User Defined Field (UDF) with Formula & Indicator (Defined in P6 Web) Do Not Show in the Projects Section EPS Tab. (Doc ID 2252846.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 8.3.5.0 to 16.1.0.0 [Release 8.3 to 16.1]
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 8.3.5.0 to 16.1.0.0 [Release 8.3 to 16.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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User Defined Field (UDF) with Formula & Indicator (defined in P6 Web) do not shown in Projects section EPS Tab.  Calculated UDF does not show in the EPS Tab.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Show Project UDF indicators on the Projects, EPS tab.

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

  1. Login to P6 Web and go to Administer, Enterprise Data, Projects, Project UDF.
  2. Add a new UDF named SPI - Data type - number, UDF type - Formula,
    summary calculation - none.
  3. In the Formula tab, insert value [Schedule Performance Index].
  4. In the Indicators tab, set the following:
    1. Less than 1 orange.
    2. Is greater than 1 green.
  5. Save the UDF.
  6. Go to Project tab and add the UDF.
  7. The column only shows numbers, no Indicators.


BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot created custom reports.

Cause

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