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Select Language

Go to the top right corner of your page and click “Select Language,” which will then present a dropdown. Choose your language preference.

Create a group?

1. Login

2. If your user profile is complete, Click on "My Groups” in the blue taskbar

3. Click the “Create an Group” button

4. Fill in the requested information. An asterisk means it's required.

5. Click the Create Group button to create your group

Create a password

The password does not include enough variation to be secure.

  • Password must contain at least one lowercase character.
  • Password must contain at least one letter.
  • Password must contain at least one uppercase character.
  • Password must contain at least one alphanumeric (letter or number) character.
  • Password must be at least 9 characters in length.
  • Password must contain characters of at least one of the following types: lowercase, uppercase, digit or punctuation.
  • Password must contain at least one punctuation (not whitespace or an alphanumeric) character.
  • Password must contain at least one digit.

Delete a dropbox group folder

  1. Login
  2. Click on “My Groups” in the blue taskbar.
  3. Click on the group containing the folder you want to delete.
  4. Click on Dropbox.
  5. On the left panel, click on the folder in the directory tree.
  6. On the right panel, select the subfolder that you want to delete in listing.
  7. Click the folder name at the top of the right panel to expose folder details, then click Delete.
  8. Click OK to confirm.

Get in contact with others

Once logged into your account, go to the top right corner of the page where you will see “Messages.” You will then see “Write a new message,” where you will fill in the person’s email, the subject of the message, and the message you would like to send them.

How to join a group

1. Login

2. Navigate to "Groups” under connect section

3. Once you have found the group you want to join, click “Become a member”

4. Select “Join” on the confirm page

5. Your membership will be reviewed by group owner

6. Once approved you will receive an email to confirm access to group

Join IBPF

You can join IBPF by clicking the “Join Now” icon, in the top right corner of the page. You will then be prompted to fill in the required information. This will then be processed and you will receive a confirmation email where you can log into your account and verify your credentials. After you verify your credentials you can access to login.

Log In

You can access login from the top right corner of the page by clicking the login icon

Managing a group

1. Login

2. Click on “My Tasks” in the blue taskbar

3. Use the links on the My Tasks page to manage your group

Managing My Tasks

My Task Information
The "My Tasks" dashboard that allows you to review group content and group memberships. Group admins must follow the workflow steps to allow posting and group membership.
How do I approve content?
You’ll need to be group admin to approve group content.
To approve content:

  1. Click My Task on the user menu bar
  2. Click Manage Content from the blue menu bar
  3. Locate the content you want to approve
  4. Locate the Actions column
  5. Click on the green Action button
  6. Click Approve

How do I edit content?
You’ll need to be group admin to edit group content.
To edit content:

  1. Click My Task on the user menu bar
  2. Click Manage Content from the blue menu bar
  3. Locate the content you want to approve
  4. Locate the Actions column
  5. Click on the green Action button
  6. Click Edit

How do I reject content?
You’ll need to be group admin to delete group content.
To delete content:

  1. Click My Task on the user menu bar
  2. Click Manage Content from the blue menu bar
  3. Locate the content you want to approve
  4. Locate the Actions column
  5. Click on the green Action button
  6. Click Delete

How do I approve members?
To approve members:

  1. Click My Task on the user menu bar
  2. Click Manage Users from the blue menu bar
  3. Locate the member you want to approve
  4. Locate the Actions column
  5. Click on the green Action button
  6. Click Approve

How do I remove members?
To remove members:

  1. Click My Task on the user menu bar
  2. Click Manage Users from the blue menu bar
  3. Locate the member you want to remove
  4. Locate the Actions column
  5. Click on the green Action button
  6. Click Delete


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