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How to setup and open attachment from News section in RDC 5.x (Doc ID 2480479.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 04, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Clinical Remote Data Capture Option - Version 5.0.0 to 5.1.0 [Release 5.0.0 to 5.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


As per chapter ' 9 Configuring News ' from RDC Administrator Guide 5.1 , News items are messages that the study sponsor wants to communicate to all, some, or one of its RDC Onsite users.
For example, the news might be about study protocol, upcoming deadlines, daily reminders, or weekly status.
To define the news items, you use the News Definition for Remote Data Capture form in the RDC Administration application.
You can customize the news information according to the current study, site, user, role, or date.
Any user with RDC administrator privileges can customize news content. In addition, you can grant a user the privilege to define news content, but not perform other administrator tasks.
Granting others this privilege makes it easy to update daily and site-specific news.


The purpose of these steps are to show how we can open any attachment from News section in RDC 5.x .

Below example setup will be done for RDC 5.1 .


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