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Attempting To Install Oracle Forms And Installation Hangs (Doc ID 2685044.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version and later
Oracle Forms for OCI - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Installing Oracle Forms on Windows and after selecting Forms and Reports Deployment for the Installation Type, the installer changes the Installation Type color to red and the install does not continue.  There is no error on the screen.

The install log from the install shows:

[<TIMESTAMP>] [as] [WARNING] [] [] [host: <HOSTNAME>] [nwaddr: <IP_ADDRESS>] [tid: <TID>] [userId: <USERID>] [ecid: <ECID>] Exception[[
java.nio.file.InvalidPathException: Illegal char <"> at index 69: C:\Users\<USERID>\AppData\Local\Temp\OraInstall2020-06-24_04-31-23PM\"C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_251" 


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