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ORA-12514 Starting up the Database via Oracle Net (Doc ID 1346955.1)

Last updated on JUNE 16, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When connecting through TNS-Names, Trying to startup the database after shutting it down triggers:
ORA-12514: TNS:listener does not currently know of service requested in connect descriptor


When using OracleNet to connect to a database, shutting down the database and then restarting will produce an ORA-12514 error.


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