bat utility from the EPPM media
2. Provide connection information
3. Upon clicking the next button, error message is received


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