Error: "Bad Private User Name or Password. Check the Public Group ID. Database Server Error: ORA-01005; Null Password Given; Logon Denied;" While Testing P6 Professional Connection To An Oracle Database

(Doc ID 1343884.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 10-Jun-2013***


When attempting to login to P6 Project Management, the following error occurs.

'Unable to connect to database. Would you like to configure database connections now?'

After selecting 'Yes', and when configuring the database connection, the following error occurs:

Bad private user name or password. Check the public group ID. Database Server Error: ORA-01005; null password given; logon denied;




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