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3099120 - What is the difference between One-Time Password and the Career Site Activation Email? - Recruiting Management


There are 2 features to confirm the candidate profile creation: One-Time Password and the Career Site Activation Email. What is the difference of these features?


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Both features, as mentioned in the symptom, have the purpose of confirming the identity and the email address of the candidate. In terms of usability, the difference between One-Time Password and the Activation Email is that:

Both processes are to verify if the account is valid, but the difference between them are the methods used: one is through a password received through the email and the other is a URL to click on it.

They can't co-exist, so if you have both, One-Time Password will be the method being applied and valid for candidates to confirm their account.

See Also

2979350 - One-Time Password Email Verification (OTP) - Recruiting Management

Enabling Email Verification for Candidate Account Simplification


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