SQL Developer 4.2 Compare Files Functionality is Disabled (Doc ID 2260950.1)

Last updated on MAY 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 4.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempt to compare 2 files with SQL Developer 4.2.0.17.089 is not possible.


a) Load SQL file in worksheet.
b) Go to File  menu and select "Compare With".
c) Attempt to select "Other File" but option is grayed out and disabled.

Changes

 New installation.

Cause

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