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MapViewer Login Fails: Not authorized to View this Page (Doc ID 362073.1)

Last updated on APRIL 07, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware MapViewer - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Setting up 10g iAS Mapviewer, login fails with error:

You are not authorized to view this page
You might not have permission to view this directory or page using the
credentials you supplied.
If you believe you should be able to view this directory or page, please try to
contact the Web site by using any e-mail address or phone number that may be
listed on the oracle1:7779 home page.


Steps taken to setup / deploy Mapviewer:

  1. Deployed MapViewer at the Middle Tier level via the Application Server.
  2. Went into: Configure security providers, create/delete/view users and roles.
  3. Manually created a Role in SQLPlus -> map_admin_role
  4. Create a user ->admin
  5. Then mapped the admin user to the role.
  6. Then go to :
  7. Select the ADMIN link and attempt to login


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