What version of windows 7 are you running, 32bit / 64bit.
I remember having a problem, when I installed 64bit Win7.
I installed the Oracle Client to match IE. MS windows x64.
And Toad would not see the the client etc.
I eventually removed the 64bit client, and install the 32 bit client.
TOAD then was working OK. At least it was able to connect to databases.
On 12 April 2010 12:03, Bert Scalzo wrote:
I have also used the Oracle 11g instant client with Windows 7. With
instant client there is no oracle home per se – you use environment variable
and path to handle.
BUT – you are not going to get much support from Oracle just yet. They have
clear and published plans on Windows 7 supp\ort being “official”. And other
than maybe the 11g R2 which just came out (and I am not 100% sure about
this), I don’t think that Oracle has added support yet for 11g R2 or
anything before. There is a doc on metalink about all this.
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Sent: April 12, 2010 05:51
Subject: Re: [toad] Oracle Client
I'm using Windows 7. I have installed the Oracle client 10 without issues,
but for other reasons (9 and 10 databases). So download that one and install
it. You should have no issues with using a 10 client against a 9 database.
On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 05:49, wrote:
has anyone install Oracle client onto a pc for windows 7. Toad is starting
ok but I can't find a version of Oracle client to test connections to the
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