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2738621 - SSL Security error ConnectionOpen (SECCreateCredentials())


  • You are performing an installation or uninstallation on Software Provisioning Manager (SWPM)
  • In Define Parameters, you come across the following error:

    Cannot connect to <database server>
    Error(s) returned:
    SSL Security error ConnectionOpen (SECCreateCredentials()).
    SOLUTION: Check that you specified the correct name for the database server, that the server is running and you are authorized to log on to it.



  • SWPM tool
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and higher
  • Windows Server operating system


 MS SQL Server, Database instance, Cannot move forward , KBA , BC-DB-MSS , SQL Server in SAP NetWeaver Products , BC-INS-NT , SAP Netweaver based Solutions on Windows , BC-INS-SWPM , Installation with Software Provisioning Manager , Problem

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