Activity Start Dates Revert to Today's Date on Finish Milestones in P6 EPPM Web (Doc ID 2245201.1)

Last updated on JULY 13, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 16.2.3.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 16.2.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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In P6 EPPM web, activity start dates revert to today's date on finish milestones.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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The dates should show the same in web as in client.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login in to P6 Client and create a Project.
2. Go to Activities and under one new wbs create 2 activities (1 finish milestone and one normal activity)
3. The wbs start date will be the start date of the normal activity.
4. Login to P6 Web and open the same project from step 1
5. Observe the start date of the wbs changes to today's date.

Check the WBS level for that Activity. The start date is today's date.

Changes

 

Cause

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