This is a quick post about installing Oracle Database 18.3 on my laptop (Windows 10).
First of all download the software media file. You can download the media from:
The file name is called:WINDOWS.X64_180000_db_home.zip and it is about 4.5GB
Create a folder under d:\app called db183
Unzip the media under this folder d:\app\db183
The extracted software will be looks like:
Please note that in this version the ORACLE_HOME will be the folder that you extracted the media to, in our case , it will be: D:\app\db183\WINDOWS.X64_180000_db_home
Start the installation process by running the “setup.exe”:
Note how the ORACLE_HOME is set automatically in the following screen as the folder that you extracted the media to:
A warning due to week password:
The “Setup.exe” launch screen also displays some info during the installation:
I received some errors:
Examining the above log file, it showed that I have some memory shortage. I freed some memory and clicked “Retry” , and it completed successfully:
That is all!.