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How to Turn Off/On Forms Userid Encryption for Forms (Doc ID 2892314.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version and later
Oracle Forms for OCI - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Starting with Oracle Forms, a new feature has been added where the userid parameter within formsweb.cfg is encrypted when the field is modified through Fusion Middleware Control EM interface. This feature is turned on by default when a new installation is created. When Forms is upgraded from an earlier version, the feature is not turned on.

ref: Improved Security Handling for the formsweb.cfg File
This document describes how to turn off/on this feature in a new installation environment.


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