Unable to Import XER File Using Add Into Existing Project Option (Doc ID 2235463.1)

Last updated on MARCH 01, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 15.2.0.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 15.2.0.0 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 15.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Import XER using Add into Existing Project does not work. The Activities are not imported

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Activities should be added in the existing project.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Login to P6 Client
  2. Start the import process
  3. Select the XER to be imported
  4. Select Add into Existing Project
  5. Notice that the Project closes
  6. Open the Project and verify the WBS selected to import
  7. Notice that nothing was imported

Changes

 

Cause

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