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02. Communities

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Build option to remove and reorder apps in a community in Connections 7

In Connections 7 the new community homepage is the Highlights page. This page does not allow you to remove apps from the community (which was possible with the overview page) . It only allows you to remove the widget from the highlights page but t...
about 2 years ago in 02. Communities 4 Future Consideration

Ability for external users to follow communities

External users (guest accounts) can participate in communities but cannot follow them. Request is to afford external users the ability to follow communities.
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 5 Future Consideration

Automatically archive old communities

Implement the function to automatically archive communities not used/changed for a specific time.
almost 4 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Future Consideration

Change the default number of communities loading in Communities catalog page

Communities catalog page renders only 10 communities at initial load. The card view has 4 communities per row, and with current setting 2 rows are rendered in full and the third row is rendered in half, with 2 communities. It would look better if...
almost 3 years ago in 02. Communities 3 Future Consideration

Multi file delete should be possible for files using the web frontend

Currently files have to be deleted one by one from the files widget of a community. Offering delete functionality for multi select files analogous to multi select download using the web frontend of Connections would be helpful to organize files an...
about 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

Need a way to work in a Community Files app “offline” and sync to the cloud automatically when online again

Environment: Smart Cloud Connections Refer to below URL: https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSL3JX/files/c_files_sync_refresh.html You can Use My Drive to work with files offline, files you add and edit in My Drive are automatica...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Future Consideration

Initial creator of Wiki page should not recieve email notifications if the community manager changed

f an user creates a Wiki page, he/ she is the only one who receives e-mail notifications of when comments are posted or when people like the Wiki pages.  Even if they moved on from the role — they still receive those emails as they were the ones w...
over 2 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

Adding new members to Moderated communities

Nowadays when a new user is interested in joining a Community, they send a request which shows up in the notifications of the owners, when you click on this notification the next screen is the main page of the community of interest, then you have ...
almost 4 years ago in 02. Communities 4 Future Consideration

Notifying All Community Members about content

It is not possible to quickly select "All members" of the community on the "Notify Community Members" panel, e.g. in a Community event or Blog post. Selecting members one by one is not practical in larger communities.
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 5 Future Consideration

I wish I could copy a community (or its content in whole)

I wish I could copy a community (or its content in whole) - and when copied, it is named "Copy of <original name>" unless I edit the name before it is saved the first time. Maybe also include a choice on whether to copy comments and attachm...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 2 Future Consideration