OracleMTSRecoveryService not starting on Oracle 12c installation

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Article ID: 184522

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Products

Data Loss Prevention Enforce

Issue/Introduction

Upgraded Oracle 11g to Oracle 12c and OracleMTSRecoveryService failed to start with Windows Even log message "OracleMTSRecoveryService failed to start- The service was not able to initialize as port was not properly configured."

"OracleMTSRecoveryService failed to start- The service was not able to initialize as port was not properly configured."

Cause

Old Oracle Service  leftover, not needed in Oracle 12c

Environment

Oracle 12c on Windows Server 12 R2

Resolution

Ignore service or delete it with the command 

sc delete OracleMTSRecoveryService