ORA-01017

ORA-01017

What causes an ORA-01017 error?

An invalid username or password was entered in an attempt to log on to Oracle. The username and password must be the same as was specified in a GRANT CONNECT statement. If the username and password are entered together, the format is: username/password.

How Xynomix can help

Enter a valid username and password combination in the correct format.

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