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Error 'WBS Project <name> creation was unsuccessful' When Attempting to Copy a Project into a WBS of Another Existing Project (Doc ID 2874594.1)

Last updated on JUNE 07, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Primavera Cloud Service - Version 22.1 to 22.4 [Release 22.1 to 22.4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to copy a project into another existing project under a specific WBS in that project, the following error occurs.

WBS Project <name 1> creation was unsuccessful.
Addition of WBS Project <name 1> from Project <name 2> was unsuccessful for Project <name 1>.


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

  1. Open the project to be imported into.
  2. Go to Schedule > WBS.
  3. Click the gear next to the WBS to be imported into and select Add WBS from Project.
  4. Click Other Projects, find the project or WBS to import, highlight it and click Next.
  5. Select items to copy from that project and click Add WBS.
  6. Observe the reported error.




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