This guide explains how to install and configure Oracle Real Application Clusters (Oracle RAC).

Before you use this guide, you must first complete an installation of Oracle Clusterware, as described in the Oracle Grid Infrastructure Installation and Upgrade Guide for Microsoft Windows.

Intended Audience

Oracle Real Application Clusters Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows provides database installation information for database administrators (DBAs) who install and configure Oracle RAC.

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Set Up Java Access Bridge to Implement Java Accessibility

Install Java Access Bridge so that assistive technologies on Microsoft Windows systems can use the Java Accessibility API.

Java Access Bridge is a technology that enables Java applications and applets that implement the Java Accessibility API to be visible to assistive technologies on Microsoft Windows systems.

Refer to Java Platform, Standard Edition Accessibility Guide for information about the minimum supported versions of assistive technologies required to use Java Access Bridge. Also refer to this guide to obtain installation and testing instructions, and instructions for how to use Java Access Bridge.

Related Documents

The related documentation for Oracle Database products includes the following manuals:

Installation Guides

Operating System-Specific Administrative Guides

Oracle Real Application Clusters Management

Generic Documentation

Error Messages

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