Error Configuring Capture Connection to Oracle Database "Microsoft Data Link Error" "Oracle client and networking components were not found"

(Doc ID 1130115.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Capture 10g - Version 5.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Attempting to configure the batch setup for Capture, the following error is returned:

Microsoft Data Link Error
Test connection failed because of an error in initializing provider. Oracle client and networking components were not found. These components are supplied by Oracle Corporation and are part of the Oracle Version 7.3.3 or later client software installation

Provider is unable to function until these components are installed.


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