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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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Abliity to change the external share status of a file after upload

Currently, you can only decide if a file should be allowed to be shared externally during upload. If you change your mind, you should be able to change this in the UI as an owner of a file
13 days ago in 03. Files 1 Needs Review

Possibility to move the "Profile" icon to the main location in the Connections side menu

We need the possibility to move the "Profile" icon to the main location (Above the "Homepage" icon) in the Connections side menu via Customizer. Currently, doing so via Customizer, will result in the Profile Icon not showing the default CNX avatar...
about 1 month ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 2 Needs Review

Ability to have the checkbox for sharing a file externally checked by default on upload window

Have a gatekeeper or files-config.xml setting to allow setting the "Files can be shared with people outside my organisation" checkbox to checked by default in the file upload form
28 days ago in 03. Files 0 Needs Review

Securing all Component Pack traffic with TLS

Currently, there are 2 important unencrypted vectors in a Connections / Component Pack deployment. a) Customizer traffic from NGINX to the Kubernetes nodes (30301/tcp) / Loadbalancer b) All Component Pack traffic which is routed via IHS to th...
3 months ago in 14. Documentation 0 Needs Review

Add Connections content to HCLSoftware U

Please add Connections content to HCLSoftware U. Connections is really versatile, we need extensive examples / howto's / best practices / certification Because the posibilities are endless, starting users would immensely benefit from more examples...
10 days ago in 14. Documentation 0 Needs Review
232 VOTE

Restore deleted Folders in Community

In Connections Cloud communities. create a folder, and add some files. Then "accidentally" delete the folder. -> there is no listing of a Folder in the Files Trash section so the Client assumes the data is lost.The files are still listed in th...
almost 6 years ago in 02. Communities / 03. Files 16 Assessment

Display User profile page when clicking user icon from important bar

In Connections 7, when you have Orient Me and the ITM bar (on top) and you click on a user icon, the profile of the user opens. In Connections 8, the user icon does nothing, you can try to click the tiny icons around the profile picture in ITM to ...
2 months ago in 04. Profiles 1 Needs Review

Ability to disable More menu or custom submenu item from displaying on main level

The "More" menu in the lefthand navigation pane contains the apps that do not display at the main level. After clicking an option on the "More" menu, the selection will display at the top level until a different "More" selection gets clicked. Simi...
about 1 month ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review
210 VOTE

Automatically upgrade desktop plugin

We would like to suggest an auto-update feature for the IBM Connections File Sync and Share Desktop Plug-In. A number of improvements have been made to this plug-in recently, however our users often run old versions and struggle with issues which ...
almost 6 years ago in 12. Desktop Plugins 8 Under Consideration
189 VOTE

Mark Community as Inactive/Read Only

Frequently communities and sub communities are used to support projects. As soon as the project ends there shall be no new contents within this community. At the very moment Connections does not allow to set this community to read only. Please int...
almost 6 years ago in 02. Communities 3 Future Consideration