Create a PM Central Department site

Create a PM Central Department site

Getting started with PM Central

SiteActions_NewSiteX.png PM Central uses Site Creation Plus to simplify the process of creating the project and department sites that will be associated with a PM Central portfolio.

Keep in mind:

  • PM Central project and department sites should not be created using the SharePoint New Site dialog box

  • After the first department site is created the All Department Sites Web Part will be visible on the Portfolio home page

The All Department Sites Web Part

To create a PM Central Department site:

Step Action Result

On the Portfolio site click the
Create New Project… button on the Portfolio home page


From the Central Actions drop down menu, click Add New Project

These options will only be visible to users with Full Control permission levels or the Create Sub site permission Links to Add a new project

On SharePoint 2013 click the bullseye icon icon to access the Central Actions menu.


Enter a Title for the site

The text entered here will become the URL for the site.

Fields in Site Creation Plus
4. Select the template from the available options.
5. Click Create You will be taken to the home page of the new department site where you can configure the site to display details about specific projects.