Customizing the terms of use statement

You can define and customize a terms of use statement that sets out the terms and conditions that your users must accept to use your Developer Portal site.

Before you begin

You must have administrator access to complete this task.


To define or customize a terms of use statement, complete the following steps:

  1. Log in to the Developer Portal as an administrator.
  2. If the administrator dashboard is not displayed, click Manage to display it.
  3. Click Content, then enter terms into the title search filter, and click Filter.
    The Terms of use content item is displayed in the list of content.
  4. Click Edit next to the Terms of use content item.
  5. Update the content as required. For example, you can complete the following tasks:
    1. Edit the text of the terms of use statement.
    2. Set the display settings.
    3. Link the content to Products and APIs.
    4. Enter an explanation of the changes that have been made to the terms of use since the last version.
  6. Click Save to save your changes.


The terms of use statement is successfully updated.

What to do next

You can force new users to accept the terms and conditions on the Developer Portal. For more information, see Forcing new users to accept terms and conditions.