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02. Communities

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add a third tab on members to see requests for membership in communities

When I have a community that is limited, and require people to request membership I get a notification in the web and per mail. In the Members-app there is are two tabs. One with Members and one with Invitation. Could you please make a third one ...
about 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

Fix "Following Concept" in case of folder shared with a community

Scenario. A Folder is shared with a community and the community is "owner" of this folder. This is not a community folder but it is owned by the community and visible within the community. If a user follows this community, the user is notified a...
about 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

Customize default email settings for community members

Currently community email settings has below options: 1) Members can email the entire community 2) Members can email owners only 3) Members cannot email others We would like to keep option #2 from above and remove the option #1 in regards to who m...
about 5 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Under Consideration

Introduce option for Restricted Access to all Communities for certain users (Profiles)

Even that it sounds strange in social software, in some cases (e.g. short term employed person working in a project) line of business requests that users even can access public or moderated communities is case that they are a named member.Please i...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Under Consideration

Show number of new/changed items (updates) on the app tabs of a community

It would be nice if the interface of a community would show the number of changed/new entries in each app (Forum/blog/wiki/etc) behind that apps name in the left side app menu or in the tabs above (with horizontal layout). That way the users would...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Under Consideration

UI feature to download all Community Files with folder/subfolder structures intact at once

The customer is able to connect to each Community using the Desktop software/plugin - however doing this for more then 1000+x Communities is not feasible. We are also aware of the relevant wsadmin commands to perform some Files actions or using t...
over 3 years ago in 02. Communities 1 No Plans to Implement

Introduce autofollow functionality for new community members in the IBM Connections cloud environment.

Currently, within IBM Connections cloud new community members are not set to automatically follow the community. The new member must explicitly select to follow the community. Therefore, this request is to change the behavior so that new community...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 No Plans to Implement

External Access to Existing communties

Currently we are having an option to make internal users as external using the below command ProfilesService.setRole("<User Mail id>",EMPLOYEE_EXTENDED) But in some cases, there will be a need to make existing communties to be available to e...
over 3 years ago in 02. Communities 0 No Plans to Implement

Have a migration path for Media Gallery of IC 5.x to Gallery app in IC6.0

When migrating IC 5.0 to IC 6CR3, it removes the media gallery widget from all communities.We know that the media gallery is deprecated since 5.5... and replaced with the Gallery app.but we would expect that the media gallery widget is migrated to...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 No Plans to Implement

To be able to search content contained in folder descriptions

We stored transport numbers in the file folder description. Now, we are in need to be able to pull up a random list of transport numbers up and provide the auditor with the corresponding documentation. Much to our surprise, transport numbers were ...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Future Consideration