Active User Settings

New / Edit User

User Type

Select the appropriate user type:

  • User - Individuals with institutional accounts who need access to Slate
  • User (External) - Individuals who do not have institutional accounts who need access to Slate
  • Service Account and Service Account (Remote) - Accounts which need access to Slate SFTP Servers only
User ID

The ID which will be used to access Slate. The User ID must match the single sign-on ID users regularly use at an institution if single sign-on is configured.

Activation Password Password for first-time login of external users which is changed upon initial login. (Only Required for External Users.)
Home Country Country from which the user will be accessing Slate most often.
Active Enables the user account for access.
Supervised Requires supervised logins for the user account.

Requires multi-factor authentication for logins from unrecognized devices. (When selected, a Mobile Phone or specific MFA Mobile is required.)

When selected, a second option displays allowing a different phone number than the Mobile Phone entered above to be used for MFA.

MFA Mobile

Alternate Mobile Phone number to be used for MFA Authentication. (Displays when second option above is selected.)

Expires After Enter a static date after which the user account will be automatically deactivated.


Notes Notes associated with the specified user account.
Export Values Export values associated with the specified user account.
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