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ORA-01031 While Connecting As Sysdba On Windows With A Domain User (Doc ID 1071638.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 17, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 9.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While trying to connect to a database running on Windows using "/ as sysdba" from an OS session started as a domain user the following error occurs:

The domain user is a direct member of the local ORA_DBA group. If the Oracle Service is started as a domain user and not as Local System Account then the OS authentication will work for any user.


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