1 Introduction

This chapter introduces the Oracle WebCenter Content Release Notes, 12c (12.2.1). It includes the following sections:

1.1 Latest Release Information

This document is accurate at the time of publication. Oracle will update the release notes periodically after the software release. You can access the latest information and additions to these release notes on the Oracle Technology Network at:


1.2 Purpose of this Document

This document contains the release information for Oracle WebCenter Content 12c (12.2.1). It describes differences between Oracle WebCenter Content and its documented functionality.

Oracle recommends you review its contents before installing or working with the product.

1.3 System Requirements and Specifications

Oracle WebCenter Content installation and configuration will not complete successfully unless users meet the hardware and software pre-requisites before installation.

For more information, see Oracle Fusion Middleware System Requirements and Specifications.

1.4 Java and Google Chrome Browser

Starting with version 45, Google's Chrome browser has dropped support for NPAPI, the technology required for Java applets.


When using Chrome with Java plug-in for Oracle Forms, WebCenter Content Product Line and EDQ, refer to http://www.java.com/en/download/faq/chrome.xml

For information on supported browsers for accessing Java applets, refer to the Fusion Middleware Certification Matrix.

1.5 Fusion Middleware Certification Matrix

The latest certification information for Oracle WebCenter Content 12c (12.2.1) is available at:


1.6 Downloading and Applying Required Patches

After you install and configure Oracle WebCenter Content 12c (12.2.1), there might be cases where additional patches are required to address specific known issues.

Complete the following steps to obtain a patch:

  1. Log into the My Oracle Support web site at https://myoraclesupport.com/.

  2. Click the Patches & Updates tab.

  3. Use the Patch Search area to locate patches.

  4. On the Patch Search Results page, select a patch and click Download to download the patch.

  5. Install the patch by following the instructions in the README file that is included with the patch.

1.7 Licensing Information

Licensing information for Oracle WebCenter Content is available at:


Detailed information regarding license compliance for Oracle WebCenter Content is available at:


1.8 Oracle WebCenter Content for Mobile Devices Release Information

Oracle WebCenter Content for mobile devices release information is available at: