Frequently Asked Questions

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Can I use PrimaViewer WITHOUT owning a license of Primavera P6?

Yes, of course. PrimaViewer allows you to import any XER file from Primavera P6 and run a number of reports from the file data. Owning a license of Oracle's Primavera P6 software is not required.

Is user training needed for PrimaViewer users?

PrimaViewer is very simple to use and training is not needed. Any questions can be answered by PrimaViewer’s experienced technical support reps.

Can I run resource reports with PrimaViewer?

Yes. View the resources and man-hours for each resource for each activity in the schedule.

Primavera P6 is difficult to install. What about PrimaViewer?

PrimaViewer is web-based so there is NO software to install. You will login to with your secure credentials and get right to work!

If our company needs to see data not displayed in the standard license of PrimaViewer, can we hire PrimaViewer's development team to customize the software?

Yes, absolutely! We want to ensure that PrimaViewer meets your specific needs. Just send us your project needs "wish list" and we will submit a proposal for your approval.

Who uses PrimaViewer?

PrimaViewer is used by Contractors, Subcontractors, Customers, and Executives from a variety of companies in the construction, oil & gas, utilities, telecommunications, and I.T. industries.

Are there feature in PrimaViewer that are not in Primavera P6 Client?

Yes, several. For example, there is a search bar that allows you to search by keyword. This is built into the main interface and creating a separate feature is not required. To show concrete work, just type in 'concrete' and any activity or WBS band with that word will show up.

Will PrimaViewer open an old XER file?

Yes. PrimaViewer allows you to import any XER file from Primavera versions 5 through 18.

Can I modify data in the XER file using PrimaViewer?

No. PrimaViewer is a Primavera P6 viewer that also allows you to run various reports. If you need to modify Primavera P6 data, we suggest investing in a license(s) of Primavera P6.

Is PrimaViewer owned by Oracle?

PrimaViewer is owned by Critical Path Management, LLC. PrimaViewer developer, Trey Miller, is certified by Oracle (Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Certified Implementation Specialist) and has 15+ years experience using, selling, consulting, and teaching Oracle Primavera P6 software.