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"REP-51018: Need database user authentication" when Running Reports in IE Browser with Null Password (Doc ID 1132013.1)

Last updated on MAY 02, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version to [Release 10gr2 to 12.2]
Oracle Forms for OCI - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When trying to run a JSP report in IE browser and specify the parameter USERID in the URL but with empty password (like userid=<userid>@<connectstring>), the login screen is shown (which is expected) but after providing the password and submitting, the following error occurs

This issue is not reproduced with FireFox and Google Chrome browsers.


Using Internet Explorer to run JSP Oracle Reports


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