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Have a requirement for a standard web application to access an individual popup screen (form) in a different Portal application.
The "access" would be a simple URL link. The Popup is actually a new Portal definition with several different instances each representing a different type of individual popup form. They are all independent of one another.
So User is in the legacy (standard web application). They need to for example change their password. They click on the URL to the required portlet. It opens in new window. User then enters necessary data and submits. At this point, if successful, then the Portlet window should close.
Is there a better way to do this?
Thought about trying to hack the URL to look like a Render URL (rather than a simple URL to required portal page) with query params that would somehow reinitialise the portlet.
Thank you for any help or suggestions.
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