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Importing Microsoft Project XML Results in a Pop Up After Choosing the File in the Wizard That Shows the Path to the Filename (Doc ID 2394138.1)

Last updated on JUNE 06, 2018

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 importing a Microsoft Project XML, after selecting the file and selecting Next, a pop up happens showing the path to the file (not an error, just the path to the file listed in a pop up with an OK button). Pressing ok and then Next resets the pop up again, and it cannot go forward.


The import to complete successfully after selecting a file.


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

  1. Select File -> Import
  2. Choose P6 XML
  3. Choose the XML file, select next
  4. See pop up, select ok
  5. Click Next, see pop up showing the path to the XML file again (it loops)


The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot import their Microsoft Project XML.




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