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I have recently downloaded latest version of Oracle SQL Developer (, and my idea was that thsping.exe should go along with it - but this is not the case. Also I was surprised that SQL Developer is provided as archive of files without any kind of installer.
Can somebody advice where to download tnsping.exe?

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It's part of the client (not instant client) and database installations. In SQL Developer you may test a connection using jdbc (new connection -> <insert parameters> -> test. –  Dimitre Radoulov Mar 6 at 10:24

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Just install the Oracle client, the tnsping.exe tool comes with it ! it should be in the bin folder.

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