Access Denied For User 'root'@' (using Password: YES) 

(Doc ID 2260437.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 4.1 to 4.2.0 [Release 4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Problem Summary
Using SQL Developer to to migrate data into oracle from MySQL Server, you are not able to connect and get the following error:

Access denied for user 'root'@' (using password: YES)

Connection to MySQL from the host works.


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