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Error Configuring Distributed Capture Server with Windows User "Error Number -2147191493, Error Description: Login Failed. Error number 20046" (Doc ID 1140767.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Distributed Capture - Version 5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to configure the Distributed Capture Server Configuration applet, the following error is returned:

The following settings are invalid:

Failed to login using the specified credentials. Error Number -2147191493, Error Description: Login Failed.
Error number 20046
Error Description: [The User Name and Password entered could not be validated. Please try again.]


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