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Troubleshooting Accessing Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) From My Services Dashboard (Doc ID 2443755.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 10, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Identity Cloud Service (IDCS) - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Guidelines for how to troubleshoot common issues accessing OCI (Oracle Cloud Infrastructure) formerly known as Bare Metal Cloud Service.

Troubleshooting Steps

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In this Document
Troubleshooting Steps
 Explanation of OCI Availability
 Determine the Type of Cloud Account
 OCI (Compute) Service Tile is Not Available from the My Services Dashboard
 Step 1 - Check to see if you can access OCI (shown as Compute) from any of the the three methods below:
 Step 2 - Verify the Data Centers or Regions Available on Your Cloud Account 
 Step 3 - For IDCS accounts with Global Entitlement
 Extend Services to North America or EMEA If Needed
 Ensure That You Have an Account in the Region with OCI Services
 Ensure That You are Logged into the Default/Home Region for OCI 
 Step 4 - Ensure that You Have Selected the Correct Identity Domain
 Password/Authentication Issues Logging into the OCI Service Console
 Traditional/SIM (non-IDCS) Cloud Accounts
 IDCS Cloud Accounts
 Special Considerations for IDCS Global Entitlement Accounts with Both North America and EMEA Regions Enabled
 Logging into the OCI Service Console Directly Instead of from the My Services Dashboard

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