Change Users Password Within WebCenter Portal Framework Applications

(Doc ID 1509126.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When trying to update a users password within a WebCenter Portal Framework application following the sample provided in the WebCenter Extensions and described in the documentation below, the operations on the UserProfile seem to be locked down for read -only access :

Oracle® Fusion Middleware Developer's Guide for Oracle WebCenter Portal
11g Release 1 (
Part Number E10148-18
69.11 Creating a Reset Password Page


Write operations on the UserProfile gives the following error:



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