You can create and configure projects for collaborative work.
If you use the checkpoint and status functionality for tracking project tasks, you can use
the old-style Overview page rather than using the Activity page in the place template
format. The widgets in the Overview page more effectively support projects at this time.
To create a project:
Click > Project.
In the dialog box, select a location for the project.
Projects are associated with a place, such as a space or group. The place you choose
determines who can see and collaborate on the project.
In Name, specify an identifying name for the project.
In Description, enter a brief description.
The description appears in the user interface.
In Project Start Date and Project End
Date, specify the project duration.
You should use the target date for completing the project.
If necessary, change the project owner in Project Owner.
The default owner is the person creating the project.
In Tags, specify tags that can be used to find this project.
If available, in Categories, select the place category of the
The place categories are used to identify places while browsing.
They are used to classify places and differ from content categories. This option is
available if place categories are configured in your community.
To enable the Overview page, click Advanced Options and select
the Overview page check box.
By default, your project uses an Activity page as its main page with the option to add
more custom pages. We recommend using an Activity page because it can be displayed on
mobile devices and because it's more friendly to streaming content. This option is
available if widgets are enabled in your community.