This guide provides concepts, procedures, and reference information for administrators to manage applications for Oracle WebCenter Content Server.


This guide is intended for people who administer applications for Oracle WebCenter Content Server. Administrators set up, maintain, and manage users, content, and system configurations. Administrator configure the system to manage and index files, archive and replicate information, work with security, adjust system properties, review log files, and so on.

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Oracle WebCenter Content Server is documented in the following manuals:

The software also ships with release notes, in both printed and PDF formats, which list new and enhanced features of each new software release. Release notes also provide special, up-to-the-minute considerations for installing and using the software. The release notes are important documents. Always make sure to read them before installing or updating Oracle software.


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Forward slashes (/)

Forward slashes are used to separate the directory levels in a path to a UNIX server, directory, or file. Forward slashes are also used to separate parts of an Internet address. A forward slash is always included after a UNIX directory name and might or might not be included after an Internet address.

Backward slashes (\)

Backward slashes are used to separate the levels in a path to a Windows server, directory, or file. A backward slash is always included after a Windows server, directory, or file path.


The variable used to indicate the user-specified directory where an Oracle WebCenter Content server is deployed to run on an Oracle WebLogic Server. DomainHome is a term used in Oracle WebLogic Server deployment, and it is provided here only because IntradocDir refers to it.


The variable used to indicate the root directory for actual configuration and data files specific to an instance deployed on the Oracle WebCenter Content domain on Oracle WebLogic Server. The files include startup files (intradoc.cfg and executables). This variable is configured for one type of instance: Content Server, Inbound Refinery or Records.

The specified directory must be an absolute path to the instance directory, and it must be unique to a specific server or node. For install in a cluster, the instance directory must be in a network share accessible to all nodes in the cluster.

The default location for the instance directory is specified as DomainHome/ucm/short-product-id where short-product-id can be:

  • cs (Oracle WebCenter Content Server)

  • ibr (Oracle WebCenter Content: Inbound Refinery)

  • urm (Oracle WebCenter Content: Records)