Accepts a group name to obtain the title and the description of the group.


public Group profile_getGroupByName( String accessToken, String groupName, boolean includeAttachments )


The profile_getGroupByName operation obtains the title and the description of a group.

If you want to get information about the members of a group, use the profile_getGroupMembers operation.

Parameters and Return Value


Either the security token passed to your application by Vibe as part of implementing a remote application, or the null value.


A string containing the name of the group.


A Boolean value that indicates whether you want files attached to the group.

By default, you cannot attach files to a group. However, a site administrator can use the designers in the UI to customize a group to be able to include files.


A Group Java object containing information about all of the group members.

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