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Name

Your name must consist of your first and last name, or the ones you use the most. Connecting links (e.g. "van") must not occur in isolation.

For full name Maria Ribeiro de Azevedo, the following names are:
Valid Invalid
  • Maria Ribeiro
  • Maria Azevedo
  • Maria de Azevedo
  • Maria Ribeiro Azevedo
  • Maria Ribeiro de Azevedo
  • de
  • Maria
  • Ribeiro
  • Azevedo
  • Maria de
  • Ribeiro de
  • de Azevedo
  • Ribeiro Azevedo
  • Maria Ribeiro de
  • Ribeiro de Azevedo

Digital signature

You can sign the Sign-Up Document with either their Digital Mobile Key or Citizen Card.

Digital Mobile Key
To sign the Sign-up Document with the Digital Mobile Key:
  1. Download the Sign-up Document
  2. Access Assinatura de Documentos com a Chave Móvel Digital
  3. Follow the instructions, answering No to "Would you like the signature visible in the document?"
  4. Download the signed Sign-up Document
  5. Select or drag and drop the signed Sign-up Document to the corresponding sign-up form field
Citizen Card
To sign the Sign-up Document with the Citizen Card:
  1. Download the Sign-up Document
  2. Start the Autenticação.Gov application
  3. Select Assinatura > Avançada (Signature -> Advanced)
  4. Select the previously downloaded Sign-up Document
  5. Switch off options "Visível" (Visible) and "Adicionar selo temporal" (Add timestamp)
  6. Press "Assinar com Cartão de Cidadão" (Sign with Citizen Card)
  7. Select the name and path where the signed document will be saved to
  8. Follow the instructions
  9. Select or drag and drop the signed Sign-up Document to the corresponding sign-up form field

Mail

The mailbox stores conversations and system messages:
Conversations
Conversations held between you and other protocooperators. A conversation can include up to 10 messages. Regardless of being read, a conversation is automatically deleted 60 days after the date of its most recent message.
System messages
Messages sent by the system. Automaticaly deleted 60 days after being read.

Credits

Your account holds a credit balance from which one unit is deducted whenever:
  • You initiate a conversation;
  • You reads, for the first time, a conversation initiated by someone else.

Points

Your account holds a point balance. You earn points when:
  • You sign up to Protocoop with an invitation code;
  • Someone signs up to Protocoop with an invitation code provided by you.

Earned points can be redeemed for credits upon credit balance top-up.