Resolve ORA-00917 Error Message in Oracle

Learn the cause and how to get to the bottom of the ORA-00917 error message in Oracle.

Description

When you come across an ORA-00917 error, the following error message will appear:

ORA-00917: missing comma

Cause

You tried to execute a statement, but you missed a required comma.

Resolution

The option(s) to resolve this Oracle error are:

Option #1

Try fixing the statement and re-executing.

If you want to check out the appropriate syntax for your SQL statement, you can view the following pages:

SELECT Statement INSERT Statement UPDATE Statement DELETE Statement

Some other useful pages are:

IN Condition UNION Query UNION ALL Query Subqueries Joins