When you apply a place template to an existing project, space, or group, you get a
preconfigured Activity page that contains the tiles and layout included in the
Applying a place template to a place only affects the Activity page in that place. It
changes the selection of tiles on the Activity page and the order in which they're
Warning: When you apply a new place template to a place whose tiles have
been configured, you lose all configuration in the tiles. For example, if you
created a People list, it will be wiped out and replaced with empty, unconfigured
tiles, even if the place template includes a People tile. The exception is that
Salesforce authentication persists if you apply a different place template that uses
a Salesforce connection.
To apply a new Place Template to an existing place:
In your place, click the gear icon > Edit activity page.
Alternatively, you can click the gear icon > Settings or click the info icon > Edit to open the Edit Group page, and then
click OK to edit the Activity page.
Click Browse Templates in the upper left corner of the
Choose a place template for this place.
Place templates determine what tiles and streams provide the layout and data
for your group's Activity page. You should choose the one that's right for the
kind of collaboration that is planned to happen in your place. For more
information, see Place template reference.
Click Apply Template, and then confirm your
To configure the existing tiles, do the following:
Click on the tile and configure it.
Click Apply in the tile dialog box.
To add a new tile, click Add a tile, then select the
tile and configure it.
Click Save to update the place with your changes.
The Activity page that is based on the applied template is
configured for your place.