My Oracle Support Banner

Error 'Failed to load the selected configuration' When Attempting to Access the Authentication Method for a Database (Doc ID 2160180.1)

Last updated on MARCH 22, 2022

Applies to:

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


When attempting to access the Authentication tab and expand the "Database" section of the P6 configuration in the P6 Administrator application, the following error occurs:

Failed to load the selected configuration. You may need to create a new one.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Launch the P6 Administrator (ex. <P6 EPPM home>\p6\adminpv.cmd).
2. Select the Authentication tab.
3. Expand (configuration) > Database Instance.
4. View the reported error.


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.