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12.1 : Installation of 12.1 Oracle Database/Client throws the Error "[INS-32104] The user of the Oracle Home directory shown is not the owner of the Oracle home directory specified database." (Doc ID 1581850.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 15, 2019

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 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)


Installation of Oracle Client on 64-Bit Windows 2008,the below error is encountered at Screen 5,


The Error Message Translates to -

The Error is shown even though,C:\app\ has permission and all the subdirectory have the same permission.


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