Oracle Client Additional Install Fails With "Failed to Grant Priveleges on specified Oracle home type"

(Doc ID 2354823.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)


"Failed to Grant Priveleges on specified Oracle home type" error may be raised from
Oracle Universal Installer,
when trying to install additional "Custom" components
to the existing Client Home.

installActions<timestamp>.log indicates following messages:




After installing Oracle Client software, setup.exe has been executed from the Oracle Client Home to install additional client components.



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