Primavera P6 Professional installation

This section we walk thorough on Primavera P6 Professional Installation

P6 Version: 15.2
Prerequisite:

  1. Oracle XE Database to be installed on a machine

    Click here for the download and installation instruction of Oracle XE database

  2. P6 Professional Software file

Click here for the download instruction of P6 Professional client

Tested Configuration: P6 15.2
Click here to see the tested configuration of P6 EPPM suite.

Click here if you are looking for Primavera P6 Professional installation on SQL-Lite

 

Step1:

Unzip the Primavera P6 professional zip file (V77877-01.zip) in a folder.

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Step2:

 

Run P6 database script ‘manural_script_before_install.sql‘ in Oracle database sys user account.

This file is located under P6_professional_for_EPPM\Database\Scripts\install\
PPM_15_02_00 as shown below

 

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Open command prompt or SQL Developer, login as SYS user account and execute the script

 

cd C:\Users\Gayathri\Download\temp\V77877-1\P6_Professional_for_EPPM\Database\scripts\install\PPM_15_02_00
sqlplus sys as sysdba
@manual_script_before_install.sql

 

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Step3:

 

Go into P6_Professional\Database folder and double click dbsetup.bat

 

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Step4:

 

You may see an error message like below,

 

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If you see the above error, Open the file ‘dbsetup.bat’ file in a notepad file and set JAVA_HOME variable point to your JDK installation directory as shown below.

Your JDK installation directory may have different path. Now double click again the dbsetup.bat file

 

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Step5:

 

The DB setup wizard will open, Select the option as shown below and click Next

 

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Step6:

 

Enter your Oracle XE database system credentials and click Next, If you have installed Oracle XE in your machine the most values are similar like below

 

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Step7:

 

Configure tablespace and click Next

 

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Step8:

 

Click Create to create tablespace

 

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Step9:

 

Click Next

 

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Step10:

 

Enter password for admuser, privuser, pubuser and pubuser. Click Next

Note: Save these passwords somewhere! The password need later

 

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Step11:

Enter password for admin, choose sample database, select your currency and click Next

Note: Save this password, this is the password to login to P6

 

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Step12:

Click Next

 

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Step13:

 

Click Finish to complete the database schema creation wizard

 

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Step14:

 

Now go back to the directory P6_Professional_for_EPPM and double click the setup.exe

 

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Step15:

 

Choose 64 bit and click Install

 

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Step 16:

 

The JRE starts install in the machine. Click Install

 

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Step17:

 

Click Close to complete the JRE installation.

 

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Step18:

Click Next.

 

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Step19:

Choose Typical

 

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Step20:

Enter password for your Oracle XE database system user. Click OK if any pop up appears

 

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Step21:

Click Install, the installation will start progress on the screen

 

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Step22:

Choose type Oracle in the combo box as shown below and click Next

 

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Step23:

Enter XE as connection string and click Next

 

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Step24:

Enter pubuser as username and enter password for pubuser (The password is you provided in Step10)

 

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Step25:

Click Next.

 

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Step26:

Click Finish to complete the database configuration.

 

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Step27:

Click Finish to complete the installation

 

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Open P6 Professional

The P6 professional installation is completed now. Now open P6 Professional

In Windows, Go to Start >> All apps >> Oracle Primavera P6 >> Click P6 Professional as shown below

 

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Login with your admin username, this password is you created in step 11

 

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Click Ok for the pop-up

 

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Select a date in the calendar. Click Admin preference under Admin in the toolbar

 

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Go to Industry tab and select an industry type and click close

 

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Click Ok for the pop-up

 

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Your P6 professional is ready!

 

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