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How do I customize the guest access banner and modal?

Administrators have the ability to customize the guest access banner and modal. This allows your non-authenticated users to encounter an intuitive message directed specifically for your site. 

To customize the Guest Access Banner:

  1. In EBSCOadmin, select the profile and click the Linking sub-tab.

  2. To the right of Guest Access Banner, click Modify.

  3. Enter custom text in the Banner Message field. Upon entering custom text, the default ghost text ("Hello, Guest.") is removed and replaced by custom text.

  4. Enter custom text in the Banner Login Link Text field. Upon entering custom text, the default ghost text ("Login for full access.") is removed and replaced by custom text.

  5. Click the Submit button.

To customize the Guest Access Modal:

  1. In EBSCOadmin, select the profile and click the Linking sub-tab.

  2. To the right of Guest Access Modal, click Modify.

  3. Enter custom text in the Modal Header field. Upon entering custom text, the default ghost text ("Discovery Service for {Site name}".) is removed and replaced by custom text.

  4. Enter custom text in the Modal Message field. Upon entering custom text, the default ghost text ("This feature cannot be displayed to guests.") is removed and replaced by custom text.

  5. Enter custom text in the Modal Login Link Text field. Upon entering custom text, the default ghost text ("Login for full access.") is removed and replaced by custom text.

  6. Click the Submit button.