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Users Without Update Template Privileges Can Change The XML Import Template after Renaming the Template (Doc ID 2781377.1)

Last updated on JUNE 02, 2021

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version to [Release 19.12]
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version to [Release 19.12]
Information in this document applies to any platform.



When login to P6 Professional as a user without the privilege and view the import template in the XML format import feature, the user can update the import template settings by changing the template name.


User who does not have privilege to change template should not be allowed to change template


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

  1. Log into P6 Pro Client with a user without "Add/Edit/Delete Microsoft Project and Primavera Templates" permission.
  2. Import Primavera XML file
  3. In Update Project Options step, click View button to open the template. The Save button is greyed out.
  4. Change the template name, then the Save button is enabled.


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