ASM: How To Recreate the ASM Password File on Windows Platforms? (Doc ID 852126.1)

Last updated on JULY 28, 2009

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for RDBMS - Version: 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.0
Microsoft Windows
Microsoft Windows Server 2003

Goal

Since EM uses password authentication to communicate/access the ASM instance, sometimes is required to recreate the PWD+ASM.ora file to change the password or due it is corrupt.

So this note provides the correct steps to recreate the ASM password file on Windows platforms.

Solution

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