Re: odp-net on Windows Server 2003 64 bit

From: Laurenz Albe <>
Date: Fri, 13 Mar 2009 16:12:42 +0100
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"Albert Greinoecker" wrote:
> I am currently trying to install a dotnet Web Service within IIS which
> uses to connect to the oracle database on a Windows Server 2003
> 64bit.
> I installed
> "Oracle Developer Tools for Visual Studio .NET with Oracle 10g Release 2
> ODAC" from
> which interestingly works well inside Visual Studio (with the integrated
> webserver), but when I try to install the application outside of Visual
> Studio, the following error comes up: "Es wurde versucht, eine Datei mit
> einem falschen Format zu laden", which means: an attempt was made to load
> a file having a wrong format".
> Is there any installation guideline for on Windows 2003 Server 64
> bit?

I found Metalink Note 781432.1 which says:

   The first version of ODP.NET for 64 bit operating system is

I have no idea from where you can get ODAC for 64-bit Windows.

Laurenz Albe Received on Fri Mar 13 2009 - 10:12:42 CDT

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