Have you checked on the permission of location E:\APP\User\ORADATA\ORCL\
3) For one particular file its giving this error: RMAN> RESTORE CONTROLFILE FROM 'E:\app\User\flash_recovery_area\orcl\BACKUPSET\ 2012_11_26\O1_MF_NCSNF_TAG20121126T160404_8C6PR17J_.BKP'; Starting restore at 03-DEC-12 using channel ORA_DISK_1 channel ORA_DISK_1: restoring control file RMAN-00571: =========================================================== RMAN-00569: =============== ERROR MESSAGE STACK FOLLOWS =============== RMAN-00571: =========================================================== RMAN-03002: failure of restore command at 12/03/2012 15:12:28 ORA-19870: error while restoring backup piece E:\APP\User\FLASH_RECOVERY_AREA\O RCL\BACKUPSET\2012_11_26\O1_MF_NCSNF_TAG20121126T160404_8C6PR17J_.BKP ORA-19504: failed to create file "E:\APP\User\ORADATA\ORCL\CONTROL01.CTL" ORA-27040: file create error, unable to create file OSD-04002: unable to open file O/S-Error: (OS 3) The system cannot find the path specified.
ORA-19504: failed to create file "E:\APP\User\ORADATA\ORCL\CONTROL01.CTL"Make sure the path "E:\APP\User\ORADATA\ORCL" exists and is the correct path. RMAN is trying to restore the controlfile to the above path and it is not able to find it.
948024 wrote:ORA-19504: failed to create file "E:\APP\User\ORADATA\ORCL\CONTROL01.CTL"
list backup command doesn't return anything as database files have been delted