10.2.0.5 DBCA "Instance Management" is grayed out when adding an Second Instance (Doc ID 1642695.1)

Last updated on APRIL 02, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The following error will occur when adding an second instance on standby database via DBCA from 10.2.0.4 home.

The database options like,  'Configure Database Options',  'Delete a Database', 'Instance Management' are grayed out.

From DBCA Screen shot,

Cause

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