UTF-8 BOM Characters Appear Before Project Notebook and Cost Account Descriptions (Doc ID 2148724.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 15.1.6.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 15.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

UTF-8 BOM (byte-order mark) characters appearing before Project Notebook and Cost Account Descriptions.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Import XER into P6 Professional Client
2. Notebook Topics & Cost Account Descriptions contain hidden UTF-8 BOM characters
3. Next, in P6 web client view same Project Notebook & Cost Account Descriptions
4. Result: P6 web client shows UTF-8 BOM characters at the beginning of the line and ahead of the normal text.

Cause

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