Complete account information using the SharePoint Setup wizard.
Fastpath: Admin Console: System > Settings > Jive for SharePoint
To complete account information:
Click New Connection. The Connection wizard opens.
In the SharePoint version fields, choose one of the two supported
versions: 2010 or 2013.
In the Authentication type field, choose how Jive will
authenticate to SharePoint. (SharePoint-to-Jive authentication is always handled
by sending a token to SharePoint via a service API.) NTLM and Kerberos are both
supported. Note that if you use claims authentication, you should extend the
SharePoint web application to use a different authentication type and a
different address. This will enable your regular web application to continue
working in claims. You can find more information about extending the web
Select either Site Collection or Web
Application in the Selection Type field.
In the Connection Name field, provide a name to identify
In the Site Collection URL field, provide the full URL
of the SharePoint site collection you want to link to your Jive site, or
when connecting to a web application, provide the default site collection URL
that new sites will be created under. Use the same address a user would use to
access the site.
In the Username and Password fields, Provide the
username and password of an account with administrator rights to the site
collection you're connecting to. To ensure continuous uptime, you should set the
password for this account to never expire.
In the SharePoint Domain field, provide the domain name.
If your SharePoint domain is secured with Kerberos, a fully qualified domain
name is required.