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Leading Zeros Are Dropped from Project IDs When Using the Project Download Feature (Doc ID 2973738.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 16, 2023

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 23.5 to 23.9 [Release 23.5 to 23.9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.



In P6 Web, when using the Download feature in the Projects > EPS page and opening the XLSX file in Excel, the leading zeros are dropped from the Project IDs.  The file is encoded so it also can't be opened in Notepad and then brought into Excel.


Leading zeros will not be dropped from Project IDs when using the Download feature in the Projects > EPS page.

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

  1. In P6 Web, navigate to the Projects > EPS view.
  2. Click Download and save the XLSX file.
  3. Open the XLSX file in Excel.
  4. Observe the reported issue.




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