Group owners select and configure both the applications (blogging, wikis, forums, file/media galleries) that members of the group utilize and the permissions that the group has within these applications.

This section contains the following articles:

  1. Add a forum - Specify the forum name and the group to whom it belongs.
    1. Forum Permissions page - Set the roles and permissions properties for a forum.
  2. Applications page - Add, delete, or edit individual applications (wikis, media gallery, blog, or forums) available to a group.
  3. Control access to blogs - Set which users have authorial and posting privileges for a blog.
  4. Create a blog - Specify the new blog's name and location information, desired syndication settings, and access control.
    1. Blog Permissions page - Add or remove permissions specific to blogs (attaching files locally, moderation, etc.) for a site role.
  5. Create a media gallery - Enable and name a media gallery, decide its URL and owner(s), and decide whether to index file names for searches.
    1. Media Gallery Permissions page - Add or remove permissions specific to media galleries (attaching files locally, moderation, etc.) for a site role.
  6. Create a new wiki - Enable, name, and describe a wiki; specify its group and URL.
    1. Wiki Permissions page - Add or remove permissions specific to media galleries (attaching files locally, moderation, etc.) for a site role.
  7. Edit a group -  Modify existing group options, applications, and permissions.
  8. Enable moderation - Add a layer of control over forum posts.
  9. Enabling group applications - Another way of enabling or changing group-level applications.
  10. Group Permissions page - Control the group user roles and assign privileges to the roles.
  11. User roles and permissions - View or change a user's role, add or remove a role icon, and learn about permissions.

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