When logged in you can access your profile at the right top of the site. There you can edit personal information and adapt the user interface to your liking.
Once you clicked on Change password you have to enter your current password and a new one (twice).
Optional, provide your full name to make it easier for other users to identify you.
Providing an email address is important in case you'll have to reset your password.
If checked your email address is displayed to other users. Site admins and manager can always see your email address.
If checked you will receive newsletters about updates or maintenance downtimes. At the bottom of every newsletter is a unsubscribe link to easily turn it off again.
Select your display language. Changing it in the profile has the same effect as clicking on the language menu at the top.
Selecting a value here will override the default rows that are shown on tables. Please take note that the change may not be immediately visible because browsers tend to remember your last setting.
Show aliases in tables¶
If this is activated aliases of actors and places will be shown in overview table.
The advantage beside visibility is that they can be searched for. Disadvantage may be a more cluttered table and slower performance.
If you choose advanced you will see more information details when viewing entries. E.g. which CIDOC class the entry has, creation/modification date and (if available) which user created/modified the entry.
Version >= 3.19.0
Adjust how much you can zoom into maps. Most base maps wont show details higher than a zoom level about 20.
If activated you have to option to use the GeoNames feature at Place insert or update. If deactivated you'll still see if places are linked to GeoNames but you wont see the fields in the place form anymore.