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OBS-0212: OBS unit names must be unique within a parent unit

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Article ID: 203010

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Products

Clarity PPM On Premise Clarity PPM SaaS

Issue/Introduction

Receive the following error when trying to create a Department if name is same as another child in the same node

OBS-0212: OBS unit names must be unique within a parent unit.

Environment

Release : All Supported

Component : CA PPM STUDIO

Cause

This working as designed. Departments that share the same Parent Department cannot have the same name

Resolution

The one option would be to rename the Department so it doesn't have the same name as any other Department (example: Department1, Department2, etc) with the same Parent Department.

Additional Information

Reference KB: Enhancement Requests for Clarity 

Reference KB: Searching for known Clarity Issues using Self Service