New Group Dialog Box

Use the New Group dialog box to add a distribution list or security group to Active Directory Domain Services.

For more information about managing groups in Windows EBS, see the Microsoft Web site (


Item Description

Group name

Type the name of the group.


Type an optional description for the group.


Use the group as a distribution list for e-mail messages. In the E-mail address text box, type an e-mail alias for the distribution list.


Use the group to assign permissions for accessing network resources.