This guide explains how to use Oracle WebCenter Portal to build portals. It provides instructions for tasks such as creating, customizing, and administering portals; working with portal templates; creating and editing portal pages and the content they expose; defining the assets and tools available to portals; and defining security through membership, roles, and permissions.


This guide is intended for application specialists and advanced knowledge workers who build and manage portals. For a complete description of these roles and other WebCenter Portal personas, refer to Who's Who.

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Documentation for Oracle WebCenter Portal is available in the Oracle Fusion Middleware library on the Oracle Help Center.


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