Error: "This application requires one of the following versions of the .NET Framework: .NETFramework, Version=v4.6.2" When Attempting to Run Visualizer/Schedule Comparison

(Doc ID 2301148.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 17.7 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 17.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to run P6 Visualizer or Schedule Comparison, the following error occurs:

ERROR
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Primavera.Visualizer.exe - This application could not be started.

This application requires one of the following versions of the .NET Framework: .NETFramework, Version=v4.6.2

Do you want to install this .NET Framework version now?

STEPS TO DUPLICATE
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Login to P6 Professional
  2. Go to Tools, then select Schedule Comparison
  3. Observe Error

Cause

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