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Update Provider Settings

Providers can update their settings, which includes contact information and demographic information. These settings will be used to populate the Members page, and they are DataCite's primary source for being able to contact the relevant parties at your organization.

To modify the Provider settings, go to the Settings tab in the Provider dashboard. Click the Update Provider button in the upper left.

Provider Dashboard: Edit Provider Settings

Provider Dashboard: Edit Provider Settings

Enter any changes in the appropriate fields and click Save at the bottom of the page. Note: The Provider ID cannot be changed.

For detailed descriptions of the fields, see Field Descriptions for Provider Settings

DataCite Members Page

The fields Provider Name, Website, Country, Organization Type and Focus Area in your provider account in Fabrica will populate the DataCite Members page. If you leave these fields blank they will appear blank on the Members page.

Here as an example of how it will look:

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