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Unable to Access the Discussions Server Admin Console After Upgrade to WebCenter Portal 12.2.1.3 With Message : Admin access is denied. Please refer to admin guide to know how to enable admin access (Doc ID 2502863.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 20, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 12.2.1.3.0 to 12.2.1.3.0
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 

Unable to Access the Discussions Server Admin Console After Upgrade to WebCenter Portal 12.2.1.3.
Attempting to login to the Discussion Server Admin page returns the following error:
 

ERROR

Admin access is denied. Please refer to admin guide to know how to enable admin access.


STEPS

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Connect to WebCenter Portal.

  2. Go to Administration -> Settings -> Tools and Services.

  3. Select Discussion Forum Settings.

  4. Click Administer Forums.
    Here you should see the error.


Or

  1. Access the Discussions Server Admin Console.
    e.g.:
    https://<HOSTNAME>:<PORT>/owc_discussions/admin
  2. After login you will see the error.

 

Cause

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