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1753611 - PCM Upgrade Configuration Errors - Oracle database


  • Cannot create or open models after upgrading to PCM 10
  • PCM Configuration Wizard > Oracle Instant Client Server Database Setup screen error: PCMServerOCCI.exe - Application Error: "The application failed to initialize properly (0xc000007b). Click OK to terminate the application."
  • PCM Configuration Wizard > Workflow Manager Options: Invalid Workflow user - General Database Error
  • PCM Configuration Wizard > Test Connection to Primary Server: Exception 'EOleException' in module PCM Configure.exe at 0019F216. OLE error 80880021
  • Recreating the database and re-running the Configuration Wizard does not resolve the problem.
  • The correct database scripts have been used to upgrade or create the database.
  • The database and the installed PCM version are compatible.
  • General Database Error 80880021

In one scenario, the following 4 errors appeared in the Windows Event Viewer logs in sequence:

  1. Faulting application name: PCMModelOCCI.exe, version:,
    Exception code: 0xc0000374
  2. Faulting application name: PCMModelIPS.exe, version:,
    Exception code: 0xc0000005
  3. PCM Main Service
    Model\Failed\ : General error code (0x80880001)
  4. PCM Main Service
    Model\Failed\ : General error code (0x80004005)



  • SAP BusinessObjects Profitability and Cost Management 10 onwards including Support Packages (SAP EPM PCM)


SAP Profitability and Cost Management all versions


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