Preface

This guide provides instructions about installing and configuring Oracle Database Client for both Microsoft Windows (32-Bit) and Microsoft Windows (x64). Only the features of Oracle Database for Microsoft Windows (32-Bit) and Microsoft Windows (x64) software installed on Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows XP Professional, and Windows Vista are discussed in this guide.

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Audience

Oracle Database Client Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows is intended for anyone installing an Oracle Database Client.

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