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Internal Error When Opening a WebCenter Page in a New Tab or Window Using the Browser Context Menu With IE8 (Doc ID 1294375.1)

Last updated on JULY 27, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version to [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When using the context menu to open a WebCenter page in a new tab or window from Internet Explorer 8 (IE8), the following error occurs:

Internal Error
If the error persists, report the problem to your administrator.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Using IE8, navigate to a group space that has an associated site template.
  2. Right click the mouse in a page tab to bring the browser context menu.
  3. From the context menu select any of the following options:
    Open in New Tab
    Open in New Window
  4. This should open the WebCenter in the new page or tab but it will return the following error:
    Internal Error


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