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FAQ for Products in Extended Support (Doc ID 757445.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition
Oracle Database - Standard Edition
Oracle Fusion Middleware
Enterprise Manager Base Platform
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This FAQ provides answers to common questions regarding support for products in the Extended Support phase of Lifetime Support. Additional information is provided regarding Extended Support as well as recommended next steps to access a restricted patch for a product in Extended Support.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 What is Extended Support?
 Where can I learn more about Lifetime Support including Extended Support?
 How do I know if my product is in the Extended Support phase?
 Why can't I download an Extended Support patch?
 What needs to be done to address an Extended Support patch restriction?
 How do I submit a request to Oracle Support for assistance with Extended Support?
 How do I check my profile in My Oracle Support?
 What do I do if I have Extended Support but it's on a different SI?
 What do I do if I want to purchase Extended Support?
 What do I do if I have a product in the Premier Support phase that is certified with a product in the Extended Support phase?

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