WorkflowServiceClientContext Class not Found during BPM Workspace Startup

(Doc ID 1383710.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Business Process Management Suite - Version: and later   [Release: 11gR1 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to start the BPM workspace web application, the following exception error message occurs:

Caused By: java.lang.RuntimeException: Critical Error.
java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: oracle/bpel/services/workflow/client/WorkflowServiceClientContext
at oracle.bpm.client.BPMServiceClientContext.<init>(
at oracle.bpm.client.BPMServiceClientFactory.<init>(
at oracle.bpm.client.BPMServiceClientFactory.getInstance(
at oracle.bpm.papi.ora.ProcessServiceAdapter.initBPMServiceClientFactory(
at oracle.bpm.papi.ora.ProcessServiceAdapter.<init>(


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