For some unknown reason, the web module application was missing on WebSphere Portal 8. Thus we can't deploy any new portlet applications. The Manage Web Modules, Manage Applications and Manage Portlets are missing. After spending some time with IBM PMR, the solution was to reinstall the application. At <install_loc>/PortalServer/bin, run the
Using View and Form builder, the input form by default have a simple validation if the field is empty. I need to check if an input text field already exist in the database. Let's say I have a text field call USERID. I need to check if there's a same USERID in
I was working on a portlet that does a REST service call to Lotus Quickr ATOM feed. Initially I was having issue with the Single Sign On (SSO) from the portlet calling the Quickr ATOM. When signing into the portal, a LtpaToken cookie will be generated and I need to
Download IBM Web Experience Factory beta. When installing it, noticed that the application name still maintain as WebSphere Portlet Factory. The version it states is IBM WebSphere Portlet Factory, Version 7.0.1. This built should be done before they decide to change the name.
I was working on a new theme on WebSphere Portal. One of the theme improvement is to include dropdown menu on the top menu bar. The requirement is to have a 2 level top menu navigation. Below are some sites with 2 level top menu navigation. 1) IBM site have a conventional
IBM WebSphere Portlet Factory will be changing the name to IBM Web Experience Factory IBM Web Experience Factory Next Beta provides new features and enhancements enabling faster and simpler creation of richer, more interactive and scalable applications including: Mew mobile/multi channel builders New CMIS (Microsoft Sharepoint and IBM Filenet) and IWCM builders for effective