P6 Reports Fails With "P6 Username is not Valid for Connecting to the Reporting Database" With Active Directory LDAP Authentication

(Doc ID 2370582.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2018

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 15.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to access the Reports tab in P6 Web, the following error occurs.

Error:
"P6 username is not valid for connecting to the reporting database. Contact your administrator."

Steps to Reproduce:

  1. Log into P6 web
  2. Choose Reports tab
  3. Error appears.

Cause

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