ORA-1110, ORA-1114, OSD-4002, O/S-Error: (OS 32) The Process Cannot Access The File Because It Is Being Used by Another

(Doc ID 272088.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version to [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Generic Windows
***Checked for relevance on 13-Sep-2016***


The problem occurs when a particular datafile is being accessed.
When Oracle tries to access the datafile you get the following errors in the alert log file:

This does not mean that there is corruption in the particular datafile.
You can run dbverify against teh datafile to verify whether there is a corruption.


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