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2791127 - OPS$ Connection Issues - Guided Answers


This Guided Answers contains solutions for the OPS$ connection related issues. The OPS$ mechanism is used for the connection from the ABAP Application Server to the Oracle database server.

An issue belongs to this topic, if there is a problem during the OPS$ connection process. It could be a problem with logon of the OPS$ user (this is the OS user used to the database connection) or with the logon of the SAP schema owner user (for example SAPSR3). It could be also a problem during reading the password of SAP schema user from the table SAPUSER.



  • SAP Systems based on SAP NetWeaver
  • Oracle Database Server 11g or higher


SAP NetWeaver all versions


OPS$, OS Authentication, ABAP Application Server Connection, ORA-01017, ORA-01004 , KBA , BC-DB-ORA , Oracle , Problem

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