The Cobra Integration Wizard maps to the Physical % Complete field in Primavera P6. As best I can tell, this is the only choice you have to update % Complete work packages as its not called out as an option in the Integration Wizard.
We often get asked questions about Deltek’s MPM product and particularly how it compares with Deltek Cobra. So, below is an overview and outline of Deltek’s MPM product including its features and how it’s positioned.
As much as I always try to be as accurate as possible in the information I share about Deltek’s applications, I goof things up once in a while.
If you’re ever faced with doing a single point adjustment in Deltek Cobra 5, then check this document out first.
I was rather mystified to find that when I ran a CPR Format 1, the thing was wall-to-wall zeros; with the exception of my Undistributed Budget row.
Are you experiencing this Deltek Cobra Integration Warning? [Warning]Resource code Engineer on activity 22.214.171.124 could not be found in structure file Explanation: This warning appears in the Deltek Cobra integration log when a resource cannot be located in the Resources file for the target project. In this case the term structure file is referring to […]
Deltek Cobra Integration Warning [Warning]Invalid budget class ‘Budget’ for ‘2.3.3’, ID ‘3.3.3’ Explanation: Do you get this error message [Warning]Invalid budget class ‘Budget’ for ‘2.3.3’, ID ‘3.3.3’? This rather obscure warning is typically found in the Deltek Cobra integration log when a resource has been assigned incorrectly to a Control Account that has no Work […]
If you ever get a warning like the one below during a Microsoft Project or P6 to Deltek Cobra 5.0 baseline integration, don’t let it drive you crazy. There’s an easy solution, if you know where to look. The warning usually goes something like this: [Warning]Finish date for budget resource Engineer (04/25/2012) after finish date […]
Before running reports in Deltek Cobra, open and then close the project you wish to report on. Deltek Cobra will then display the last project opened in the File: field of the reporting wizard. This will save you having to keep selecting the project for every report you need to run. This Deltek Cobra tip […]
It’s always exciting when something new releases from the Deltek production team, so I was looking forward to installing and testing the latest point release of Cobra, namely version 5.1.