E-Portal: Get "Authentication error. An invalid User Name or Password was entered" In OBIEE Server Setup Page (Doc ID 2169008.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.55 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to Configure OBIEE Server in Peoplesoft
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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"Authentication error. An invalid User Name or Password was entered."


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Navigating to PeopleTools > Portal > OBIEE Setup >Server Setup
2. Configured the server as told in the documentation:
  http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E58500_01/pt854pbh1/eng/pt/tprt/task_ConfiguringOBIEEServerSetup-d67b3f.html#topofpage

Cause

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