From the homepage of Codex, click the arrow button in the top right corner and select Control panel from the drop-down menu. This will take you to the control panel page which displays buttons for different functions.
Admins have access to all of the functions.
Under general settings you will find:
Edit the site name and add a URL for photo guidelines. You can also change the privacy of your site.
Customize the theme color and the logo for your site. You can also choose if you want to include the name of your site on your logo, by clicking the toggle switch Logo includes site name.
Edit your email service provider, email provider username, and email provider password.
Add your Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter links.
Under front page you will find:
Add a tagline, a tagline subtitle, and upload a hero image that will be displayed on the front page of the site.
Custom Card Area¶
Upload a custom card image and edit the custom card text, subtext, and button text. You can also create a custom URL for your site.
Create a site description, help description, and donation button URL.
In this section, you can configure default fields and field categories, and create custom individual fields, sighting fields, and encounter fields. You can update important information, such as the Label and Type of observation (individual, encounter, or sighting), and also input data such as behavior, age, and weather.
In this section, you can set up social groups. You can create a name for the group and add individuals. Social groups provide information on the social status of individuals.
Here you can monitor the uptime of your site and view the current version of the software being used.
Here you can restore a deleted encounter by inputting the encounter ID.
In this section, you can create new users, edit existing users and manage collaborations. This function is available to system user managers.
Here you can manage your notification settings and deactivate your account. All users have access to this function.