Unable to Login as ADMIN User After Changing Password for ADMIN in 12c Database (Doc ID 1584134.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (formerly HTML DB) - Version 4.2.0 and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle database 12c
Oracle Application Express (formerly HTML DB) 4.2

Symptoms

Fresh install with 12c

Tried changing the admin password with the script apxchpwd.sql successfully, but cannot login as ADMIN user.

Cause

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