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WIN: Checklist for Resolving CONNECT AS SYSDBA Issues (Doc ID 114384.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 30, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.8 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 9.2 to 11.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 to 12.1.0.1 [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Checked for relevance on 20-Sep-2012


Purpose

This article is intended to document some frequently encountered issues with password files and the ORAPWD utility on Windows Operating systems (NT/Windows 2000/Windows 2003/Windows XP), referred to as 'Windows' for the remainder of this article.

Scope

The scope of this is article is to discuss the general use of password files on Windows. Some of the information specific to currently desupported versions was retained for historical purposes.

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