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How to Change or Hide The "Home Space" Link in The SpacesSwitcher (Doc ID 2106298.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

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


You want to disable access to the home portal. To do so, you followed the instructions on this page:

Fusion Middleware User's Guide for Oracle WebCenter Portal: Spaces
48.13 Enabling and Disabling Access to the Home Portal

That said, all of my roles have the permissions box for "Portal Server: View" unchecked. In the page template, you use the Spaces Switcher component () to provide a way for users to switch between portals. Here's what you see on that component when logged in as a normal (non-administrative) user:

Under the "Recent Portals" column (to the left), the component shows the following links: "Home Portal", "Browse Portals", and "Portal Builder".

Is there anything that can be done to remove the "Home Portal" and "Browse Portals".


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