% Complete can't be updated in the PPM Gantt view when using a locale that has % sign in front of the number (i.e.: %100)

Document ID : KB000095505
Last Modified Date : 13/12/2018
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Trying to modify the % Complete attribute in the PPM Gantt view will throw an error when the configured user Locale represents % sign in front of the number (%0).

Steps to Reproduce
  1. In the Account Settings, set the Locale (not Language) to any Locale that represents percentage with sign in front of the number (i.e.: Turkish(Turkey)).
  2. Open a Project with tasks
  3. Open the PPM Gantt view
  4. Modify the % Complete value for a task with any other.
Expected Results: % Complete value is tentatively modified.
Actual Results: An error is thrown: PPM ERROR - Error occurred, please contact system administrator.
This issue has been observed in CA PPM 15.3 and 15.4.
This issue has been reported to Engineering as DE41422.
Engineering has reviewed this issue and the fix is targeted to be included in our 15.6 release.