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"UTF-8" is Added to Notebook Topic Descriptions During XML Import (Doc ID 2883597.1)

Last updated on JULY 18, 2022

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 20.12.13.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR

"UTF-8" is getting added to the beginning of Notebook Topic descriptions in P6 Professional when importing an XML file when using MSSQL Server database.
"UTF-8" does not get added to the beginning of Notebook Topic descriptions in P6 Web.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR

There should be no change in Notebook Topic descriptions during an XML import.


STEPS

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

  1. In a P6 EPPM with MSSQL Server, login to P6 Pro.
  2. Go to File > Import.
  3. Using the Import Wizard, import an XML file with existing Notebook descriptions.
  4. Go to Project > Activities.
  5. Open the Activity Details and select the Notebooks tab.
  6. Notice Notebook Topic descriptions get prefixed with "UTF-8".

 

Changes

 

Cause

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