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Primary Note for Oracle Application Express (APEX) Authentication (Doc ID 1094413.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (APEX) - Version 1.5 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This note answers or addresses the most common questions or issues encountered about Oracle Application Express (APEX) and authentication.


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In this Document
 Different methods of Authentication at runtime.
 Single Sign On (SSO)
 Oracle Access Manager
 Database username / password
 Public. No authentication required.
 Social Sign-In
 Problems Accessing the APEX development Environment.
 Cannot Access APEX Instance after a new Install.
 APEX Instance no long accessible.
 Cannot Login as APEX Internal ADMIN user.


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