Web parameter: helpServerPort

Web parameters change the behavior of the web clients that connect to the web tier. For more information, see Web tier parameters.




This parameter defines the communications port number on which the Help server listens to client requests. You must define this parameter if you run the Help server on a separate communications port than the web tier. Web clients can only display help topics if you install a Help server.

Valid if set from

Web browser URL

Web tier configuration file (web.xml and webtier.properties)

Requires restart of the web applications server?


Default value


Note The help server uses communications port 8083 by default.

Possible values

Communications port number

Example usage