user - Initialization - Author API

Author API Initialization


The current user's (author's) details.

You must use this option to identify which author is making changes to your content in the Item bank.

The author's details are used in the audit trail when content changes are made.


var initializationOptions = {
    "user": {
        "id": "1234",
        "email": "",
        "firstname": "John",
        "lastname": "Smith",


Attribute path user

Type object


  • id string

    The unique identifier of the content author (case-sensitive).

  • email string

    The email address of the content author.

  • firstname string

    The first name of the content author.

  • lastname string

    The last name of the content author.

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this is a mandatory property.

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