Frequently Asked Questions ← Knowledge Base Where does information in the ORCID Registry come from? What is the relationship between ISNI and ORCID? How are new features decided? How do you keep the ORCID Registry secure? Names in the ORCID Registry Linking to Websites Account settings Closing an ORCID Account Register for an ORCID iD About the ORCID Sandbox How do I get the public data file? What is my ORCID iD? What if I have two ORCID iDs? What are auto-updates? Who may send a message to my ORCID Inbox to request permission to auto-update my ORCID record? Am I forced to receive auto-updates? Why do organizations use ORCID records?