Connecting Jive Places to SharePoint

To complete the integration, connect a Jive Place to SharePoint.

To connect a Jive Place:

  1. Create a Place in Jive and click the External file storage Change link.
  2. Select your Storage Instance and click Apply.
  3. Select the Site Collection to which you want to connect the new place.
    The options you see in the Site Collection list are the Site Collections you have added Creating and Configuring Storage Instance.
  4. Under SharePoint Site, select one of the following options:
    • Create a new site under - creates a new site under the site you select in the tree view.
      1. Use the +/- signs to expand/collapse the tree view and view sub-sites. A green site indicates that this site is already connected.
      2. Select the site under which the new site will be created and click Finish.

    • Connect to an existing site - connects a Jive Place to the site you select in the tree view.
      1. Use the +/- signs to expand/collapse the tree view and view sub-sites and select the site to which you want to connect the Jive place.

      2. Click Next to select document libraries:
        • Jive Document Library - sets the Primary library. Files uploaded to the Jive Place are synced to the Primary library and files uploaded to the Primary library are synced to the Jive Place.
        • Additional Document Library - sets secondary libraries. Files uploaded to the secondary libraries are synced to the Jive Place.

      3. Click Finish.