The following steps are required to view or modify Utilization Reports:
To search for a Utilization Report, navigate to the sidebar under "Search/Manage Report" and click "Utilization."
You may enter search criteria into any of the following fields:
If you do not have information for any of those four criteria, you may click "Open Advanced Search," which will allow you to enter criteria for any of the following fields:
If you leave the fields blank, the search will return all reports.
When you click the "Search" button, the results will appear below the search form. To open a report, click on the Invention Report number.
To open the Utilization Report, click on "Manage" under the Action column.
You may also add a new Utilization Report from this page by clicking the "Add Utilization Report" button at the top of the window.
After opening a report, click on the section title containing the information you wish to modify (clicking the title again will toggle the panel closed). Make any desired changes to the record.
NOTE: If you have any questions about what a data field means see Field Definitions. If you have questions on adding additional information (such as inventors or funding), see Creating a Utilization Report.
After modifying a Utilization Report, click the "Save Utilization Report" button at the top right of the page. A popup window will ask you to confirm.
When you click "Confirm," the modified record will be saved.