"Bad public user name or password. Database Server Error: ORA-12505: TNS:Listener Does not Currently Know of SID Given in Connect Descriptor" When Configuring P6 Database Alias
(Doc ID 912095.1)
Last updated on JUNE 30, 2019
Applies to:Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 5.0 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 5.0 and later
When logging in to Project Management or Methodology Management, the following error is received:
"Unable to connect to database. Would you like to configure the database connection now?" .
Upon configuration, the following error is received:
"ORA-12505 Bad public user name or password. Database Server Error: ORA-12505: TNS:listener does not currently know of SID given in connect descriptor."
SQLException: Listener refused the connection with the following error:
ORA-12505, TNS:listner does not currently know of SID given in connect descriptor
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