File in patch is not a known Oracle Applications file: NLS Patching Issue

Follow the Subsequent in order to avoid the aforementioned Error:

1. License Language from OAM

– Login with User, having SYSADMIN Responsibility

– Oracle Application Manager (Under System Administration) 

– License Manager- Under Application Dashboard/Site Map (License Manager) ->




Languages -> Edit- Choose Required Language -> Next -> Next



When you get the message “Successfully Licensed the Selected Language(s). …”, Now do the following:

 2. Maintain Multi-Lingual tables using adadmin

– Using ADADMIN utility, choose the option # 4,  i.e. Maintain Applications Database Entities menu


– Now Select Option # 3, i.e. Maintain multi-lingual tables

When successfully done the abovementioned, now run your patch using adpatch, again.

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About the Author Muhammad Rawish Siddiqui

Master in Computer Science and Post-Graduation in MIS. EDRP (EC-Council Disaster Recovery Professional), Security+, OCP 7.3, 10, 11g, 12c, 11i, R12, OCE 11i System Administration, Linux and RAC 10g, 11g, and OCS in Performance Tuning. More than 18 years’ Information Technology consecutive hands-on experience, possess diversified business and technical background on a wide variety platforms, hardware and operating systems, in the Capacity of Sr. Team Lead Consultant, Sr. Database Administrator, Sr. Applications DBA, Sr. Resident Consultant and Manager Systems. Extensive experience in managing ERP environments and large Databases including Space Management, Backup and Recover, Performance Tuning, Routine Tasks Automation and Database/Applications Health Checks. Started Oracle related Career from Oracle 6. Worked on 7, 8, 9i, 10g, 11g, 12c & e-Business 11.0.3, 11.5.9,, R12 and R12.2. Distinct Technical Jobs such as installation, migration, implementation, upgrade, cloning, and maintenance were performed hundreds number of times. Database and Applications (Security & Performance) related Health Checks, RAC & Data Guard Implementation/Troubleshooting Switchover/Failover were also made during the tenure on the basis of As-When-Needed. Contact Me for Database/Applications Installation, Upgrade, Migration, Disaster Recovery, Troubleshooting and Health Checks.

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Maged Abu Bakr says October 3, 2009

Very useful post, thanks for your efforts

Nabil Hocine says January 3, 2011

Thanks a lot for sharing your experience, It is very helpful.

Best regards,

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