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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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Selecting all community members for notification about blog post

If you want to notify all community members about a certain blog post, you have to select each communtiy member manually. If there is a community with e.g. 50 members, you have to click 50 times for selecting each member. Please add a simple butto...
over 5 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 3 Future Consideration

Integration of a real photo viewer and video streaming player! (HCL Connections App)

We use Connections not only as a collaboration platform but also as an intranet platform with ICEC. Our users like Connections but there are two functions that are clearly missing in the HCL Connections app. :) First: A REAL Photoviewer. In order ...
over 3 years ago in 11. Mobile 0 Under Consideration

Optionally replace IBM docs with office online

Instead of using IBM docs for editing MSFT Office Files (which breaks them from time to time) we would prefer to use office online. An admin should be able to chose whether to use docs or officeOnline.
over 5 years ago in 03. Files 4 Future Consideration

Support for Chrome extension

There is a nice chrome extension here : https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/quicksearch-for-ibm-conne/mgecppdhghinpakolemfdpkfemnphmid Quick Search for IBM Connections Unfortunately it isn't officially supported/ legacy. But code is open ...
about 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 1 Under Consideration

Delete the notification in "Recent updates" when a blogpost is edited and saved as a draft

There is a notification appearing in "recent updates" when someone edits and saves an existing blogpost as a draft. When you delete an existing blogpost, there is no notification informing about this action, which totally makes sense. It should wo...
about 1 year ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 0 Needs Review

Desktop Plugins - ability to include/exclude certain file types when automatically locking upon open

The Desktop Plugins provide the ability to set file locking preferences. The following preference results in files being locked when they are opened: Always lock Connections files when opening and unlock when publishing changes. While this may be ...
over 1 year ago in 12. Desktop Plugins 0 Under Consideration

Delete several wikis at a time

Delete several wikis at a time. Why can I delete only ONE wiki at a time? I would like to delete 100 wikis at a time, because the knowledge is not up to date anymore and is no longer updated. Now I have to delete all of these wikis individually. W...
about 3 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 2 Assessment

HTML5 Directory Upload for Connections in Browser

Current state:Currently, using the browser interface users can only upload individual files to Connections. Users are able to select multiple files for upload, but not a whole directory or multiple subdirectories for upload. Enable uploading of D...
over 4 years ago in 03. Files 0 Future Consideration

The desktop plugin should allow a user to use save as directly into community files, not only into personal files

Currently, you can only save into my drive, not into community files - if you use an app that is not covered with a connector like MS Office. So Connections (not the cloud drive) as an explorer node should appear in the save as dialog directly.
over 5 years ago in 12. Desktop Plugins 0 Under Consideration

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...
about 4 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Already Exists