Connection Attempt to Pluggable Database PDB Fails with ORA-01017

(Doc ID 2169712.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 07, 2016

Applies to:

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


Connection attempt to Pluggable Database fails with ORA-01017.


SQL> conn sysapps/oracle
ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied 


Newly created Oracle 12c database with pluggable database in place. Or 

Trying to connect to a Pluggable Database immediately after changing the password of the Pluggable database user.



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