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System Error 5 has occurred when trying to restore Oracle XE on Windows 7

Posted on 2011-02-24
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Hi,

I installed Oracle XE on windows 7 Home edition.

When I run the restore option from the menu, I got the following message:


This operation will shut down and restore the database. Are you sure [Y/N]?y
Restore in progress...
System error 5 has occurred.

Access is denied.


I run it as the user that installed Oracle and the user has admin rights.

Anyone has a solution to this?
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) earned 250 total points
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Microsoft has gone a little overboard in securing things out of the box.

I'm not sure what 'Menu' you are selecting to restore XE but this error appears to be a Windows permission error.

Check out the following to help you 'elevate' your rights when running the program:
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/507-built-administrator-account-enable-disable.html
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