How To Setup An ODBC Connection From A Host OS To A Virtual Machine Guest OS (Doc ID 550759.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle ODBC Driver - Version 8.1.7.4.0 and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 27-Aug-2013***

Goal

This note describes how to setup an connection from a client Oracle Home on a host operating system to a database installed on a virtual machine on the same computer.  This is very similar to setting up a link to another (non-virtual) computer.

Solution

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