RE: /as sysdba insufficient privilege error

From: Bobak, Mark <>
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2009 11:00:18 -0500
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Do you have:

Is your Windows user in the ORA_DBA group?



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From: [] On Behalf Of nilesh kumar Sent: Wednesday, February 04, 2009 9:56 AM To: ORACLE-L
Subject: /as sysdba insufficient privilege error

Hello Good Morning!!

Hope every one doing good.

This morning I am trying to login to my windows database. It showing a strange error. How should I resolve this.

D:\>sqlplus "/as sysdba"

SQL*Plus: Release - Production on Wed Feb 4 20:22:29 2009

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ORA-01031: insufficient privileges

Enter user-name:


Nilesh Soni
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