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Multi Lingual Engine Is Not Available On This Database Version! (Doc ID 2769114.1)

Last updated on MAY 19, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (APEX) - Version 20.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On :APEX 20.2 version, Flow Builder

When attempting to run a migrated application (with export-import) from  older APEX
the following error occurs.

Exception in "Search Internal Contact":
Error Stack: ORA-20987: APEX - Multi Lingual Engine is not available on this database version! - Contact your application administrator.
Details about this incident are available via debug id "<ID>".
ORA-06512: at "APEX_200200.WWV_FLOW_ERROR", line 1357

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Import an application from APEX 4/5 into APEX 20.2 (new instance)
2. Run the application and the login page shows
3. Enter username and password and then the error happens instead of the next expected page


 Upgrading to APEX 20 but in a new instance


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