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PFXW and Batch Utility: How to Repair Damaged Projects (Doc ID 890001.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 29, 2023

Applies to:

Primavera P3 Project Planner - Version 3.1 and later
All Platforms


Project data files may be damaged by abnormal termination of the program, rebooting the system while files are open, and disruption or fluctuation of power. The most common indications of damaged data files are apparent loss of data (for example, all or some activities disappear from the project) and/or the inability to save newly added data.

This document will provide necessary steps to use two utilities created in the assistance for repairing these damaged projects:


This document is informational and intended for any user of the P3 application.


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In this Document
 How to Run Project File Recovery Program (PFXW)
 How to Run Batch Process

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