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Tutorial: Configuring Shared Email Connection and Email Notifications with WebCenter Portal (Doc ID 1607793.1)

Last updated on JULY 10, 2023

Applies to:

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


This document wil show you how to configure Shared Email Connection and Email Notifications with WebCenter Portal.

When you Configure Shared Email Connection you configure WebCenter to use a shared eamil account that will be used to send emails and notifications.
Some advantages of this configuration include:



All references to the documentation in this tutorial correspond to release.

For previous releases you can find the documentation here:

Oracle Fusion Middleware Documentation



This document is intended for WebCenter administrators who need to install and configure WebCenter.

This document doesn't replace the formal documentation that can be located here:




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In this Document
 1. Prerequisites
 2. System Information
 3. Backup your Current Environment
 4. Create a dummy username / password in your email server
 5. Create a Mail connection for WebCenter Portal with the shared email account and IMAP details
 6. Configure a Shared Mail connection for a Portal (Space)
 7. Configure Notifications using Mail Server

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