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Let's say i have created a user as 'TEST_USER', and then i assigned a profile to it.

Now how can i see for TEST_USER which profile has been assigned?

I want some query that will check what profile a user is assigned with.

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In order to find out the users and the profile assigned you can use the commands below.


it will show you all the fields name for which you want to query


This command will show you the user name, profile and account status i.e. which profile is assigned to which user

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You can find this information in dba_users.profile view:

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Thank you....... – VishalDevgire Oct 3 '13 at 8:38

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