"Exception in thread "winRegistry" java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError" When Installing Oracle WebLogic 10.3.3 on Microsoft Windows 2008

(Doc ID 1262686.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 11, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version: 10.3.3 to 10.3.3
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - Version: 2008 R2

Symptoms

Installing Oracle WebLogic 10.3.3 on Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 64-bit failed with the following error:

java.exe -jar installer.jar

Exception in thread "winRegistry" java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: Expecting an absolute path of the library: jni_winx64
  at java.lang.Runtime.load0(Unknown Source)
  at java.lang.System.load(Unknown Source)
  at com.bea.plateng.common.jni.JNIUtil.loadLibrary(JNIUtil.java:255)
  at com.bea.plateng.common.jni.Win32Registry.<clinit>(Win32Registry.java:20)
  at com.bea.plateng.common.jni.WinRegistryHelper.getRegistry(WinRegistryHelper.java:35)
  at com.bea.plateng.wizard.installer.silent.tasks.WinRegistryTask.execute(WinRegistryTask.java:262)
  at com.bea.plateng.wizard.installer.silent.tasks.WinRegistryTask.run(WinRegistryTask.java:251)
  at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source)

Cause

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