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ORA-942 Even Though User Has Been Granted Privileges on Object (Doc ID 1005146.6)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 7.0 to 19]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You receive an ORA-00942 error even though you have been granted the appropriate (select or DML) privileges by the owner of the table or view.

For example, User A owns a table called TEST and grants privileges on TEST to User B.
User B tries to select/insert/update/delete from TEST but receives ORA-942.


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