Header Date Format displays differently than Date Format display in Activities Page

(Doc ID 2197291.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 16, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 8.3.2.0 to 8.3.15.0 [Release 8.3]
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 8.3.2.0 to 8.3.15.0 [Release 8.3]
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 8.3.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Date format in Print Preview is not the same as in Activity page.  Date in Header is shown as format MM/DD/YYYY, while the Date format in My Preferences is set as DD/MM/YYYY.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Date format display in Header to be the same as in the Activity page display.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login P6 Client.
2. Go to Activities, click Print Preview, then click Page Setup.
3. Go to Header Footer tab, click Custom Header button, add Date in to Header, click Ok,
4. Found Date is shown as format MM/DD/YYYY, while the Date format in My Preferences is set as Day, Month, Year


Cause

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