Move a group

You can move a group under another group that you manage.

Access requirements

You must have the following to perform the steps in this article:

Workfront plan*
Adobe Workfront license*


You must be a group administrator of the group or a Workfront administrator. For more information, see Group administrators and Grant a user full administrative access.

*If you need to find out what plan or license type you have, contact your Workfront administrator.

Move a group under another group

If the statuses of the moved group are locked, it inherits the statuses of its new parent group.
If the statuses of the moved group are unlocked, it does not inherit the statuses of its new parent group, nor does the new parent group take on its statuses.
For more information about group statuses, see Create or edit a status and Create or edit a group status.
  1. Click the Main Menu icon in the upper-right corner of Adobe Workfront, then click Setup .

  2. In the left panel, click Groups .

  3. Select the destination group where you want to move the group, then click the Edit icon .

  4. In the Edit Group box that appears, under Group Members and Group Administrators, start typing the name of the group you want to move, then click it when it appears.

  5. Click Save.

You can also make a subgroup a top-level group. For instructions, see the section Remove a subgroup from its parent group and make it a top-level group in the article Manage a subgroup.