Where is the Newudl.reg File in Earned Value Management / Cost Manager 6.2 Installation Files?

(Doc ID 912401.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera Earned Value Management - Version: 6.2 to 6.2 - Release: 6.2 to 6.2
All Platforms


The newudl.reg file is not located in the installation folder per the Administrators Guide.

From the Cost Manager 6.2 Administrators guide, page 33:

Complete the following steps to create a Microsoft Data Link:

1. Run (double-click) newudl.reg, located in the Cost Manager installation folder, to update the Windows registry.

2. Log off and log back on to the Cost Manager workstation.

3. Open the My Documents folder.

4. Right-click anywhere in the My Documents window and select New > Microsoft Data Link.

A new data link file, which uses the file extension *.udl, is created in the My Documents folder.

5. Rename the new *.udl file according to the connection it represents (PMDB.udl, CMDB.udl).

6. Repeat step 4 - step 5 for each data link you create.


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