In some cases, after installing WebSphere® Portlet Factory version 6.0.1, the Portlet Factory menu options no longer appear on the Open Perspective menu or New Project menu in Rational® Application Developer 7 or Rational Software Architect 7.
This is related to a known issue with registering feature sets in Rational Application Developer 7 and Rational Software Architect 7. For additional details, refer to the following URL:
Register the feature set using the Configuration Manager, as described below:
1. Select Help -> Software Updates.
2. Right-click the Manager Configuration option.
3. Select Add -> Extension location and point to the Portlet Factory install location. (The default location is C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere Portlet Factory\WPFDesigner\eclipse).
4. Restart your IDE.