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DataPump Export (EXPDP) Reports ORA-942 Even If Table Exists (Doc ID 1371613.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When performing a DataPump export (full, schema or table levels) you received:

ORA-31693: Table data object "<table owner>"."<table name>" failed to load/unload and is being skipped due to error:
ORA-00942: table or view does not exist

- the mentioned table exists at export time and is not deleted during export
- the table is accessible by the user performing the export
- select from table is successful

By setting:




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