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Error ORA-00904: "SYS"."ANYDATA"."CONVERTXMLTYPE": invalid identifier When Trying To Select XMLTYPE In Apex Components And Page Designer (Doc ID 2466079.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 18, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (APEX) - Version 18.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
*** Checked for relevance on 19-Feb-2019 ****

Symptoms


When a SQL query (in APEX component or within page designer) selects a plain XMLTYPE column (without converting to CLOB or VARCHAR2), this query fails with the following error message:

ORA-00904: "SYS"."ANYDATA"."CONVERTXMLTYPE": invalid identifier



Cause

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