Error - Unable to restore project, project's database version is newer

 Product(s):Promis.e, Bentley Substation
 Area:Project Management
 Subarea:Backup and Restore Project

Error or Warning Message

Unable to restore project because the project's database version is newer than your current database version.


If you try to restore a project backup that was created in a newer version of the software than you are currently using, you will get a message similar to the one shown.

How to Avoid 

In order to restore and use the project you must have the same or newer version of the software that was used to create the backup.  Refer to the following articles to correlate the database versions given on the error message to the software versions.

[[6255|Project Database Version - promis.e]]

[[6897|Project Database Version - Substation]]

The latest versions of Bentley software can be found on the Bentley website.

[[How to download the promis.e software]]

[[How to download the Bentley Substation software]]

If you have more than one workstation, you should update all workstations to the same version of the software in question to avoid conflicts.

See Also

[[Updating and Upgrading promis.e]]

[[Updating and Upgrading Bentley Substation]]

 Original Author:Tani_S