This topic describes the basic operations that you can perform on groups. The basic operations include creating a group, viewing group information, modifying basic information about a group, deleting a group, adding a user to a group, and removing a user from a group.

Create a group

  1. Log on to the CloudSSO console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose User Management > Group.
  3. On the Group page, click Create Group.
  4. In the Create Group panel, configure Group Name.
    The group name must be unique within the directory.
  5. Optional:Configure Description.
  6. Click OK.

View the information about a group

  1. On the Group page, click the name of a group.
  2. On the page that appears, click the Details tab to view the basic information about the group.
  3. Click the Users tab to view the users in the group.
  4. Click the Access Assignment tab to view the accounts in your resource directory and access configurations that are specified for the group.

Modify the basic information about a group

Note After System for Cross-domain Identity Management (SCIM) synchronization is enabled, you cannot modify the basic information about the groups that are synchronized by using SCIM.
  1. On the Group page, click the name of a group.
  2. On the Details tab of the page that appears, click Edit Group in the Basic Information section.
  3. In the Edit Basic Group Information panel, change the values of Group Name and Description.
  4. Click OK.

Delete a group

Before you delete a group, make sure that the group is not associated with the following resources. Otherwise, the deletion fails.

Note After SCIM synchronization is enabled, you cannot delete the groups that are synchronized by using SCIM.
  1. On the Group page, find the group that you want to delete and click Delete in the Actions column.
  2. In the Delete Group message, click OK.

Add a user to a group

Note After SCIM synchronization is enabled, you cannot add users to the groups that are synchronized by using SCIM.
  1. On the Group page, click the name of a group.
  2. On the page that appears, click the Users tab.
  3. Click Add User to Group.
  4. In the Add User to Group panel, select users.
    You can add a user to multiple groups.
  5. Click OK.
  6. In the message that appears, click Close.

Remove a user from a group

Note After SCIM synchronization is enabled, you cannot remove users from the groups that are synchronized by using SCIM.
  1. On the Group page, click the name of a group.
  2. On the page that appears, click the Users tab.
  3. Find the user who you want to remove and click Remove in the Actions column.
  4. In the Remove User message, click OK.