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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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185 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...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 3 Future Consideration
134 VOTE

@mention a community in order to notify all members

Allow users to (at)mention communities in order to notify a big group of people/teams. Currenlty only mentioning of people is allowed.
over 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 10 Future Consideration
126 VOTE

Move content from one community into another

It would be great to be able to move any content page (wiki page, blog entry, forum entry, activity... whatever) from one Community into another. Our users sometimes create content in a place where it is not intended to be. Currently there is no o...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 4 Future Consideration

Enhance native Connections Files to include simple document workflow approvals.

Enhance native Connections Files to include simple document workflow approvals. If this were present in the native product, we would no longer need our FileNet deployment.
over 4 years ago in 03. Files 3 Future Consideration

Accept/decline community invitations from within the notification

"When a Connections user is invited to a community they should be able to accept/decline from within the invitation notification email, or be redirected to a page where the accept/decline options are clear. "Also, the Connections Administrator sho...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 2 Future Consideration

Scaling down and enlarge of pictures should be possible in every wiki

Unfortunately it is not possible to scale down pictures in a wiki and give the user the possibility to enlarge those by clicking it. This features is very common in nearly every Homepage and other wikis. As we are not sharing our holiday pictures ...
over 4 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 8 Future Consideration

Printing of document from preview cuts off part of the document

Printing a pdf document from the document preview will cut off the right margin of the document. Previewing the pdf document does show the complete document but when printing, the right margin is cut off, you can already see this in the print pr...
about 1 year ago in 07. Docs/File Viewer 3 Future Consideration

Community blog: Option to notify all community members

When using "Notify other people" in a community blog there is no option to select all community members. Instead you would have to tick evey single member. That is very cumbersome.
over 4 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 5 Future Consideration

Sametime integration

Allow easy, out of box, server-side integration between Connections and Sametime onprem. All names shall be decorated with online presence indicator and there should be a “who is online” widget in communities.
over 4 years ago in 08. Third Party Integration 1 Future Consideration

Realtime Chat and Video Meetings as a fixed part of Connections

Connections is a great collaboration platform, however, we really miss modern collaboration capabilities other platforms provide. As you certainly know, there are other platforms in the market which are very limited in their content-sharing capabi...
12 months ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration