During apply patch with opatch command, on windows we will get the following error:
Prerequisite check “CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables” failed
On Windows System, When you try to apply the Patch after clean shutdown.
Sometime following error occured:
Following files are active :
INFO:Prerequisite check “CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables” failed.
OPatch failed with error code = 74
This is the common error occurred during the patch applied on window system.
One command is available for check which process is holdling lock on these files
Tasklist /m ora*
Go to services.msc and paused the following service “Microsoft monitoring Agent” then it will work