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D8 Group - Create Group Type - Add Group - Navigate to Group List

1. Navigate to Group List

Go to Admin Menu > Groups > List.

D8 Group - Create Group Type - Add Group - Click Add Group

2. Add a Group

Once on the Groups list page, click the Add Group button.

D8 Group - Create Group Type - Add Group - Enter Group Data

3. Enter Group Data

Title text field = enter a name for the group.

Description text area = enter a description of the group, if desired.

Now we get to take our Contact Information paragraph bundle for a spin. Open the fieldset by clicking on it.

Address Section

The first few fields are provided to us courtesy of the Address module.

  • Country select field = select United States.
  • Company text field = enter the name of your group, or skip, if desired.
  • Street Address text field = enter the building name and room number in the first field. Enter the street location in the second field.
  • City text field = the name of your city.
  • State select field = select your state.
  • Zip Code text field = enter your postal code.

The next few fields are the custom fields we added that use some core widgets.

  • Email field = enter an email address.
  • Primary Phone field = enter the first phone option.
  • Alternate Phone field = enter an alternate phone option.
  • Fax field = enter a fax number, if desired.

Google Map Section

The embedded Google Map is provided to us courtesy of the Geolocation Field module.

Enter your address in the Enter a location field and click the magnifying glass.

Social Media Section

The social media fields are provided to us courtesy of the Social Media Links Block and Field module.

Add any social links you may have into their corresponding fields.

When you're finished, click the Save button.

 

D8 Group - Create Group Type - Add Group - Pathauto Confirms

4. Automatic Alias Confirmation

The Generate Automatic URL Alias field will confirm itself to you.

D8 Group - Create Group Type - Add Group - Completed Group and Creator Memberships

5. Completed Group and Creator Membership

You will be redirected over to your own membership page within the group.

A confirmation message that the group has been created will appear at the top of the page.

D8 Group - Create Group Type - Add Group - Click Group Breadcrumb

6. Click Group Breadcrumb

Click your group name in the breadcrumb list.

D8 Group - Create Group Type - Add Group - Completed Group Dashboard

7. Completed Group Dashboard

You will then see your group dashboard with all relevant information.