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WFR Installation Returns Error Connecting to SQL Database "Login failed for user "<username>"!" (Doc ID 2743406.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Forms Recognition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Attempting to install WebCenter Forms Recognition version and the installation is performing the creation of the WFR database (on SQL Server).  During installation the following error is returned:

Login failed for user "<username>"!


Looked at the "C:\InstallHistory.log" file and it reports:

Detect Database Failed: Wrong User information for <servername>


Then looked at the "C:\Windows\Temp\TestDBConnection.log" file and it reports the error:

  Login failed for user '<username>'
  Invalid connection string attribute





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