OJS OCS OMP OHS

You are viewing the PKP Support Forum | PKP Home Wiki



How to change user associated with submission?

Are you an Editor, Author, or Journal Manager in need of help? Want to talk to us about workflow issues? This is your forum.

Moderators: jmacgreg, michael, vgabler, John

Forum rules
This forum is meant for general questions about the usability of OJS from an everyday user's perspective: journal managers, authors, and editors are welcome to post questions here, as are librarians and other support staff. We welcome general questions about the role of OJS and how the workflow works, as well as specific function- or user-related questions.

What to do if you have general, workflow or usability questions about OJS:

1. Read the documentation. We've written documentation to cover from OJS basics to system administration and code development, and we encourage you to read it.

2. take a look at the tutorials. We will continue to add tutorials covering OJS basics as time goes on.

3. Post a question. Questions are always welcome here, but if it's a technical question you should probably post to the OJS Technical Support subforum; if you have a development question, try the OJS Development subforum.

How to change user associated with submission?

Postby jrshaffner » Sat Oct 29, 2011 6:50 pm

An article was submitted by someone other than the author, though the author's name and email were listed as such for the submission. But now it is the person who submitted the article who is associated with the submission in terms of following it through the editorial process instead of the author's account. Is there anyway to change this? That is, change the person associated with a submission? Thank you!
jrshaffner
 
Posts: 6
Joined: Wed Mar 30, 2011 6:53 am

Re: How to change user associated with submission?

Postby asmecher » Mon Oct 21, 2013 8:05 am

Hi jrshaffner,

My apologies for the extreme delay in responding -- your post was trapped in a moderation queue we don't generally use.

To change the user assigned to a submission, you'll need to go to the database. The column is the "user_id" column in the "articles" table -- set that to the desired value from the "users" table.

Regards,
Alec Smecher
Public Knowledge Project Team
asmecher
 
Posts: 9201
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2005 12:56 pm


Return to OJS Editorial Support and Discussion

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests