Error: "ORA-12170: TNS: Connect Timeout Occurred" Configuring P6 Professional Connection To An Oracle Database

(Doc ID 1168743.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 7.0 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The following error is received when attempting to configure a database connection for P6 Professional:


Bad public username or password. Database server error ORA-12170: TNS: connect timeout occurred




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