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Error: This File Type Is Not Allowed. Please Choose Another File. (Doc ID 1428248.1)

Last updated on JULY 23, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Learning Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle iStore administration UI has a Content tab which is for Content Manager and run into this error : This file type is not allowed. Please choose another file, when uploading files with profile set.


On : version 11i.OTA.J.4 , Content Admin

Since CPU January 2012 patch was applied, customer is no longer  able to upload or  import a  content zip file.

ERROR: This file type is not allowed. Please choose another file.


When importing or upload the content zip file, is does not create the directory on the index of the content storage.   It is not moving to the specified directory and unzipping at all.

No errors generated- global application log-only broken pipe errors.
NO upload errors
NO default -web-access log is generated.

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

1. Upload content zip files to the content server

Workaround:  FTP file to content server





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