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Many applications use Auth0 for login, but this is not possible with Connections.Auth0 should be usable without any kind of programming and customization. This must also apply to plugins and mobile apps
TinyMCE wiki attachments should open the details/preview of files instead of direct download
When inserting attachments in the old CKEditor, those links included a file icon (e.g. red PDF sheed for PDFs) and a link to the file preview. So if the user clicks on this link, he see the file preview (if avaliable, for e.g. images) and the side...
Keyboard Shortcuts / Hotkeys in Editor sp. accessible code view
Textbox.io Editor provides nice Keyboard Shortcuts (Ctrl+Shift+H to view them).
Unfortunately other editors like ck and tiny does not provide such a functionality.
In our company we strongly rely on the possibility to open the code view (Accessi...
Calendar as app in community has disappeared in Connections 6.5 On-prem
In Connections Cloud, it is possible to add more apps than On-prem. Including calendar. Since we are now moving from Cloud to On-prem, a calendar app will be very useful for orientation for community members. Why are apps reduced to Cloud?
Addition of widget automatically for all existing users if we enable that widget.
Created a widget and want it to be added to the updates page for all users. When you now enable the widget, you have to add it manually.
Adding it manually means that a user logins in to connections. Goes to the update page of the homepage. Click...
Human readable file names for Connections installation files
Please produce human readable filenames that were related to the product I'm downloading. Filenames like "CNB75ML.tar" are not very handy, I have no clue that this is DB2, it could be anything. Namings like e.g. db2_version-xyz_linux-x86-x64.tar w...
@mentions should only appear in update view if there is an additional text comment
People often use @mentions feature just to make colleagues aware of a certain content without adding additional comment.
These updates then should not appear in the updates view also because it is no relevant update without any further text comme...
i am a heavy user of the Connections-Finder tool (the phone-guide) and always have to use the browsers "back" arrow one or several times to get back to the starting screen. A "Home" button would help a lot.
Push Notifications which pushes Notifications to User Browsers can be available to Profiles and Files only entitlement.
Customer only has Profiles and Files entitlement of HCL Connections.
Currently, customer with this entitlement can not use push notification which pushes Notifications to user browsers.
But customer think this function is important and would lik...