1- Download the database software file from Oracle website and save it in your desired folder.
In Disk1 folder, run the setup file of oracle database server as showing in picture below
2- Oracle database 11g Express edition setup is preparing the install shield wizard.
3- Click Next
4- Here oracle technology network developer license terms for oracle database xe are shown. read these terms if you want. accept the license agreement and click next
5- Choose destination location where you want to install Oracle database 11g XE. After selection, click next
6- Enter the password. This password will be used for both the SYS and the SYSTEM database account. It is your master password for oracle database 11g. This password will next time used to access the oracle database. It is administer password and will have all rights to add, delete, modify the databases.
7- Click install. Here all your current installation setting is shown. Oracle home, oracle base folder path are shown.
Oracle database installation process has started.
8- Click finish. Your oracle database 11g express edition has been successfully installed.
9- There is different method to start and log in in the database. For example,
To start the database:
Go in Start menue -> All programs -> Oracle database 11g Express edition -> Click at start database
To stop the database:
Go in Start menue -> All programs -> Oracle database 11g Express edition -> Click at stop database
To access database in browser window:
Go in Start menue -> All programs -> Oracle database 11g Express edition -> Click at get started
A webpage will open where you can log in with your database and also the APEX
Oracle database XE 11.2 home page has opened. Here you see the current used storage, database sessions and different initialization parameters.Here you can also start and login in application express where you can connect with database and can design a database driven web applications.
This is oracle database login page, here you can login with provided database username and password.
Congratulation, you have successfully installed your Oracle database 11g XE database management system software and now you are able to use it for database development and for development of database based desktop and web applications.
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