How to display just One Critical path with Multiple projects open in Primavera P6

In Primavera we can work with multiple projects at the same time.

We have a Program contain 2 projects : Project 1 and Project 2.

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Each project has its own critical path. And when we open 2 projects, by default Primavera show 2 critical paths.

What if we want to show only 1 critical path for the program.

I will show you how to do it.

Click F9 -> Option

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In “Calculate float based on finish date of”. Check on “Opened projects”

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Click Close and run Schedule.

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Now we can see Primavera display only 1 critical path. It based on the Finish date of Project 2 to calculate the Total Float.

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Author: doduykhuong

Chief Planning Engineer. Scheduler. Oracle Primavera P6 Certified Specialist. Provide Primavera P6, Microsoft Project Tips & Tricks

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