Configuring contact information on person links | HCL Digital Experience

When users click a person link, the Person card displays contact information for the selected person. You configure this information by modifying custom properties in the WebSphere Integrated Solutions Console, specifying the Member Manager attributes that correspond to the fields you want to display in the contact information and the order in which you want the information to appear.


  1. Select the appropriate console, depending on your environment:
    • If you are running stand-alone, use the local WebSphere® Integrated Solutions Console.
    • If you are running in a cluster, use the console of the Deployment Manager.
  2. Start the WebSphere® Integrated Solutions Console by entering the URL in the location field of a web browser:

    where is the name of your server and admin_port is the port that is assigned to the WebSphere® Integrated Solutions Console.

  3. In the navigation, click Resources > Resource Environment > Resource Environment Providers.
  4. Locate and click the resource WP PeopleService.
  5. Under Additional Properties, click Custom Properties.
  6. Locate the custom properties collapsedBCardItems and expandedBCardItems and set each property's value to the Member Manager attributes that you want to display. The order in which you specify the attributes determines the order in which the corresponding information displays.
    Identifies the items that the Person card displays when business card details are hidden from view. For example: ibm-jobTitle, telephoneNumber
    Identifies the items that the Person card displays when business card details are visible. For example: ibm-primaryEmail, homePostalAddress, stateOrProvinceName, postalCode, countryName
    The following Member Manager attributes are valid for specifying person link contact information:
    • businessCategory
    • carLicense
    • cn
    • countryName
    • departmentNumber
    • description
    • displayName
    • employeeNumber
    • employeeType
    • facsimileTelephoneNumber
    • givenName
    • homePostalAddress
    • ibm-gender
    • ibm-hobby
    • ibm-jobTitle
    • ibm-otherEmail
    • ibm-personalTitle
    • ibm-primaryEmail
    • ibm-regionalLocale
    • ibm-timeZone
    • Initials
    • localityName
    • manager
    • mobile
    • pager
    • postalAddress
    • postalCode
    • preferredLanguage
    • roomNumber
    • secretary
    • seeAlso
    • sn
    • stateOrProvinceName
    • street
    • telephoneNumber
    • uid
  7. Click Apply and then save the settings.
  8. Restart the portal server.