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HOW TO: Create a new workgroup
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To create a new workgroup, you will need to use Group Central.1. Group Central can be accessed in two ways: A. Navigate to https://central.clemson.edu. B. Or alternatively, it can be accessed through Blackboard Learn. a. Open your web browser and navigate to Blackboard Learn http://bb.clemson.edu. b. Click the Courses tab. c. On the right side of the Courses page, click the Course Central Course Setup Tool link. d. This will open the Course Central login page in a separate tab or window.2. Enter your network Username and Password.3. Course Central will load with the Course Central page displayed.4. Click the Group Central tab to manage your group.To create a workgroup in Group Central:1. Click the New button in the Groups area toolbar.2. The Create Group popup window is displayed.3. Enter a Group ID in the field provided. The Group ID must be a minimum of 9 characters long and no greater than 26 characters long. Hyphen and underscore are the only special characters supported. Spaces are not acceptable.4. Click the Create button.5. The new group will be displayed in the Groups area. Notice that on the right side of the group the word unsaved is highlighted in red . At this point the group has not been saved.6. To save the new group, click Save All found on the far left corner listed below the MyCentral tab.