Directory API groups need updated settings


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When you create a group using the Directory API or tools that use the Directory API, such as Google Cloud Directory Sync (GCDS), the group is always created with these settings:

  • Group directory—Do not list this group in the directory
  • Join the group—Anyone in the organization can ask
  • Add members—Owners and managers of the group
  • Invite members—Owners and managers of the group
  • Allow new users not in {organization}—No
  • View members—Owners and managers of the group
  • View topics—All members of the group
  • Post—Anyone from your domain can post
  • Moderate messages—None

Groups created through the API can be edited in:

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