API User Notes
Part No. B14166-02
Oracle Applications Concepts
This guide provides an introduction to the concepts, features, technology
stack, architecture, and terminology for Oracle Applications Release 11i. It provides a
useful ﬁrst book to read before installing Oracle Applications.
Installing Oracle Applications
This guide provides instructions for managing the installation of Oracle Applications
products. In Release 11i, much of the installation process is handled using Oracle Rapid
Install, which minimizes the time to install Oracle Applications and the technology
stack by automating many of the required steps. This guide contains instructions
for using Oracle Rapid Install and lists the tasks you need to perform to ﬁnish your
installation. You should use this guide in conjunction with individual product user’s
guides and implementation guides.
Upgrading Oracle Applications
Refer to this guide if you are upgrading your Oracle Applications Release 10.7 or
Release 11.0 products to Release 11i. This guide describes the upgrade process and
lists database and product-speciﬁc upgrade tasks. You must be either at Release 10.7
(NCA, SmartClient, or character mode) or Release 11.0, to upgrade to Release 11i. You
cannot upgrade to Release 11i directly from releases prior to 10.7.
Maintaining Oracle Applications
Use this guide to help you run the various AD utilities, such as AutoUpgrade, Auto
Patch, AD Administration, AD Controller, AD Relink, License Manager, and others. It
contains how-to steps, screenshots, and other information that you need to run the AD
utilities. This guide also provides information on maintaining the Oracle Applications
ﬁle system and database.
Oracle Applications System Administrator’s Guide
This guide provides planning and reference information for the Oracle Applications
System Administrator. It contains information on how to deﬁne security, customize
menus and online help, and manage concurrent processing.
Oracle Alert User’s Guide