WebCenter Content (WCC) 12.2 Admin Applet not Launched and is Forcing Download via Chrome (Doc ID 2155234.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 12.2.1.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The Admin Applet, based on Java Web Start, is introduced in WCC 12.2.1.1.0 (12c BP1).  When attempting to open the applet WebUI, via Chrome launch, fails to launch but downloads the "applet.jnlp" file. If the downloaded file can be opened, attempt to configure the applet to run automatically is unavailable;  "Always open files of this type" menu is grayed out.

Changes

 Apply Patch Set 12.2.1.1.0

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms