Customize My Profile Components and Layout

Each user can customize which My Profile components to display and their arrangement on the screen.

To customize, while on the My Profile screen, select the Edit Page link in the upper left.

Screen Capture.  My Profile with Edit Page highlighted.
Select Edit Page.

You can then add, rearrange, and/or remove components as follows.

Add a Component

To add a component:

  1. Click the Add Components button in the upper left.
  2. In the Available Components pop-up window, select the check box next to one or more components you wish to add.

    Screen Capture.  Available Componets for Profile.
    Select the check box next to components to add.

  3. Optionally select a target from the Location pull-down menu, for example, Column 2.
  4. Optionally select a State, indicating how the component will be displayed. The selections are:
    • Opened: The component is open, but you can click the close button in the title bar.
      Screen Capture. Component opened with close button highlighted.
    • Closed: Only the title bar displays until you click the open button on the title bar.
      Screen Capture.  Component closed with open button hightlighted
    • Fixed: The component, including the title bar, is always displayed and cannot be closed.
      Screen Capture.  Component that has been "fixed", can't be closed.
    • Inline: The component is always displayed, and is not enclosed in a box with a title bar.
      Screen Capture.  Component that has no box around it.
  5. Click the Add Selected button.
  6. When you are finished customizing, click the Save button in the upper right.

Rearrange Components

To rearrange components:

  1. In the area displaying the current layout, click a component, hold down the mouse button, and drag the component to the desired location in the layout.

    Screen Capture.  My Profile page, a component being dragged.
    Drag components to rearrange.

  2. When you are finished customizing, click the Save button in the upper right.

Remove a Component

To remove a component:

  1. In the area displaying the current layout, move the cursor over the component, then click the X button in the component's title bar.

    Screen Capture.  Component with the X button being highlighted.
    Click the X to remove the component.

  2. When you are finished customizing, click the Save button in the upper right.

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