Forms Builder Crashes (Oracle Forms Designer Has Stopped Working) when Opening a Large Form

(Doc ID 1580605.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version 11.1.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Check for relevance 8-Feb-2015

Symptoms

1. One particularly large form (1.8 MB) is opened, modified, and saved
2. Afterwards, this Form cannot be opened.  Attempts to open it result in the following message ->


Choosing the "Debug" option reveals no helpful information

3.  Issue occured on 32 bit windows with 32 bit 11.1.1.7. Windows 7 Enterprise but is not unique to this platform.

4.  Converting the form to fmt and back does not resolve the issue.

Cause

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