Follow the steps to create custom profile(managed node) in WebSphere Application Server V 8.5 on windows:
If u want to watch creation of Custom (managed) profile in WebSphere Application Server v 8.5 on windows click on below link
1.open the Profile Management tool(PMT). It is one of the tool under WebSphere Customization toolbox(WCT).To open PMT follow the steps
start-------All Programs--------- expand IBM WebSphere---------expand IBM WebSphere Application Server V 8.5 -------expand Tools----------double click on Profile Management Tool.
2.Click on "Create" button in Profile Management Tool.
3.Select the" Custom profile" to create custom(managed node)profile and Click on "Next".
4. Select "Advanced profile creation" radio button and Click on "Next".
5.If u want to Profile name and profile directory path,u can change here. After changing all these values click on "Next".
6.Specify the your Node name, Host name and click on "Next".
7.If u want to federate this node to Deployment manager (dmgr), u can specify the hostname, SOAP port number and authentication details (i.e. username and password) of Deployment manager(dmgr). Otherwise check the "Federate this node later" check box.
8.Leave default values and click on "Next".
9. Leave default values and click on "Next".
above 8 and 9 steps for configuring for personal certification details.
10.U can verify profile creation summary here. If u have any issues u can click on "Back" button otherwise u click on "Create" button to create Custom (managed node)profile on your box(System).
15.Uncheck "Launch the First steps console and click on "Next".
16.Close the WebSphere Customization Toolbox.
17.Now the creation of Custom (managed node)profile is completed in your box(system).
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