Once the connection to the Portal server has been configured, you will need to create a new Portal Project. In addition, it is recommended that instead of starting with a new configuration, you import and deploy from the same existing WebSphere Portal server.
Note: Deploying a configuration that differs from the current configuration could result in a partial lost of the portal default layout and functionality since most of the current configuration will be overwritten.
Follow this procedure to import a portal site from the WebSphere Portal server:
Select File → Import.
From the Select window, choose Portal and click Next.
In the Import Portal Project window, enter the following ...