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02. Communities

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Clicking icon in Community List should work as "Open in a new tab"

I want to open multiple communities from Community List as attached image in new tabs. Currently clicking a icon takes you to the community, and list is gone. Right-Click to open in a new tab is not enabled on the list page. It is too annoying! Ar...
over 2 years ago in 02. Communities 2 Shipped

Integrate HCL Leap into a Connections V7 CR release

Hello, I saw that it was planned to integrate with Connections 6.5 CR3 Leap. Since there are no further CR releases for Connections V6.5 after CR1, this could be integrated into a V7 CR release. The ability to present forms in communities or CEC w...
over 3 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Shipped

Improvement for Community search/ filter when the title contains accented characters

If the community start with an accented letter and has only one word in the title, you can not find it at all
almost 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Shipped

Don't force IBM Plex to be loaded font from third-party CDN in community overview

Since CR4, Connections has a new community overview, avaliable on This page uses the new IBM Plex font from a third-party cdn called I already opened a support ticket at IBM...
almost 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Shipped

Ipad - Communities are not being wrapped

On Ipad, when you click on Communities tab, all communities are listed in horizontal format only in first row and needs to scroll through horizontally, the rest of the screen is blank. Instead, the list of communities should be wrapped in a tiled ...
almost 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Shipped

Create View "My Communities > I am BUSINESS Owner"

Allow community owner to filter by the dedicated role "I am a business owner", as this role is curcial to be transitioned before a person with this role leaves the company
almost 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Shipped

Lock file automatically in edition mode

Customer would like to have the ability that when edit a file in a community, its automatically locks yourself in order to avoid "crushed" information without having to manually press the "block" button?
almost 5 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Shipped

Updates from sub-communities should also be visible in parent community widgets

As of today, if I create a sub-community then the recent updates from various components of the sub-community is only visible on the home page of the sub-community. The function should be that Owner can decide if he wants the updates from the sub-...
about 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Shipped

Set search scope to current community by default when searching from a community

CURRENT: When searching in /allmycommunities page, the results are default for all connections content REQUEST:Change the default scope from All Content to "My communities" #search, #communities
about 5 years ago in 02. Communities 7 Shipped

Change listing in My Communities view

We would like to be able to sort the list of My Communities and My Organizations Commmunities It should be easy to set the default listing to be name etc .. current default is date so recently changed is at the top. It would be nice to have ...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Shipped