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'Your username and/or password are invalid' Shows When Logging Into Dbconsole as Sys User (Doc ID 877030.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 16, 2022

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 10.1 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When logging into the dbconsole using sys user with sysdba privillege, the following error message shows:

Your username and/or password are invalid.

However, the connection to that database instance with sys user via SQL*Plus is successful.
Furthermore, logging into  the dbconsole with other user, such as sysman or system without sysdba privilege, is also successful.


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