Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
Applies to:Oracle Net Services - Version: 22.214.171.124.0 to 126.96.36.199.0
Oracle Workflow Cartridge - Version: 188.8.131.52.2
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
-- Problem Statement:
Oracle Client Workflow Builder version 184.108.40.206 has been installed on a Windows based workstation. The proper Net Service Names entry has been added the entry for the instance (VIS) to the tnsnames file. However, you are unable to open definitions in the database (File->Open->database).
The following error message is received:
1700: Could not connect with username/password 'apps/pwd@VIS' ('ORA-12557: TNS:protocol adapter not loadable').
However, TNSPING from the client or server it returns the correct information.
An ORA-12557 'TNS protocol adapter not loadable' error while trying to test the 'VIS' Oracle Net Service Name via the Oracle Net Configuration Assistant :
Trying to connect to the database VIS :
ORA-12557 TNS protocol adapter not loadable
Test did not succeed
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