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    Configuring Other Settings (User Management)

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    To configure other settings, you must have one of the following roles:
    • User Administrator
    • General System Administrator
    You configure various user management customer parameters on the Customer Parameters mapping table (Configuration Menu > User Management > General > Other Settings). For more information about mapping tables, see Mapping Tables.
    Customer Parameters Mapping Table Page (Other Settings)
    The following table describes the parameters you can configure on this page:
    User Management Configuration Parameters
    Parameter Key Description
    address_lineX_regex (lines 1-5) The valid format of lines 1-5 in the user's street address. See Adding User Contact Information.
    check_for_expired_account Set to true to prevent patron requests or resource sharing requests from expired patrons. An override warning appears for resource sharing requests. The parameter is set to false by default, which allows patron requests and resource sharing request from expired patrons.
    days_password_change Not in use
    distribute_user_management_changes_last_run The last successful run date of the Distribute network user management changes to members job. See Centrally Managing Configurations in a Network Zone.
    email_regex The valid e-mail format. See Adding User Contact Information.
    email_regex_display The message appearing when entering an email address, if email_regex is defined.
    from_address Not in use
    fulfillment_network_search_by_all Whether to enable walk-in services in a fulfillment network for patrons that don't happen to have an ID available. The parameter must be enabled at the institution where the patron is already registered.
    jwt_signature_secret Used for the social authentication handshake between Primo and Alma (see Using Social Networks for User Authentication for details). Note that the value configured in Primo must match the value defined here.
    network_user_profiles_and_assignment_rules_distribution_members_behavior Controls what is done with the members' user profiles and assignment rules when the Network Zone's records are distributed. Valid values are: Remove and None. Remove will remove all the local records. None, which is the default. leaves all previously existing records exactly as they were before the distribution.
    password_regex Not in use
    password_regex_display The message displayed when entering a password, if password_regex is defined.
    phone_regex The valid phone number format. See Adding User Contact Information.
    phone_regex_display The message displayed when entering a phone number, if phone_regex is defined.
    photo_identifier_type The type of user identifier from which to take the name of the photo (together with photo_server_url). The options are: USERNAME (the primary identifier) or a user identifier code; see Viewing Additional User Identifier Types . See Managing User Pictures.
    photo_server_url
    The URL directory for user photos to display in the User Details page. See Managing User Pictures.
    • The URL may use HTTP or HTTPS. To use HTTPS, the certificate must not be self-signed: it must be signed by a known certificate authority (the list of supported certificates can be found here).
    • The directory name must end with a forward slash (/) .
    • To view the photos in the User Details page, the user accessing the page must also have access to this URL.
    photo_suffix The file extension (such as .jpg or .gif) for user photos. This value is appended to photo URLs – if this value is not defined, the photo may not appear properly. See Managing User Pictures.
    pin_number_method To enable the PIN number generation functionality, enter the value fourDigit (the only possible value) here. See the PIN number field in Adding Users.
    postal_code_regex The valid format for the postal code. See Adding User Contact Information.
    By default, the postal code must be between 0 to 16 characters and must include only digits, capital letters, hyphens, and spaces. If you want to include periods as well, add \. following the hyphen, as follows: [A-Z0-9\-\. ]{0,16}
    postal_code_regex_display The message displayed when entering a postal code, if postal_code_regex is defined.
    preferred_identifier Enter an identifier code to be used when displaying only one identifier and when scanning items that are on the hold shelf according to user. The identifier codes are listed in the User Identifier Types page. For more information, see Viewing Additional User Identifier Types .
    primary_identifier_regex The valid format of the primary identifier.
    url_regex The valid format of the URL. It must have a leading protocol, a valid domain name (two or three letter TLD and no invalid characters), and a valid file path.
    use_pincode_for_selfcheck_machine Determines whether the PIN code for self-check machines can be updated by the patron in Primo. This setting is relevant only if Authentication required is set to Yes in the self-check machine integration profile. See Self-Check Machines.
    user_audit_retention_period Entering a whole number indicates a length of time, in days, that user audit trail records will be retained. The default value of spaces means that all records are retained. See User Audit History.
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