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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
11 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
27 days ago in 03. Files 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...
8 days ago in 14. Documentation 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

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

Feature to remove specific nodes under "HCL Connections" in Windows Explorer

According to https://help.hcltechsw.com/connections/v7/connectors/enduser/r_files_prefs_and_policies_windows.html it is possible to configure the HCL Connections Desktop Plug-ins via registry entries and disable, for example Activities functionali...
23 days ago in 12. Desktop Plugins 0 Needs Review

improve the maximum files displayed for Files list and Folders widgets

Hello HCL Connections offering management, I would like to bring to your attention the product documentations provided for your product. Specifically, I am referring to the following links: - https://help.hcltechsw.com/connections/v7/connect...
5 months ago in 02. Communities 0 Needs Review

Make the navigation header for 7.0 works for 8.0

We are aware that with the new update 8.0, most of the navigation elements have been moved to the side. We are currently searching for solutions to either customize the navigation menu or have the option of using a custom navigation header, simila...
7 months ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 2 Needs Review