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Portal Export/Import With Security (Access Control Lists) (Doc ID 408083.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2022

Applies to:

Portal - Version to [Release 10g to FMW11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document answers the most common questions about Portal Export/Import with Security.
It explains the best practices and requirements for exporting/importing Portal objects with security.


For Portal Administrators who want to migrate content from one portal to another and need to include access control lists and User and Group preferences during the Portal Export.


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In this Document
 Elements that play a role when Exporting with Security:
 What happens when you Export and select "Export Access Control Lists"?
 Understand how Security is handled in your Portal before doing Export/Import with Security
 What happens on Import when you choose to include "Access Control Lists"?
 Examples of Portal Export/Import with security (ACLs) on groups
 Examples of Portal Export/Import with security (ACLs) on users
 Migrating the Users and Groups from the Source OiD to the Target OiD

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