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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">Hi Agung,<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">I *<b>think</b>* the code that's reverting the usertype to 'user' is in [EPRINTS_ROOT]/perl_lib/EPrints/Plugin/Screen/NewUser.pm<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">In the 'action_create' sub, the config 'default_user_type' is referenced, and the user is created with this.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">This config is normally in [EPRINTS_ROOT]/archives/[ARCHIVEID]/cfg/cfg.d/registration.pl<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">I think there are two options:<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">i) override the NewUser plugin (see: https://wiki.eprints.org/w/Instructions_for_local_plugins) - you just need to override the 'action_create'.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">ii) Make the 'default_user_type' find the data in the request, and return the value selected.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">With either option, you should make sue the usertype chosen isn't going to cause you problems - e.g allowing someone to create an admin
 account could allow them to break things!<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">If you want to limit the usertype options in the workflow, you can add an 'options' parameter e.g.:<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">&lt;component&gt;&lt;field ref=&quot;usertype&quot; options=&quot;user,editor&quot;/&gt;&lt;/component&gt;<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">but you should also validate that one of those options has been chosen when processing the registration.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">Cheers,<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:#1F497D;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">John<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">From:</span></b><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif"> eprints-tech-bounces@ecs.soton.ac.uk [mailto:eprints-tech-bounces@ecs.soton.ac.uk]
<b>On Behalf Of </b>Ajunk Pracetio<br>
<b>Sent:</b> 13 August 2017 11:41<br>
<b>To:</b> eprints-tech@ecs.soton.ac.uk<br>
<b>Subject:</b> [EP-tech] Usertype at demoeprints<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:12.0pt"><span class="gmail-"><span lang="EN">Hi,</span></span><span lang="EN"><br>
<span class="gmail-">I want to create a demoprint like <a href="http://demoprints.eprints.org/">
http://demoprints.eprints.org/</a>. I've been able to bring up the usertype option at registration, but when I select &quot;editor&quot;, and try to login, the usertype is still the user, not the &quot;editor&quot; as I choose. It looks like my selection is not saved.</span><br>
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<span class="gmail-">Is there a wrong move? Please guidance.</span><br>
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<span class="gmail-">thank you</span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span class="gmail-"><span lang="EN">regards,</span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span class="gmail-"><span lang="EN">Agung</span></span><span lang="EN"><br clear="all">
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-- <o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">Life isn't valuable if you don't have someone to care<o:p></o:p></p>
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