Connecting with User having Non-ascii Characters In Sql Developer

(Doc ID 1278964.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version: 1.5.1 to 3.0 - Release: to 3
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You have created a database user with a non-ascii character.
But connecting with this user in SQL Developer, the following error is displayed:
ORA-01017: Invalid username/password


User is created with a non-ascii character like :
create user F�d� identified by naga


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