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Primary Baseline Bar is Not Positioned Correctly After Updating Project (Doc ID 2679942.1)

Last updated on JUNE 18, 2020

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 18.8.9.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 18.8.9.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Primary baseline bar is not positioned correctly (behave as instead) when scheduling with later DD after updating project with XER file.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Primary baseline bar should position correctly.

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

  1. Login to P6 Pro for EPPM.
  2. Create a project, add 3 activities, link them together, schedule it.
  3. Create new baseline from the current project and assign it as both project baseline and primary baseline.
  4. Export the project to XER file.
  5. Import the XER file exported in step 4 with the option "update existing project".
  6. Schedule project with a later DD and check the primary baseline bar in GANTT chart view.
  7. Notice that the primary baseline bar does not position correctly.

 

Cause

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