I was succeded in making backup using RMAN in Archivelog mode in my host server and this is the screenshot when i list the backup,

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and the next step, i copy content from Flash Recovery Area folder inside BACKUPSET Folder to a new host to execute the restore.

but unfortunately when i logged in to the new host and issue list backup command in rman, I cant see any backup file thus i cant restore the database. Please help me was there anything missing in my procedure ??

Thanks again

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Just start rman, and issue the command:

CATALOG START WITH 'c:\path\to\your\backups';

... and it'll prompt you for confirmation & add the backups to the rman catalog.

  • Phil, thanks for your help but im getting this error, RMAN-07518: Reason: Foreign database file DBID: 3183549080 Database Name: WELTES
    – Konz Mama
    Dec 16, 2015 at 8:58

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