Renumber / Change Activity ID for all activities to be ascending perfectly in Primavera P6

While making activity list for a project, we usually have to insert Activity. So the final Activity list don’t have a nice ascending sequence like below picture:

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We want all activities ID to be ascending nicely.

So we select all activities, go to menu Edit -> Renumber Activity ID. Edit the Prefix if necessary, and click OK

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But the activity ID is not perfectly ascending.

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How to modify Activity ID Suffix in Primavera P6

In Primavera we can use ‘Renumbering Activity ID” function to modify Activity ID Prefix. How about we want to modify Suffix.

I will show you how.

We have a simple project with default activity ID like this

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How to Trim Activity ID or Activity Name in Primavera P6

When we think about Trim data, we usually export and do it in excel. However Primavera P6 also give us a tool to trim data by itself.

For example you need to get rid of the “A” letter in Activity ID.

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Renumbering Activity ID in Primavera P6

By default activity ID in Primavera has a format like A1000, A1010 and so on.

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How about we can make the ID more meaningful.

For example we can change the “A” letter to show the WBS which they belong to.

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