RedmineGroups » History » Version 6

Etienne Massip, 2012-12-08 11:16
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h1. Managing Groups
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As of 0.9, Administrators can define groups of users in Redmine.
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Groups can be added as members of projects just like regular users, using the same [[RedmineRoles|Roles]] too.
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When adding a user to an existing group, this user inherits of all of the group privileges.
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h2. Creating groups
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To create a group, do the following:
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# Click Administration
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# Click Groups
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# Click New Group
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# Type the name of your group in Name
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# Click Create
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h2. Adding members and associating projects
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To add members to a group, do the following:
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# In Administration >> Groups
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# Click the name of the Group you wish to change.
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# You'll see 3 tabs: General, Users, Projects
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** General 
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*** Change the name by editing the Name field
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** Users
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*** Add users by checking the username box for each user
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*** Click Add
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** Projects
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*** Select a project from the pop-up menu
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*** Set the Role
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*** Click Add
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!{width: 800px}RedmineMemberToGroupNew.png!
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Figure 1: Example Group Users tab
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Figure 2: Adding Members to a Group
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Figure 3: Example Group Project tab
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Figure 4: Associating a group to a project (from the Group context)