How To Start Oracle Service On Windows Without Opening The Database (Doc ID 1270846.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.6 and later
Generic Windows
***Checked for relevance on 02-Sep-2016***

Goal

How to start the Windows Oracle service without starting the instance?

Note that the service as such needs to be started to investigate possible instance startup problems by manually starting the instance/database in nomount, mount and open stages.

Solution

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