SQL Developer Will Not Start (Doc ID 1643367.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Reviewed for currency Sept 22, 2015

Symptoms

SQL Developer will not start. 

Check the task manager and there is a process for the first few seconds and then it disappears.

Older version starts and works without any problems or errors.

Changes

 This is a new install of SQL Developer

Cause

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