Project Name contains Invalid Character. 800xA Upgrade Fails.

We are currently upgrading an 800xA version 4.1 system to version 5.1.

The existing project name (at SV4.1 ) contains a "-" (dash) in the project name. This is apparently no longer a legal character in SV5.1

Included in the project are 2 hardware libraries which also contain a "-" character in the name. Again this is apparently no longer a legal character.

The project imports sucessfully from SV4.1 into the new 800xA SV5.1 system. However, it cannot be upgraded because Control Builder encounters an error when upgrading the Hardware Libraries.

Projects cannot be renamed.

Does anyone have a work around ?

By Stefan Stromqvist on 7/26/2017 | Like (0) | Report

Rob: I've asked the Product Manager to give his feedback on this.

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Rob Lyon   

asked 10 months ago




I have had the same problem. We have done the followin Work Around

Create a new Project with valid name

Copy and paste old Project´s subtreee objetcs to new one. First attempt to copy Application and after the Hardware. You will have to configure Project settings again. Double check Application configuration too.


answered 10 months ago


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