Step-by-step Guide on How to Configure a CO
After a CO has been created, there are a variety of options available to configure it to meet the needs of a particular collaboration. Adjust the configuration to meet the needs of your particular collaboration.
- On the COmanage Registry home page, there is a table of COs. Click on the one to be configured.
- On the CO page, click on the drop down menu, 'Configuration' and then 'CO Settings'.
- Review the default settings and modify based on the needs of your CO.
CO Configuration Options
|Disable Expiration||Disable automatic (scheduled) expirations.|
This setting does not impact manual expirations
|Enable Normalization||Data entered into a form field is standardized into a structure more consistent with human language. For additional details, see Normalizing Data in the COmanage Technical Manual.||On|
|Enable NSF Demographics||COmanage Registry supports the collection of NSF Demographic Information. This information is attached to the CO Person record, meaning it is unique per-CO. For additional details, see Collecting NSF Demographics in the COmanage Technical Manual.||Off|
|Invitation Validity (Minutes)||When confirming an email address (done via an "invitation"), the length of time (in minutes) the confirmation link is valid for (default is 1 day = 1440 minutes)||1440|
|Address Required Fields||This sets the minimum information needed for a person's address within a CO.||Street|
|Name Required Fields|
This sets the minimum information needed for a person's name within a CO.
|Name Permitted Fields||This sets all the allowed information for a person's name within a CO.||Honorific, Given, Middle, Family, Suffix|
|Terms and Conditions Mode||How to handle Terms and Conditions at login, if any are defined. See Terms and Conditions||Do Not Enforce|
|Sponsor Eligibility Mode||Which CO People are eligible to sponsor CO Person Roles||CO or COU Admin|