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Error: "Failed to save the connection. Invalid connect string / url to external source" When Connecting Data Visualization Desktop (DVD) To Your Primavera Analytics Cloud Offering (Doc ID 2425075.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2018

Applies to:

Primavera Analytics Cloud Service - Version 18.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to create a connection from Data Visualization Desktop (DVD) to the Primavera Analytics offering, the following error occurs:

ERROR
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Failed to save the connection. Invalid connect string / url to external source.

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

  1. Open Oracle Data Visualization Desktop
  2. Click Create > Connection > Oracle Application
  3. Fill in required fields for connecting to your Analytics cloud offering
  4. Click Save
  5. Note the failure which occurs

Changes

 

Cause

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