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Create and enable an organization for a basic account

Basic provides a limited set of features for the draft account to publish alerts between
AtHoc Connect
organizations. A draft organization is used by users that primarily publish alerts across organizations.
  1. To create the organization, complete the following steps:
    1. Log in to
      System Setup
      with an administrator account.
    2. In the navigation bar, click The Settings icon.
    3. In the
      System Setup
      section, click
      Organizations Manager
    4. On the
      Organizations Manager
      page, click
    5. On the
      New Organization
      dialog, enter a name for the new organization.
    6. Select the
      organization type and click
      . Details of the new organization appear in the organizations manager with default values appearing for the display name, time zone, and homepage URL.
  2. To log in to the account that you set as the administrator, in the navigation bar, change to the organization that you created. The system refreshes and then displays the new organization. You can confirm that this has happened by looking at the name of the current organization in the top menu bar on the screen. The homepage opens. If you see a Terms and Conditions page instead of the homepage, do not click the Accept button. Contact
    BlackBerry AtHoc
    customer support. The Terms and Conditions should only be shown to the first administrator of the Basic account.
  3. To create the draft administrator for the account, complete the following steps:
    1. In the navigation bar, click
    2. On the
      screen, click
    3. On the
      New User
      screen, enter a username, password, and email address.
    4. Click
    5. On the user details screen, click
      Grant Operator Permissions
    6. From the
      Operator Roles
      list, select
      Basic Administrator
    7. Click
Next Steps:
You have completed the set up for the Basic organization. The next step is to send the username and password to the Basic administrator so that they can log in to their account.