ORA-14096: tables in ALTER TABLE EXCHANGE PARTITION must have the same number of columns

Cause : The two tables specified in the EXCHANGE have different number of columns

Action - How to fix it : DBA Scripts :: www.high-oracle.com/scripts

Ensure that the two tables have the same number of columns with the same type and size.

update : 26-04-2017

ORA-14096 - tables in ALTER TABLE EXCHANGE PARTITION must have the same number of columns
ORA-14096 - tables in ALTER TABLE EXCHANGE PARTITION must have the same number of columns

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