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Updating Homepage Information

Show in My Penn Details | Homepage URL | Comment | Source | Submit | Cancel

Show in My Penn Details:
If you select the checkbox:

Homepage URL:
This column allows you to enter a web address, or URL, in association with your listing. The information will not be searchable, and will appear exactly as you enter it. If you use any of the following formats, the Online Directory transform the entry to create a link to the URL when the details of your listing are presented:

If you type: The URL will display as:
http://www.w3c.org http://www.w3c.org
www.w3c.org http://www.w3c.org
w3c.org http://www.w3c.org
http://w3c.org http://w3c.org

The length limit for this field is 100 characters. (Note: Even if you have filled this column, no entry will appear in your Online Directory listing until you select the checkbox to the left of the URL.)

Comment:
If a white text field appears in this column, you have the option of attaching a comment to your entry in the Online Directory. You may wish to use this feature to direct viewers on how best to contact you:

http://www.sas.upenn.edu/~valcamp/ My personal homepage
www.bio.upenn.edu My departmental homepage

The length limit for this field is 40 characters, including spaces. 

Note:  While the Online Directory can accommodate comments, other campus information sources may not; if information is shared with the Directory from an authoritative source (such as the Registrar's Office or Human Resources), no comments may be added.

Source:
This column indicates the origin of the information contained in a specific entry, and is automatically filled by the Online Directory application. Possible values for this column include:

Submit:
Clicking this button will immediately enter any changes you have made in the blue information table into the Online Directory. If a message appears onscreen, you may need to provide additional information, or correct the information you have provided, in order to proceed.

Cancel:
Clicking this button will close the blue information table without making any changes to the Online Directory. This applies only to the active window and will not cancel any other previous changes submitted during this session.

 

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