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How to Migrate APEX Applications and Their Supporting Objects from One APEX Instance to Another (Doc ID 758216.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 01, 2023

Applies to:

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


This document provides an outline of how to migrate the workspaces, applications and database objects for a Development installation of Application Express (APEX) - the source database, into another database instance - the target database.

This document references the documentation and steps associated with the 3.1.2 version of APEX, however, the concepts apply to any versions of APEX that allow runtime only installations (last version supported is 22.1). Ensure that you review the pertinent sections in the documentation for your APEX version for any version specific restrictions.

Documentation for the most current version of APEX can be found here. Documentation for prior APEX versions can be found here.




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In this Document
 Migrate the Database Objects from the Source Database

 Export the Workspaces and Applications from the Source Database
 Import Workspaces into the Target Database
 Import Applications and Components into the Target Database

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