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How to Install (Configure) Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g R1 Forms & Reports Only (Doc ID 854117.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version to [Release 11g]
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release Oracle11g]
Oracle Reports Developer - Version to [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Getting Started

The following link provides all download locations and starting points for various topologies:

Fusion Middleware: Download, Installation & Configuration Readme
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New Release Information

The following documents provide information to get started with a specific new release.

The following announces the release which installs Oracle Forms and Reports with an option to configure with OAM 11g as a single sign on solution:

<Note 1503701.1> Announcing Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2)

For Oracle Forms and Reports Release 1 (11.1.1), it is required to either use a pre-existing SSO 10g installation (already in use in your topology) or select the standalone use case as described in this document.


Document Scope

This document was written for the earlier releases and its goal is to provide the streamlined steps to install and configure only Oracle Forms and Reports 11g within the Oracle Web Logic and Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Release 1 (11.1.1) framework. It starts with an installation, which should be updated immediately to the newest 11.1.1.x. (See <Note 1370970.1>). The steps provide an overview and summary of the installation for a subset of an "Oracle Portal, Forms, Reports and Discoverer" (PFRD) installation.

This should not be considered as a sole source for the installation and configuration of your Forms and Reports. While the example here is for a Windows 32 bit installation, the same steps should apply, (with minor exceptions), to other platforms. In most cases, the information and steps contained herein come directly from the Installation Guide.

This document assumes you have read and followed the system requirements for the PFRD installation:



  • The Certification Guide, System Requirements Guide, Installation Guide, and Release Notes should be used for all installations. There may be information or instructions specific to your circumstance.
  • The steps outlined in this document apply to new installations of both version and Oracle strongly encourages you not to install If you install you can easily upgrade to 
  • The screen shot images in this document are from an installation. In particular, the WLS Server images indicate Since we recommend a new installation in this document, you will be installing Weblogic 10.3.2+ (depending on installation choices). The images you see should be identical to those in this document except for the version reflected at the top.
  • When choosing the Builders during installation, note that the Builders may have a separate certification on a given platform, (e.g. 32/64 bit).  For details on platform support, see the Certification Guide before starting an installation.
  • Additional Useful Reference:

    <Note 1268459.1> Is it Possible to Install the Admin Server on a Separate Machine to the Managed Servers in a Forms And Reports 11g Installation?


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In this Document
 Getting Started
 New Release Information
 Document Scope
 Overview - Installing Only Oracle Forms and Reports Release 1 (11.1.1)
 Part 1: Oracle WebLogic Server Installation
 Part 2: Portal, Forms, Reports, Discoverer Installation
 Part 3: Installation Summary
 Part 4: Updating to Latest Release

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