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Windows Explorer Desktop PlugIn functions (not sync) for Mac
For Windows the Explorer PlugIn is available. It allows to view the contents of the file repository and to download and upload files. An upload creates a new version and asks for a description of the changes . In Windows as well the synchronizatio...
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 2 years ago
in 11. Mobile
Allow Shared Files to be Included in Community Folder
When files are shared by someone with a community, those files cannot be put into a community folder. It would be ideal if all files in a community (whether owned by the community or shared with the community) could appear in the same folder.
have different permissions on different files/folders in community files
It is not true that in a large project group, everybody is allowed to see everything. Subcommunities add too much complexity so please add permissions to files and folders, based on roles and names. Some more roles would help anyways (like LOB man...
over 4 years ago
in 03. Files
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.
Sharing files from parent community to subcommunities
A top level community admin can create a file in that community so that they can share a file to all other subordinate communities and the top level community can control both the content of the document and if it is deleted from the top level it ...
A very useful feature in MediaWiki and other Wiki servers is that it shows Dead Links in Red, when the page is shown. Here is an example:
All of the "good" links shown as their normal Blue color, a user that clicks on them will go to the Wi...
If a Word document is with many pages inside it, Navigation Panel will help end user to quick locate the specific section.
End user from Lenovo box claims this function for several times.
Customer needs Docs to have the same feature MS Word has.
user in Employee role should be able to upload a file directly to an external community folder
It's defined by policy that only a part of the user have the EMPLOYEE_EXTENDED role in company. An user in EMPLOYEE_EXTENDED role creates a community with external access. This user invites other internal users in EMPLOYEE role as well as external...
Ensure that all Connections Docs formatting functions are compatible with CTRL+C and CTRL+V copy and paste functions
Please create an enhancement request to ensure that all Connections, Spreadsheet and Presentation formatting functions, including the ones listed below, are compatible with CTRL+C and CTRL+V copy and paste functions: There are many types of format...