A component profile is described in an XML document that conforms to a the XML schema at http://ns.taverna.org.uk/2012/component/profile/ComponentProfile.xsd

Management of component profiles can be done using the possibilities under the Components menu.

Component profiles are stored within a component registry. There are two ways of putting a component profile into a component registry:

Importing a profile

If you choose to import a profile, then a dialog will open

In the dialog you choose

The sharing policy and license are only available for remote registries.

Copying a profle

If you choose to copy a profile, then a dialog will open:

In the dialog you choose

The sharing policy and license are only available when you are copying to a remote registry.

Deleting a profile

Deletion of a component profile is not possible yet. It may be made possible in future versions of the component plugin