When Installing OBIEE 11g: Error: "[nQSError: 10018] Access For The Requested Connection is Refused. [nQSError: 43126] Authentication Failed: Invalid User/Password."

(Doc ID 1251364.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version [1905] to [1905] [Release 11g]
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version [1905] to [1905] [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The following error is received during an 11g OBIEE installation :

[2010-10-21T10:44:42.000+02:00] [OBIPS] [ERROR:1] [] [saw.sawserver] [ecid: ] [tid: ] Could not create a system user connection to Oracle BI Server during start-up. Please check the error message and try again.
Authentication Failure.
Odbc driver returned an error (SQLDriverConnectW).
State: 08004. Code: 10018. [NQODBC] [SQL_STATE: 08004] [nQSError: 10018] Access for the requested connection is refused.
[nQSError: 43113] Message returned from OBIS.
[nQSError: 43126] Authentication failed: invalid user/password. (08004)[[


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