How to drop an Oracle database without DBCA

If, when you come to remove an Oracle database, you find that DBCA is not available perhaps due to some installation issue or missing files then do not fret as it is still possible to remove the database by following these steps… 1 – Set the Oracle SID D:\Oracle\product\11.2.0\dbhome_1\BIN>set ORACLE_SID=TESTDB 2 – Connect to the database and verify the name D:\Oracle\product\11.2.0\dbhome_1\BIN>sqlplus […]