Connections from TOAD to 11g database fails with ORA-1017 (Doc ID 1365649.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 09, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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Connections to a 11g database using TOAD fail with ORA-01017: invalid username/password.

Connections using SQLPlus to the same account works fine.

Using the same TOAD installation, connections can be established successfully to pre-11g databases.

Cause

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