Error: 'Bad Public Username And Password. Cannot Open the Database '<DatabaseName>' Requested by the Login. Login Failed" When Attempting To Create An Alias Connection With SQL Server (Doc ID 1477337.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 21, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 6.2.1 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 6.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to connect to Project management and then create an alias connection,
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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'Bad Public Username And Password. Cannot Open the Database  'PMDB' Requested by the Login. Login Failed"

 

Cause

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