Launching the Portal Designer
You can launch the Portal Designer from any tree that
contains the Portals node. For example, you can launch the designer
from the Resource Tree on the WebFOCUS Welcome
Procedure: How to Launch the Portal Designer From the Welcome Page
On the WebFOCUS Welcome page, sign in to
On the left
side of the page, right-click the Portals node,
and select New Portal.
The New Portal dialog box opens, as shown in the following
requested information on the dialog box, as follows.
displayed in the tree that users use to identify the portal.
a descriptive name for your portal. The name will be used throughout
the WebFOCUS application.
Address is generated based on the portal name. Another user can
enter this address to access your portal without going to the WebFOCUS Welcome
the Give others access check box to bring
up the security dialog box when the Portal Designer opens.
online Help on a field, click the label for that field.
On the New
Portal dialog box, click OK when you have
finished filling out the fields.
The portal is created for you. If you did not select the Give others
access check box, the Portal Designer opens.
you did select the Give others access check
box, the Security Rules dialog box opens. Use it to set the access
rules for the portal. For more information, see Security.