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How to remove Oracle 10g from Windows 7?

I have to remove Oracle 10g XE from my PC. It turned out to be far more complicated than I had thought: I couldn't find any suitable software products to remove from 'Add or Remove Programs'. I then ...
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“Edit” command in SQL Developer

In Toad, you can use edit tablename where ... and then simply edit the data in DB. Is there any equivalent in Oracle SQL developer?
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“Access denied” error when setting up Oracle 10g

I have installed Oracle 10g on my Windows XP SP3 system. When I try to add TNSORANAMES.ORA to the ADMIN folder, I get the following message: ERROR:-ACCESS DENIED. What is the problem and how can I ...
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Why does oracle move id's to caps?

I had lowercase id and it didn't find it until I moved it to caps.
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Updating a table in oracle using another table rows

I want to update each row of a oracle table based on another table's rows. To be more specific, There's a table called Contact with the following fields: code(PK), name, mobile, email There's ...
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Oracle - strange behavior - why?

I had to setup an Oracle environment. The stage is as follows: there are Oracle 11.2 client and 10g express server, the OS is Windows 7, 64-bit. I have the ORACLE_HOME, ORACLE_SID and PATH env. ...
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OS X Lion - Installing Oracle 10g Standard Edition

Im trying to install oracle 10g on to OS X Lion, I have previous achieved this on snow leopard with the following http://blog.rayapps.com/2009/09/14/how-to-install-oracle-database-10g-on-mac-os-x-snow-...
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How to backup certain tables in oracle?

I want to continue working on oracle db from home and I need certain tables I created. How do I back them up then restore them?
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Get a list of net service names in Oracle 10g

I'm trying to connect to a Oracle 10g database using the "Oracle Administration Assistant", however there's a field there called "Net Service Name". I'm not sure what to put in there, I only have ...
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How can I connect to an Oracle database through a shell script?

I have tried to connect to an Oracle database using the below command: sqlplus -s LOGIN/PASSSWD@SERVERNAME:ORA_PORT/SERVICE_NAME However I couldn't connect. It was throwing the following error: ...
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How to delete a database file (.dbf) from Oracle 10g?

I need help deleting a DB file from Oracle. I suppose I should use the DROP command, but I cannot make it work. I tried dropping all the users, except system user, from dba_users, hoping that this ...
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Complete removal of Oracle Developer Suite 10g from Windows XP (SP3) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Complete removal of Oracle Developer Suite 10g from Windows XP (SP3) Does anyone know how to remove/uninstall Oracle Developer Suite 10g from Windows XP (SP3) ? It's not ...
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What command in MySQL is like the command “host” in oracle sqlplus

Oracle sqlplus allows you to drop down to a system command line shell which lets you run operating system command like ls, cd, cp, etc. Here are examples SQL*Plus_FAQ, docs.oracle.com Is there some ...
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X11 on CentOS VM with OS X Lion client

I am using OS X Lion. I have a Vagrant box running CentOS 6.0 minimal on my mac. I am trying to install Oracle 10g on my CentOS 6. I keep getting an error Can't connect to X11 window server I have ...
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Oracle Linux 6 download files?

I want to download Oracle Linux 6 for basic use to install on my laptop to use oracle 11g r2 database since this is one of only few linux distros which is supported. When I go to the downloads section ...
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how to permanently set hostname for sqlplus?

I have the following situation: a windows 7, 64-bit OS; in which I have an Oracle 10g setup; on top of Win 7 - XP Mode; in which I have Oracle 11 client. As I try to connect to the Oracle ...
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Is it safe to connect (select, update, insert) to Oracle database 10G with a 11G client?

I have to work in an Oracle 10G database. The normally used client is Oracle SQLDeveloper. But it has some limitations not related to the database use (Java versions on my PC, but that is another ...
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How to automate the process of importing an excel sheet in Toad using Toad?

Is there a way to automate the process of importing an excel sheet into a table using Toad? It should be like import process should start only when triggered, and shouldn't be a scheduled job. Any ...
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How to load the BLOB to oracle table

I need to load blob files to one of my column in the table. I have the list of .pdf files placed in the folder( which i have fetched and loaded to the Temporary table ). - please see below Temp ...
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Oracle 10g Client for Windows 7?

I downloaded the Oracle 10g Client Release 2 from this link, the one that says it is compatible with Vista, Windows Server, and Windows 7. However, when I run the installer, it says that the ...