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Error: 'User Does Not Have Edit Cost/financials Privileges On Object Project' When Saving WBS User Defined Field (UDF) (Doc ID 2625726.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 03, 2020

Applies to:

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


When user tries to save changes to the WBS UDF field, error is returned:


Unable to Save Changes
Failed saving data. User XXXXX does not have edit cost/financials privileges on object Project.


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

  1. User Log into P6 who have Functional User access to Project.
  2. Open a Project containing Multiple WBS levels.
  3. Assign WBS UDF to multiple WBS levels.
  4. Click Save.
  5. Error is returned.


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