Update Baseline Fails - Code Value Cannot Exceed The Maximum Length Of 7 (Doc ID 2247131.1)

Last updated on APRIL 07, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 15.1.6.3 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 15.1.6.2 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 15.1.6.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to update the baseline of a project,
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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SEVERE - Errors located: CodeValue: Code Value cannot exceed the maximum length of 7 specified in the code type


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

  1. Create a code, value and set the length to 7
  2. Create an activity and assign the code
  3. Change the length of the code to 5
  4. Update the baseline.
  5. Notice the error




Cause

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