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FMW 12c Forms & Reports Installer Crashes On Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) 2012 With VMWare (Doc ID 2123156.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 16, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release 12c]
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)


Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) 2012 running on VMWare
Oracle Fusion Middleware
Java version 1.8_66

When following the Fusion Middleware 12c Forms and Reports Installation Guide the installer (setup_fmw_12. brings up the Oracle Universal Installer and immediately closes it without creating any logs.

Oracle Fusion Middleware Installing Oracle Forms and Reports
2 Installing and Configuring Oracle Forms and Reports

Steps to reproduce
1. The name of the zipped files downloaded are (1,498,211 KB) and (942,641 KB).
2. The steps performed are as follows:

    2.1. Install JDK
           - Run jdk-8u66-windows-x64.exe as administrator.

    2.2. Install WLS infrastructure
           - Unzip
           - Open command prompt as administrator and cd to location of fmw_12.
           - java -d64 -jar fmw_12.

    2.3. Install FR
           - Unzip
           - Run setup_fmw_12. as administrator.
           - You will see the OUI interface and "Preparing the installer...".
           - Then you will see "Cleaning up..." for about 1 second and the installer will close.




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