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The Connection String Field in the P6 Professional Database Configuration Window Does Not Accept Valid Entries (Doc ID 2882128.1)

Last updated on JULY 26, 2022

Applies to:

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



When entering a valid Oracle Database link in the Connection String field of the Database Configuration utility, the field remains highlighted in red and doesn't accept the entry.


The Connection String field should accept a valid database string entry.


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

  1. Launch the Database Configuration utility.
  2. Add a new alias, or highlight an existing one to update it.
  3. Click the drop-down arrow for the Driver Type field and select Oracle Database.
  4. Enter the Connection String info.
  5. Note the reported issue.


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