Create a Site Collection in SharePoint 2013

To create a Site Collection I am going to go to the Central Admin Home Page and
click on Create site collection under the Application Management heading.

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From here I will fill in a Title and Description.  I also have the option of adding a managed path.

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Next I will select the template I’d like to use and I can add site collection administrators.

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Scrolling down brings me to the Quota Template drop down and the OK button.

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After I click OK, SharePoint will create the Site Collection and present me with the following:

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When I clicked on the link the box below appeard, and I clicked enable.  My screen shot is a little hazy.  This is asking if I want to enable the Microsoft Web Test Recorder 10.0 Helper add-on.

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After clicking enable I am presented with my new Site Collection.

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About tbithell
I am the Chief Technical Architect of Portals at B2B Technologies, LLC in Atlanta GA. I first started working on SharePoint in 2005, and have built SharePoint portals and developed custom solutions for a wide variety of users. I have a MS in Computer Science and am a SharePoint 2010 MCITP and MCPD. I am very excited about the new version, and will be blogging about it on a regular basis as I explore the newly released Preview and future releases.

One Response to Create a Site Collection in SharePoint 2013

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