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Recent Updates

  • Updated on: Dec 11, 2017

    Comment on a Project

    Users can leave comments on OSF projects or individual files within OSF projects. Commenting can be configured so that only project contributors can comment or any OSF user can comment.

    Manual Collaborating
  • You can share the contents of private projects with non-contributors by creating View-Only Links. These links can also be anonymized to remove identifying information, useful in blinded peer review.

    Manual Adding Links
  • Updated on: Dec 07, 2017

    How to Prepare Your Preprint

    Manual Preprints
  • Updated on: Dec 07, 2017

    Storage Add-Ons

    The OSF acts as a central hub to streamline your workflow by connecting to several third-party storage services.  This article describes each storage add-on and how the connections work. For a description of how to enable these connections, see the Enable Add-ons article.

    Manual Using Add-ons
  • Updated on: Dec 05, 2017

    FAQs

    Manual FAQS
  • Updated on: Dec 04, 2017

    Preprint FAQs

    Manual Preprints
  • Updated on: Nov 30, 2017

    Connect Add-Ons

    An add-on is a connection between the OSF and another third-party service such as Google Drive or GitHub. You and others can view and interact with materials stored on other services from within your OSF project or component.  

    This article describes how to connect your OSF account with other services. You can connect accounts from your user settings page or from your Project or Component Settings page. This article describes configuring add-ons from your Project or Component Settings page.

    Manual Using Add-ons
  • Updated on: Nov 30, 2017

    Reference Management Add-Ons

    The OSF connects to reference management tools Mendeley and Zotero. Connecting Mendeley or Zotero folders to OSF projects allows you and others to view, copy, and download citations that are relevant to your project, right from the Project Overview page.

    Manual Using Add-ons
  • Updated on: Nov 30, 2017

    Add a New Email Address to Your Account