When Configuring the Database Connection the Error "ORA-12505: TNS:listener Does Not Currently Know of SID Given in Connect Descriptor" Occurs (Doc ID 1492486.1)

Last updated on APRIL 19, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera Web Services - Version 6.2 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 6.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 11-March-2014***

Symptoms

When attempting to create a database connection for the Integration API or Web Services the following error occurs:

ORA-12505, TNS:listener does not currently know of SID given in connect descriptor.

Cause

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