Why Are The Planned Dates Different From The Early Dates In P6?

(Doc ID 896042.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 5.0 and later
Primavera Contractor - Version 5.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 5.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 8.2.4.0 and later
Primavera P6 Standard Project and Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 17.7 and later
All Platforms

Goal

This document explains why the Planned Start and Planned Finish (Planned Dates) could be different from the Early Start and Early Finish (Early Dates). This document also addresses the following questions/scenarios:

Solution

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