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MyConsole

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

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Submitted by (@francofun)

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 »

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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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Submitted by (@simonkahn)

Passwords

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

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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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Submitted by (@jiauerbach)

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 »

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Submitted by (@nkopp0)

Use myUSPTO to link Customer Numbers and EFP files

Would be great to use myUSPTO to link the following: - Users (myUSPTO accounts) - Firms/Companies (Customer Numbers) - Attorneys/Agents (EFP files) - Accounting (USPTO Financial) Attorneys could allow users access to their filing credentials, change their info, etc. Firms and companies could add/remove users and attorneys on their customer numbers and financial accounts. Users could have all of their authorized filing ...more »

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