How do I update my user profile?
Select to return to your Home page - this can be done by either selecting the Home icon on the header or opening your User Menu found at the top left of the page and select ‘Return to Home'
The next step is to click on the 'Edit Your Account' option, which is displayed on your Home dashboard.
On this page, you can edit your current information by entering your new information into the fields provided. In this area you can edit the following fields:
- First and Last Name - these are mandatory fields
- Email Address - this is the address that you will use for logging in and receiving emails from the application. This field is mandatory, and once you have activated your account can only be managed by you!
- Bio - this section allows you to add a short description about yourself and any other information you think is relevant to other event users. This field is not mandatory.
- Avatar Image - by selecting 'Choose File', you can select an image that you wish to use as your user avatar within the application. If you do not wish to add an avatar image, a default avatar will be provided for you.This field is not mandatory.
- Title and Organization - these fields are used for your job description and the organization you work for. They are not mandatory fields, but provide useful information to other users when searching.
- Telephone and Mobile Number - if you wish to provide a telephone number, enter the number into the field provided. This field is not mandatory, and will not be displayed when viewed by other users (unless you are assigned as a Key Contact). If you wish to provide a mobile number, enter the number into the field provided. Again, this field is not mandatory, and will not be displayed when viewed by other users (unless you are assigned as a Key Contact). If you are assigned as a Key Contact, this number will be used to send you SMS alerts when Quick Requests are submitted.
- Timezone - this field will calibrate the application to adjust any time stamps displayed in your events to the timezone you set in your account. This field is mandatory.
To submit your profile changes, simply click on the 'Save' button found at the bottom of the page.
When you have successfully updated your account, you will be returned to your Home dashboard and the following message will be displayed.