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Change weblogic user password in EBS R12.2

EBS 12.2 uses WebLogic Server from Fusion Middleware 11g in place of OC4J 10g as part of the release’s internal technology stack.

Your organization’s security rule may demand changing password for important uerids at regular interval. This document describes the procedure to use if you need to change the password  of the Oracle WebLogic Server Administration user password at some time.


1. Log in to the Oracle WebLogic Server Administration console at http:// <server>.<domain>:<wls_admin_port>/console with the current user name and password.
2. Choose the Lock and Edit button. 1_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.2
3. Select the ‘Domain’ link under the Domain Structure section. 2_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.2
4. Select the Security tab. 3_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.2
5. Select Advanced. 4_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.2
6. Enter the new Node Manager/Weblogic password. 5_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.2
7. Choose the Save button and then the Activate Changes button. 6_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.27_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.2
8. Choose the ‘Security Realms’ link on the Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2 domain configuration, and then select the ‘myrealm’ link. 8_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.2
9. Select the Users and Groups tab and choose the ‘weblogic’ link. 9_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.2
10. Select the Passwords tab and enter the same password you entered in Step 6. 10_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.2
11. Choose the Save button. 11_Change_weblogic_users_password_EBS_R12.2
12. Back up these files and change password: Backup files under the admin server and all managed servers.







Use a text editor to edit each of the above files and change the password to the new password.

Remember: Watch out if you mistakenly add any space/special character in the password.

Note: After the services are restarted in the next step, the password you entered will be obfuscated (not human readable).

13. Stop and restart all application tier services Use the and scripts (.cmd command files on Windows)Ensure all services start successfully, and then test the Oracle WebLogic Server console login and Oracle E-Business Suite login.

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Brijesh Gogia

I’m an experienced Oracle Applications DBA with more than a decade of full-time DBA experience. I have gained a wide knowledge of the Oracle software stack and have worked on several big projects for multi-national companies. I enjoy working with the leading-edge technology and have passion for database performance and stability. Thankfully my work allows me time for researching new technologies (and to write about them).
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  1. sayeed khan sayeed khan

    I would like to share your posts on my blog, its really helpful..

  2. Sanjana Roy Sanjana Roy

    Absolutely brilliant . Looking forward to more such posts on R12.2.3

  3. Ubaid Shaikh Ubaid Shaikh

    Really helpful, Great work Brijesh.

  4. Anonymous Anonymous

    Have you tried it ? does it work ? is there anyway we can do it from backend ?

  5. Kulbhushan Kuwar Kulbhushan Kuwar

    Hi Sir ,please provide oracle DBA role and responsibility in cloud era and also provide small small topic on that which very helpful for fresher like me.

  6. Pani Pani

    Is Autoconfig run required?

    • Brijesh Gogia Brijesh Gogia

      No, you don’t need to run autoconfig.

  7. Erman Erman


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