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Moving Tables Between Tablespaces Using Traditional Export/Import (EXP/IMP) (Doc ID 1012307.6)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 7.0.16.0 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 7.0 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 15-Dec-2014***

Purpose

This article discusses three ways you can move tables from one tablespace to another tablespace using traditional Export/Import utilities (exp/imp). Alternative methods exist to achieve this see:

A. On a Per Table Basis
B. On a Per User Basis
C. From user A to user B

A worked example can be seen later in the article for each of the scenarios.

Scope

It defines the steps required when moving tables from one tablespace to another. These steps require a SQL*Plus account with DBA privileges to set-up the appropriate user privileges

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