NullPointerException Error Importing Primavera P6 XML Project.

(Doc ID 2382795.1)

Last updated on APRIL 11, 2018

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version to [Release 17.12]
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version to [Release 17.12]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Importing Projects in XML format is failing with the following error:

XML import of Project "Project_Name" initiated.

SEVERE: null
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.ImportWorker.a(
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.ImportWorker.createNewProject(
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.XMLImporter.a(
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.XMLImporter.importProjects(
at com.primavera.guiservices.impexp.ImportExportServiceImpl.b(
at com.primavera.guiservices.impexp.ImportExportServiceImpl.doImport(
at com.primavera.guiservices.impexp.ImportExportWorker.execute(

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

  1. Log into P6 EPPM Web.
  2. Import an XML file.
  3. Notice the error in the log.


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