ScholarOne Manuscripts Ideas

ScholarOne Manuscripts Ideas is a community forum for clients to engage with each other and with the ScholarOne Product team around ways to improve the platform experience. Ideas submitted in this forum are useful in surfacing themes and items of critical importance to our users, prioritizing roadmap initiatives, and fine-tuning feature development.

Non-duplicate accounts

Currently in the system there is no way for me to mark what appears to be a duplicate account as not a duplicate. For example, I might have 3 John Smiths who I know are all different people but will always appear when I search for duplicates. It would be helpful if there was a way to mark and hide accounts that you know are not a duplicate so that you only see the true duplicates when you search for them, but if a fourth John Smith appeared they would all reappear so you could check their details. I hope this makes some sort of sense!
  • Sven Molter
  • Sep 29 2016
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  • Guest commented
    30 Nov, 2016 12:55pm

    We use a green user account flag to identify known 'homonymous' users.

  • annemarie@esa.org commented
    12 Nov, 2016 09:14pm

    I put a comment in the profile for such cases.  But it only shows up for the journal site which I am currently in.  It should show across all our journal sites which share the same people database.

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