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MyConsole

Don't require changing password every 60 days - it's unnecessarily excessive.

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Size of password

Don't require so many extra security features in password. 12-character size is too long. Need for both number and special character is too much.

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Alerts

It would be nice to be able to set up email alerts for status and document searches

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Firm vs. Individual Users

It's not clear whether you are setting up a system in which every member of a firm who files an application would need a separate uspto.gov account or whether the account should be in the name of a single firm administrator. It appears that you want individual accounts, however, firms typically use a single email address for all uspto correspondence, so it is not possible for individuals to each set up an account. Tie ...more »

Submitted by (@jiauerbach)

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Longer period of time before timeout or selective timeout

Can the timeout be increased substantially (or be set as a preference by the user) so that I don't have to enter my password every time I return to MyConsole? I would like to open MyConsole at the beginning of my day and refer to it as needed. However, the timeout occurs very quickly and I need to re-enter my password almost every time. Ideally, we could access the public aspects even when the timeout occurs (e.g., ...more »

Submitted by (@francofun)

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Passwords

There is no reason for having these constant password changes. This only makes it more difficult to use.

Submitted by (@simonkahn)

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Personalizing Widgets

When personalizing widgets, it would be nice to be able to move a widget directly to the bottom of a column. Currently, to move a widget to the bottom, I have to move it first above the widget currently at the bottom and then move the bottom widget above the one i want at the bottom.

Submitted by (@kmingushmb)

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