Getting Started with Oracle APEX: Requesting a Free Workspace on

Getting Started with Oracle APEX: Requesting a Free Workspace on

Oracle APEX Workspace


Oracle Application Express (APEX) is a low-code development platform that enables developers to create web-based applications quickly and easily. The best part is that you can start learning and building APEX applications without any cost. In this blog post, we will cover how to request a free workspace on, where you can create and host your APEX applications. This step-by-step guide will help beginners get started with APEX, and enable them to build their own applications without worrying about hosting costs.

Steps to Request Free Workspace

Here are the steps to request a free workspace on

  1. Open a web browser and go to

  2. Click on "Start for free today" on the home page.

  3. Scroll down to "Request a free workspace" and click on it.

  4. Fill in the required information, including your first and last names, a valid email address, workspace name, and location. Complete the survey before submitting your request.

  5. Wait for the approval email to arrive in your inbox. This may take a few seconds.

  6. Open the email from and click "Create Workspace".

  7. Provide a new password and confirm it when prompted.

  8. Check the APEX version by clicking on "app builder" and looking at the bottom right corner. The current version is 22.2.4.

  9. In the next chapter, you will learn more about various tools available within the APEX workspace, such as app builder and SQL Workshop.

By following these steps, you will be able to request a free workspace on and start your journey to developing powerful Oracle APEX applications.

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