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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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Collapsible sections should maintain selection after changing display

Various applications have side displays that can be collapsed or expanded. For example, if you go to Blogs --> Public Blogs, you have collapsible sections for Featured Blog Entries, Most Liked, Most Voted, Most Commented, Most Visited, and Topi...
12 days ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review

Ability to set preference for collapsible sections to be open or closed by default on a per user basis

Various applications have side displays that can be collapsed or expanded. For example, if you go to Blogs --> Public Blogs, you have collapsible sections for Featured Blog Entries, Most Liked, Most Voted, Most Commented, Most Visited, and Topi...
12 days ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review

Possibility to move the "Profile" icon to the main location in the Connections side menu

We need the possibility to move the "Profile" icon to the main location (Above the "Homepage" icon) in the Connections side menu via Customizer. Currently, doing so via Customizer, will result in the Profile Icon not showing the default CNX avatar...
2 months ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 2 Needs Review

Make the navigation header for 7.0 works for 8.0

We are aware that with the new update 8.0, most of the navigation elements have been moved to the side. We are currently searching for solutions to either customize the navigation menu or have the option of using a custom navigation header, simila...
8 months ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 2 Needs Review

Ability to disable More menu or custom submenu item from displaying on main level

The "More" menu in the lefthand navigation pane contains the apps that do not display at the main level. After clicking an option on the "More" menu, the selection will display at the top level until a different "More" selection gets clicked. Simi...
2 months ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review

Enhance dialog for invited guest

Guests outside of company can be invited. Once they accept the invitation a dialog appears with some information to fill - like password. We want to extend this dialog by a phone number (or other LDAP fields) - which is mandatory for some companie...
7 months ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review

Add hyperlink/link in HCL Connections logo in CNX8

With the new Connections 8.0 update, some of the customizations are not working anymore. One of this is adding a hyperlink to the Connections logo. We would like to request this to be added in the future releases of Connecitons 8.0 via customizer ...
6 months ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review

Customizer - Additional Global Menu

We would like to have an option to add an additional "global" menu, which can be added and modified via customizer. It should be located in the Header Area, on the left side between the logo and the search. It should be possible to add additional ...
7 months ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review

Disable link recognition in Activitystream and Mail notifications

When you create a post (blog, forum, wiki) and add some project number or JIRA ticket number in the beginning, linked to your Helpdesk, or other system, this link gets removed in the mail notification and activity stream. When your JIRA number now...
over 1 year ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review

Help button in the left navigation bar of Connections to open the topic of where the user is currently at

Requesting OM to consider changing how the Help button found on the left navigation works on Connections 8. When the Help button is clicked it should open a pop-up information about the current application where the user is at.
5 months ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review