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P6 EPPM Login Fails With Error: "An Invalid Value Was Detected For 'Password'" (Chrome browser) or "This website requires you to login" (Internet Explorer browser) (Doc ID 2778395.1)

Last updated on MARCH 22, 2022

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version to [Release 15.1 to 20.12]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


P6Web login fails with the following browser specific errors:

Using Internet Explorer:

The website declined to show this webpage
Most likely causes: This website requires you to login

More information
This error (HTTP 403 Forbidden) means that Internet Explorer was able to connect to the website, but it does not have permission to view the page.

Using Chrome:

An invalid value was detected for 'password'

P6WebAccess.html log file shows:

ERROR /action/login () com.primavera.pvweb.XSSFilter ?:? Cross-site scripting filter (XSSFilter) has blocked the page '/p6/action/login' due to POST of name/value 'password=<password>'


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