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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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02. Communities

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Invite feature does not work with UTF-8 Names

While using the invite feature, if you use some UTF-8 Characters it does not work. Please enhance this. We have customers which are not IT engineers, they do not care about encoding. For us, this is a complete show stopper. For example encode th...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Already Exists

Remove Overview Page and keep Highlights page only

If the Highlights page is part of the new Connections versions, why does Connections need to have two pages for main information? I believe the best option is remove the Overview page (or give to Community owners this options) and keep as a defaul...
almost 4 years ago in 02. Communities 2 Already Exists

E-mail notifications only from individual communities

Currently I get from each community I follow email notifications. For the future, it would be better if I could again choose from which communities I get e-mail notifications. It can also be because I only want to follow a community, but do not wa...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 4 Already Exists

Connections calendar synchronization

Possibility to synchronize an event (calendar) between several Connections communities. For example, after creating event in community we should have option of sharing/sync with other communities
about 2 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Already Exists

Fix 'Recently Visited' Community Filter

The 'Recently Visited' Filter in My Communities seems not to work properly. Instead of the Communities I have visited recently, it shows the ones who hve been updated recently just as the 'Recently Updated' Filter does. It would be nice to see tha...
about 3 years ago in 02. Communities 3 Already Exists

User should get email notification when other user updated the content of community.

Steps to illustrate request: 1. User A logins to IBM Connections with valid credentials 2. Navigate to any Community 3. Update the content of another user (User B) 4. Verify that User B receives an email notification when User A (or any other user...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Already Exists

Thumbnail not visible (actual mini images of uploaded files) for files (imgaes, pdf etc.), instead general mini image (of pdfs, jpeg) is visible

When you upload a file ( inside community Library ) general icon of PDF or JEPG is visible as thumbnail, it should be actual image of uploaded file. I've tested it on several environments like Connections 6 CR5,CR4 and on 5.5 versions also.
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Already Exists

Show Subcommunities on the Community Overview Page

Since CR4 there is the new Community Overview Page. But it does not show Subcommunities. Please fix this or add an option to activate this.
almost 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Already Exists

New community layout template

When using the template "3 columns with menu on top and banner" the individual columns are quire narrow. Our users are asking for a similar template which contains underneath menu bar and banner only two columns: a broader column on the left hand ...
about 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Already Exists

Get calendar app back to Community

It is likely that a lot of users are missing calender funktion in Connections. for the future I suppose there will be only one version of connections, as on-prem. In v6.5, the calendar app or functions, is gone. I supporse ther could be a sort of ...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Already Exists