Error: "The Password Entered Does Not Match the Existing Password for User Privuser" When Attempting to Create a New Database on MS SQL Server Using Dbsetup.bat

(Doc ID 2236050.1)

Last updated on APRIL 11, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version to [Release 8.4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to create a new database on SQL Server using dbsetup.bat, the following error occurs:

"The password entered does not match the existing password for user privuser"

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Launch dbsetup.bat
  2. Enter connection details and the sa password for SQL Server
  3. Select "Use existing database users" and choose privuser and pubuser
  4. Enter privuser password
  5. Observe error




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