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Community Bookmarks should have a "open in new window" option
To be sure to stay in your current context, community bookmarks should not only have the option to be important, they should also be allowed to be opened in a new window/tab so the community view stays available for you.
Automatically enable “follow this community” for newly assigned members
Currently there is no way how to force new community members to follow a community after they have been added to it. Only new community owners follow communities automatically.
This is a serious issue in scenarios that require new members to sta...
External community members should also get notifications
Currently external users (be they guests or paid Connections accounts from another org) who are added to a community do not get standard notifications of activity in the communities they are members of. This makes inter-org collaboration less effi...
LEAP Integration in HCL Connections V8 - Access Rights
With V8 it is possible to integrate apps into communities via HCL Leap using iFrame widgets. Unfortunately there is a problem with this. If you want to share the app only with a specific community, you can only select individual users o...
Don't show restricted communities where you are NOT a member in Community Overview
It is possible that somebody creates a restricted community and checks the option to show community name to the organisation.
If you where a member in the past for that community, but not anymore, you still see the community
in "My Communitie...
Allow community files to be shared across multiple community folders
There is a documented limitation that indicates "you can put a community owned file in only one community folder." This is inconsistent with personal files which allow files to be shared with multiple folders. Allowing a community file to be share...
Allow Shared Files to be Included in Community Folder
When files are shared by someone with a community, those files cannot be put into a community folder. It would be ideal if all files in a community (whether owned by the community or shared with the community) could appear in the same folder.
Remember Last Filter setting in Community Overview
Because the "My communities" overview shows every community that you visited once. This overview show many communities. There is a filter option to filter on "I am owner". But you need to set that filter every time you go to communities.
Automatically remove inactive members of the community.
When a member remove from LDAP, the member remain in community as inactive. Currently, here are some ways to remove a user from the community. 1. Community administrator need to remove each inactive user from community UI. or 2. It needs to remove...