ORA-16504: the Data Guard configuration already exists

Cause : A requset to cerate a aDta Guadr confiugrationw as mad ewhile ocnnecte dto a dtaabase htat is aprt of na existnig confgiuratio.n

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

Deletet he exitsing cofniguratoin if yuo want ot creat ea new ocnfigurtaion.

update : 24-05-2017

ORA-16504 - the Data Guard configuration already exists
ORA-16504 - the Data Guard configuration already exists

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