Checking the availability of a portlet

Check to see if a portlet is available so that you can add it to a page. This option appears only for remote portlets.

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Perform the following steps to check the availability of a portlet:


  1. Click Check availability.
  2. You will see one of these status messages:
    • The portlet is available. The portlet can be added to a page.
    • The portlet is not known by the producer. The handle of this portlet is not valid for the Producer. The Producer have been deleted from this portlet.