Create a site from the portal site

In the Site Directory, you can create sites.

  1. On the navigation bar, click Sites to go to the Site Directory.
  2. In the Site Directory, in the Actions section of the action pane, click Create Site.
  3. On the New SharePoint Site page, in the Title and Description section, type a title and description.
  4. In the Web Site Address section, in the drop-down box, click Sites or Personal, depending on whether you are creating the site in the Personal Sites folder or the Sites folder, and then type a name for the Site Directory.
  5. In the Your E-Mail Address section, type the e-mail address that you want Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 to use to send information to you about the site.
  6. Click Create.

The Add Link to Site page appears.

  1. On the Add Link to Site page, enter information about the link to this site, and then click OK. For more information, see Add a link to a site.
  2. On the Template Selection page, click a Template, and then click OK. For more information about the different types of sites, see the Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services topic Create a site.

Related Topics

About the Site Directory

Manage sites

Use views in the Site Directory

Search the Site Directory

Add a link to a site

Applies to:
Deployment Center 2003, SharePoint Portal Server 2003