Error: "TDSSNIClient Initialization Failed With Error 0x5, status code 0x51" (Doc ID 1062737.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version: 6.1 to 6.2.1 - Release: 6.1 to 6.2
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Receiving the following error when attempting to logon to Project Management:
"Unable to connect to the database. Would you like to connect to it now?"

The following error is also observed in the Windows Application event log:
"TDSSNIClient initialization failed with error 0x5, status code 0x51"

Cause

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