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FAQ on APEX Runtime Installation (Doc ID 749733.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (APEX) - Version and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This documents explains the Oracle Application Express Runtime Environment  installation, configuration and limitations.

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Questions and Answers
 How is the Oracle Application Express runtime environment administered?
 Is it possible to convert a Runtime Environment to a Full Development Environment?
 After installing Oracle Application Express runtime environment, I see several PUBLIC synonyms which don't point to anything.
 Is the ADMIN account used at all in the Oracle Application Express runtime environment? I still see a record for ADMIN in FLOWS_030100.WWV_FLOW_FND_USER / APEX_XXXXXX.WWV_FLOW_FND_USER (versions 3.2 and above)?
 If I hadn't done the install of the runtime environment myself, how could I, as a DBA, not a developer, differentiate between a runtime environment and a full development environment?

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