E-MSS Invalid Access ID or Password Error when Logging onto a SQL Server 2008 64-bit Database on Windows Server 2008 64-bit using Application Designer or Data Mover.

(Doc ID 969083.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.49 to 8.52 [Release 8.4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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When using Data Mover or Application Designer that is installed on a Windows Server 2008 64-bit server to sign-on to a demo HRMS 9.0/PT 8.50 database on SQL Server 2008 64-bit, the following error occurs:

Invalid Access ID and password for sign-on - see your security administrator

The issue can be reproduced with the following steps:
1.  Start Datamover or Application Designer.
2.  Logon to the database as a PeopleSoft user or in boot strap mode.


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