Internal Error Trying to Create An External URL In Navigation Model in WebCenter Portal

(Doc ID 2174061.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

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


Cannot Add an External URL into Navigation Model

In a 12c WebCenter Portal creating a link in the OOTB navigation model which uses the Redirect Option, and is set to Open in "New Window" or "Same Window"
does not work.

Reference creating Links

If you have the Link set to Open in a New window with redirect checked when you select the link in the Portal you will get and error like

If you have the link set to Open in the Same Window with redirect checked,
selecting the link in the Portal does nothing, no error or redirection.


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