Primavera Users

Jobs, Discussion, and Networking for Primavera software users

Forum Discussions (100)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

P6 "Spinning"

I am having problems with P6 (Ver 8.3.2 Standalone) spinning (little circle spinning).  Couple of weeks back it spun for over 30 minutes an…

Started by Roy Pool

0 Aug 31, 2015

Update Baseline Functionality

In 8.4 I am having difficulty updating the project baseline....each time, the job is failing, no matter what check marks I have selected...…

Started by David Baldini

0 May 20, 2015

P6 Schedule Integrity Software

I am looking for a moderately priced software package that will analyze the integrity of a P6 schedule, but more robust than the Project In…

Started by Michael Thibodaux

2 Apr 7, 2015
Reply by Michael Thibodaux

Manpower Allocation Planning in P6

Good Morning, Is anyone using P6 to produce projected manpower planning and allocations? We're investigating this within our organization a…

Started by Bruce Cohoon

5 Apr 2, 2015
Reply by Michael Thibodaux

Early Start, Start and Actual Start

I am new to P6 -- the columns in the schedule have Early Start, Start columns.  When I have an actual start date the early start columns is…

Started by Ryan Helland

10 Mar 30, 2015
Reply by Bruce Cohoon

Scheduling Standards - use of SS/FF/SF and lags

A former coworker & P6 user recently told me that he is being told by an owner's representative that he cannot have start-to-start, fin…

Started by Michael Thibodaux

1 Mar 26, 2015
Reply by Bruce Cohoon

Converting .PRX files to .XER files for 64-bit Systems

I occasionallly have a need to import an old P3 data file (.prx file) to P6 in a 64-bit operating system. I am aware that Oracle Primavera…

Started by Michael Thibodaux

0 Dec 2, 2014

Remaining Durations of Unstarted Activities

Typically, changing the Remaining Duration of an unstarted activity will also change the Original Duration to match, but this is not always…

Started by Bob Weiland

3 Nov 7, 2014
Reply by Michael Thibodaux

Leveling question - Total Float

When leveling, there is an option box to check "Level resources only within activity Total Float".  Is it recommended to check this?  If no…

Started by M Loupe

1 Sep 25, 2014

Can you Resource load Steps of an activity?

I am trying to find a more efficient way of tracking resources, mainly non-labor, for a project that would already have more than 2000 acti…

Started by Troy Thibodeaux

6 Sep 17, 2014
Reply by Greg Durand


© 2018   Created by Trey Miller, PMP.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service