Connection Error With Sql Developer

(Doc ID 945622.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 17, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 1.0 to 4.1
Generic Windows

Symptoms

Using SQL Developer, when attempting to connect to a database using TNSNAMES.ora the following error occurs:

ocijdbc11 in java.library.path


Steps To Reproduce:
1. On a system that does not have a database client.
2. Create a connection using tnsnames.


Cause

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