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How to Configure RMAN to Write to Shared Drives on Windows NT/2000/2003 (Doc ID 145843.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 29, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 9.0.1 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)


Following are step-by-step instructions for configuring RMAN to write to mapped (shared/networked) drive(s) on Windows platforms.

NOTE:  This information does not apply to RAC or Oracle 12c and higher.  



RMAN users who are familiar with basic RMAN functionality as well as database configuration on the Windows Platform.


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