Baseline Duration and Total Float Calculation Using Project calendar is Inconsistent with P6 Web. (Doc ID 2075858.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 15, 2015

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 8.4.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Baseline Duration and Total Float Are Not Calculated Against Time Period of Project Calendar in the Client, but is calculated correctly in P6 Web.

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Baseline Total Float / Duration calculated for current and Baseline Projects are inconsistent between P6 Professional and P6 Web.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Total Float / Duration calculated for current and Baseline Projects would match and be correct between P6 Professional and P6 Web.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Open Project with Baseline assigned in P6 Professional Client.
2. Schedule Project and observe BL Project Total Float and Total Float are different even though they have the same early finish and late finish dates.
3. Log-in to Web client and Open Project and observe BL Project Total Float and Total Float are the same.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot confidently present schedule data.

Cause

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