Connecting a New Jive Place to a SharePoint Site

If your admin has enabled this functionality, create a new space or group and connect it to a new or existing SharePoint site. Use the SharePoint site as storage only or storage plus Jive functionality.

To connect your new place to a SharePoint site:

  1. Select Create > Group or Space in Jive.
    Note: Some communities may require community admins to create spaces. You may need a community admin for this step.
  2. If you are creating a group, click Advanced Settings to show the advanced options.
  3. In a group or space, after completing the basic information, select the SharePoint Integration type:
    For more on these choices, see SharePoint Integration Types
  4. For New Site - With Jive Functionality and Existing SharePoint sites, you can add remote document activity to your stream by selecting Remote Documents and choosing how you want the activity to show up in the stream. For more on these stream setting options, see Remote Document Options.
    • Hide in Activity
    • Show limited info in Activity
    • Show in Activity
  5. Click Create for a space or Create Group for a group.