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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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01. General/Multiple Areas

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Improve general performance of the connections web application

Connections is relatively slow, even in modern browsers like firefox or chrome. It took multiple seconds to load a page. Even on prem with recent hardware that has enough power. Nowadays, users expect load times of 1 to max. 2 seconds for the ent...
over 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

Allow Microsoft file round tripping from Connections interface

When a user finds an Office file from the Connections interface (either through files or communities) and then downloads that document from Connections and edits it in Office, he has to save it to his desktop and then "upload a new version". If th...
almost 6 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 4 Already Exists

Extend Administrator access roles to trash content

Currently, only the community owner/business owner is able to view the deleted community from their trash. Administrators are unable to view a deleted community and thus cannot restore the community themselves from the trash unless they too are ow...
almost 6 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 1 Under Consideration

Ability to Move the "Personal" Side bar Menu in the Top Right Corner of the Header Menu

We would like to have the ability to move the "personal" menu in the sidebar (Notifications, Profile, Help, Log Out, Mail, Calendar and Sametime Integration buttons/menu) to the Top right corner of the Header area, between the search and the "shar...
7 months ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review

Option to create a list of Files/Folders

Currently it's not possible to create a list of files/folders from the apps Files/Folders or Libraries in Community's similar to for instance the old fashioned DIR-command you can use to list files/folders for a local hard drive or networkdrive.
almost 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 2 No Plans to Implement

Completely remove all of the old stack from Connections by version 7.0

As a business partner, we find it hard to sell the current version of Connections because customer need to provide 2 kind of hardware (one for WAS and another for the Component Pack). In fact we have one customer who repeatedly delay their planned...
almost 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 3 Under Consideration

Add Support of Domino LDAP V10/11 for Connections 6.0/6.5

Only Domino 9.0.1 is supported by Connections 6.0/6.5, but Domino 9.0.1 will not last long. Adding Domino 10/11 as Supported LDAP in Connections 6.0/6.5 Systems Requirements.
over 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Already Exists

Create a view to see all content a users follows directly (user self service not admin or other people / content roles)

Each user needs a single place to identify all the content/items which the user follows. The concept of following is an obstacle to my users and me. If somebody has an easy description, you are welcome to provide this ;-) - post a link into the re...
about 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Under Consideration

A new function that logs the user's operation contents with the user name and date and time. At least a record of login operations was requested.

The requested log starts with each user's login operation, and records the create operation and update operation in each application. The Cloud feature of IBM Cloud Connections was logging user operations. A user started using on-premises Connect...
almost 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Needs Review

Make IBM Connections Touchpoint Open Source for further development

In 2017, IBM released Touchpoint for free in their own download catalogue. Accordig to the version.txt, the last Release 1.1.0 is from 2014. So no further development takes place. That's pity since Touchpoint is a good software that we use in our ...
almost 6 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration