Manage groups

OpenProject allows creating tailored project member groups, which grants additional rights to individual users within specific projects in addition to role permissions.
You can edit the existing groups and create new ones in the administration panel. To do that select Administration -> Groups.

Note: In order to be able to access the administration panel and manage groups you need to be a system admin.

Add a new group

After selecting the Groups from the administration panel menu, you will see the list of all the existing groups. If no groups have been created yet, the list will be empty.

Create new group

Edit or remove groups

You can edit a group by clicking on the name of the group (1) and remove the group by clicking on delete icon in the respective line (2).

Edit or remove a group

After selecting the editing mode, you will be able to adapt the group name, group members and the assignment of groups to projects.

Edit a group