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Error: "Bad Public Username Or Password. Database Server Error: Named Pipes Provider: Could Not Open A Connection To SQL Server [2] (Doc ID 906172.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 12, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 5.0 and later
Primavera Contractor - Version 6.1 to 6.1 [Release 6.1]
All Platforms
***Checked for relevance 22-Mar-2013***


The following error is encountered when attempting to configure the P6 client applications database connection to a SQL Server database:

Bad public user name or password. Database Server Error: Named Pipes Provider: Could not open a connection to SQL Server [2];


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