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Project remains locked even after saving and closing MSP


Article ID: 238780


Updated On:


Clarity PPM On Premise


After opening a Project in MSP when a local copy is saved to a file and MSP is closed out, the lock still remains in Clarity project.
This affects end users working in Clarity Modern UX and they are unable to save project when changes are made. There is no option to unlock the Project in modern UX.


1. From Clarity, open a Project (Read / Write) in MSP
2. click 'Save As' to save a local copy (make sure to rename the file to say for eg: 'abc.mpp')
3. Close the Project in MSP using - File-  Close option
4. Go back to the project in Clarity application

Expected Results: That project in Clarity will not be locked by MSP
Actual Results: Lock is still retained on Project in Clarity by MSP


Logged as defect id: DE64660


Release : 15.9.3, 16.0.1

Component : Clarity Project Management


Defect under review by Engineering


Additional Information

Workaround: Open Project in Clarity Classic and unlock the lock under Project properties section.