How to install Oracle Forms and Reports 11g on windows 7 64bit

specs: Pentium Dual 2.2 64bit, 5 GB mem, Windows 7 64bit
reqs: Win7 x64, 1GB Memory, Administrator
time: Oracle Weblogic: 5 min, Fusion Middleware: 23 min setup, 16 min config

  1. Download Java JDK 6u25 x64 (jdk-6u25-windows-x64.exe)
  2. Download Weblogic Server 10.1.3.2 (11g) from here
    Tip: look for “Oracle WebLogic Server 11gR1 (10.3.2) – Package Installer” and select
    the x64 JVM installer package (about 1 GB)
  3. Download Fusion Middleware – Portal, Forms, Reports and Discoverer (11.1.1.2.0) from here
    Tip: look for “Portal, Forms, Reports and Discoverer (11.1.1.2.0)” download link and select
    the x64 zip files (about 2.5 GB in chunks of ~500MB).
  4. Make sure you have at least
    • a 64bit CPU and Windows system
    • 1 GB of memory
    • 5 GB of free disk space for a typical install (more…)