Resolve ORA-00939 Error Message in Oracle

Learn the cause and how to get to the bottom of the ORA-00939 error message in Oracle.


When you come across an ORA-00939 error, the following error message will appear:

ORA-00939: too many arguments for function


You tried to name an Oracle function, however you provided too many arguments for the function.


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

Option #1

This error can be corrected by using offering the right number of arguments when calling the Oracle function.

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