What is the Desktop Integration Suite?
Desktop Integration Suite (DIS) provides a set of embedded applications that help you seamlessly integrate your desktop experience with Oracle Content Server (Oracle UCM servers), Oracle Content Database (Oracle Content DB), or other WebDAV-based content repositories. More specifically, it provides convenient access to these content servers directly from Microsoft Windows Explorer, Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), and supported e-mail clients (Microsoft Outlook and Lotus Notes).
Integrating content repositories such as Oracle Content Server with your desktop applications improves your ability to work with files on the content server. You can easily manage files on the server and share files with other users directly from your desktop in addition to logging in to the content server and using the web browser interface. Desktop Integration Suite provides a simplified interface for managing files in a unified way from all of your familiar desktop applications.
Installing the Desktop Integration Suite and Adding to File Explorer
- Log into WebCenter Content.
- Click the My Content Server dropdown.
- Click on My Downloads.
- Click on DIS Client.
- Go through the installer, then restart your PC.
- On the desktop, click on the WebCenter Content Servers icon.
- Right-click in file explorer, Add Server.
- Enter the server details.
- Click OK.
- Click on the new icon in file explorer, then log in.
Integrating Supported Applications
New tabs will be available in applications such as MS Office with options to configure with WebCenter Content.
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