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HCL Connections Ideas Portal

Welcome to the HCL Connections Product Ideas Lab! The place where you can submit product ideas and enhancement request. We encourage you to participate by voting on, commenting on, and creating new ideas. All new ideas will be evaluated by the HCL Product Management & Engineering teams, and the next steps will be communicated. While not all submitted ideas will be executed upon, community feedback will play a key role in influencing which ideas are and when they will be implemented.

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01. General/Multiple Areas

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PDF Export generation enhancement

We kindly request the offering management to consider enhancing the PDF Export feature by allowing multiple users to utilize it simultaneously. Additionally, we would like to suggest that the PDF export process be terminated promptly upon closing ...
about 1 year ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

Realtime Chat and Video Meetings as a fixed part of Connections

Connections is a great collaboration platform, however, we really miss modern collaboration capabilities other platforms provide. As you certainly know, there are other platforms in the market which are very limited in their content-sharing capabi...
over 2 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

Offer @ mentions function in all applications

When trying to mention another user in ex. Rich Content app on the community page this is not possible. Users would like to have this option in all aplications since it will help with consistency.
over 2 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

Improve search results view

Improve the search results view, so that you can clearly see which document/activity/etc... belongs to which community as described in the uploaded screenshot.
almost 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

New Design V8

In V8 there should be a new design. Please make this design optional and without component pack. Also users who do not have the component pack installed in the environment should OPTIONALLY enjoy the new design of V8. Perhaps it is possible to cha...
about 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 1 Future Consideration

Add a Teams Chat to a ConNext (sub)community.

Assign / allocate a Teams Chat to a (sub) community to make it visible to a broader audience + create more transparency.
about 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

No remote css, js or fonts from CDN or whereever

After Community Catalog and Orient Me, now the admin panel loads css, fonts or js from external resources. See all avantages and concerns here: https://connections-ideas.hcltechsw.com/ideas/IDEACNCTNS-I-1334 This is a security issue at most of our...
about 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

enhance HCL Connections with useful features from Connections Extension Toolkit (ICXT)

We would like to have the following features also in Standard product of HCL Connections. Find duplicate or faulty user profiles and fix them Find HCL Connections content Backup and restore content Retrieve reports of unused or inactive contents (...
over 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 3 Future Consideration

Possibility to increase amount of stories/entries in daily and weekly newsletters/digest to at least 50 entries

What is the requirement: Make it possible to define at least 50 stories within the email newsletters/digest in Connections when using the new layout which came with CNX 6.0 Why should it be implemented: It shows too less information for our users ...
over 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

support for HCL Connections Mail Plug-in to work with Microsoft 365 Mail

We would like to use the HCL Connections Mail Plug-in with O365. Unfortunately this is not supported at this time. https://help.hcltechsw.com/connections/connectionsmail/v6.5/Deploying/icm_admin.html Please enhance Connections Mail Plug-in support...
over 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration