Error: "Login failed due to invalid user name or password" Connecting to P6 Via Web Services (Doc ID 1966049.1)

Last updated on JULY 27, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera Risk Analysis - Version 8.6.0017 and later
Primavera Web Services - Version 8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to open a Primavera P6 Project in Primavera Risk Analysis the following error occurs.

ERROR
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Login to failed for user admin
Please check you have entered the correct information and that the services are running on the remote machine.

Error:
Code = 80041b5b
Code meaning = IDispatch error #6491
Source = P3eIntegration.P3eJLink.1
Description = error - Failed to call connect.

LOG ERROR
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Login failed due to invalid user name or password.

The above LOG ERROR also occurs when executing the Primavera Web Service Login Authentication operation.

Cause

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