Guidance for managing spam in CBOX installations is provided in the Technical Guide . The Akismet plugin (https://wordpress.org/plugins/akismet/), which is included with WordPress, helps to protect individual member sites within your CBOX OpenLab community, and members can control the ability … Continue reading
Have a question that wasn’t answered here? Contact Project Director Matthew K. Gold (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Associate Project Director Charlie Edwards (email@example.com).
You can find information about system and software requirements in our Technical Guide.
CBOX OpenLab is a comprehensive package that will have a significant impact on the appearance and functionality of an existing site; it is best implemented on a new WordPress Multisite installation. However, if you wish to add CBOX OpenLab to … Continue reading
CBOX Classic is designed for use by communities of all kinds, while CBOX OpenLab is specifically designed to support communities at educational institutions. This results in some important differences in the underlying architecture of the two packages, such as: CBOX … Continue reading
If you are an individual faculty member at a CUNY campus that does not already have an open platform for teaching and learning, you are very welcome to use the CUNY Academic Commons for your courses. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if … Continue reading
Our goal is to ensure that CBOX OpenLab is accessible for all users by complying with WCAG 2.0 accessibility standard level AAA. CBOX OpenLab includes features specifically designed to promote accessibility: Zoom: CBOX OpenLab functions well in an enlarged or … Continue reading
Guidance on managing member registration for CBOX installations is provided in the Technical Guide. Additionally, CBOX OpenLab site administrators can control access by limiting member registrations to one or more email domains and/or through use of access codes – see … Continue reading
While CBOX OpenLab is designed to encourage openness and sharing, it also provides robust privacy settings that enable members to control what they share and with whom: Members can choose how they identify themselves publicly via their username and display … Continue reading
We provide ongoing maintenance and support for the CBOX OpenLab software via our Support Forum – if you have a question or suggestion, or find a bug, please contact us there. Regular software updates are provided throughout the year. We … Continue reading