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Error: "Failed to save the connection. Invalid username / password" When Connecting Data Visualization Desktop (DVD) To Your Primavera Analytics Cloud Offering Configured For Federated Identity Single Sign-On (SSO) Through SAML (Doc ID 2426072.1)

Last updated on MARCH 09, 2020

Applies to:

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


When attempting to create a connection from Data Visualization Desktop (DVD) to your Primavera Analytics cloud environment which is configured with SAML authentication (reference, Enabling Federated Identity Single Sign-On (SSO) Through SAML 2.0 For Primavera Products Hosted In Oracle Cloud (Doc ID 2087067.1)) , the following error occurs:

Failed to save the connection. Invalid username / password.

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




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