In this article we would look how we can access the forms directly in Oracle Applications R12.
Following steps needs to be done to access the forms directly.
1- Take the backup of $CONTEXT_FILE in $INST_TOP/appl/admin
2- change the value "SECURE" to "OFF" for parameter s_appserverid_authentication, in the above file.
3- shutdown all the services.
4- run the autoconfig for all the application tiers even if the APPL_TOP is shared.
5-start all the services.
6- access the direct forms link from the following url.