RMAN Backup failing on mapped drive on windows

(Doc ID 2160858.1)

Last updated on JULY 15, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

RMAN backups to a mapped shared network folder is failing with error: 

The OS user, from which oracle service has been started, has read/write permissions on this network drive and is able to create files in that network drive within Windows. 

Changes

 New configuration

Cause

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