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How to Administer the Private Database Login Username and Password for P6 EPPM or P6 Professional R8.x and Later Releases (Doc ID 1348248.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2023

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides instruction on how to administer the private database login username and password in P6 EPPM Release 8.x and later releases.

If the privileged schema user (default privuser) password is changed in the database platform, but the associated password embedded in the P6 database (in encrypted format) is not updated to match, when attempting to log in the Primavera P6 Administrator, the following error occurs.

Invalid Authentication. Please try again


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