Activity Column "Roles" Shows Blank Fields with Commas When a Role Does Not Exist For a Resource Assignment In P6 Professional. (Doc ID 2225122.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 8.3.5.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 8.3.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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The value of activity column "Roles" is Shows Blank Fields with Commas When a Role Does Not Exist For a Resource Assignment In P6 Professional.

It behaves in a different way than P6 Web Access. An Activity has 5 Resource Assignments with 4 of them of no Role. Column "Roles" shows "Role1, , , , ,".

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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The value of Activity column "Roles" should not show blank Roles.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to P6 pro, navigate to Activities view.
2. High-light an Activity and assign multiple Resources to it.
3. Assign Role to some of the Resource Assignments.
4. Check the "Roles" column.
5. Change Role Assignment to some of the Activities and check the "Roles" column.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot view correct value of column "Roles".

Cause

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