Fill Down Option Is Not Working On Resource Access Column (Doc ID 2250171.1)

Last updated on APRIL 26, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 16.1.6.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 16.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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In P6 Web, Administer > User access > Users, 'Fill down' feature is behaving unexpectedly. This is happening when records are not sorted by Login Name column.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Using fill down, only chosen records should be updated with the value in selected column from the topmost record chosen. This is working fine if sorted by Login Name.

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

  1.  Login to P6 Web as an "Admin Superuser"
  2.  Group by Global Security Profile, sort by Project Access.
  3.  Select one resource access and use fill down on a column
  4.  The related records will be changed to corresponding values, also, there are some other records updated which is not expected

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot use fill down feature normally when sorted by project access.

Changes

 

Cause

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