11.2.0.3 Oracle Developer Tools for Visual Studio .NET crashes Visual Studio 2010 when adding a connection in Server Explorer (Doc ID 1478124.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Data Provider for .NET - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Oracle Developer Tools for Visual Studio .NET - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

 After adding a connection in Visual Studio 2010 in Server Explorer, subsequent use of the connection (including the "Test Connection" button) crashes Visual Studio.

 The Windows Event Log may show an entry similar to the following:

 

Cause

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