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Tutorial: Customizing Seeded Task Flows in WebCenter Portal 12c (Doc ID 2299942.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 07, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version and later
Oracle JDeveloper
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Persona: Application Administrator, Developer
Estimated Time to Complete: 75 - 90 minutes


This document will show an example on how to customize the seeded WebCenter Portal Task Flows in 12c release.
For this exercise we will customize the Discussion Forums Task Flow to Display a Profile Image for the User who initiated a discussion topic or for users that replied to a discussion topic.

Note the discussion task flows were deprecated in release but they are still available in and releases if coming from an upgrade.

The general steps can be applied to customize any seeded task flow.
This note has information to help start customizing most of WebCenter Portal seeded task flows.



This document is intended for WebCenter Portal Developers who need to customize WebCenter Portal.

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



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In this Document
 I. Preparing a Customizable WebCenter Portal Application.
 II. Setting up the Workspace for WebCenter Portal Task Flow Customizations.
 III. Understanding Task Flow Customizations.
 IV. Example : Customizing the Discussion Forums Task Flow.
 V. Applying the Task Flow Customizations.

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