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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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02. Communities

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Externals / Visitors should be able to be owners of restricted (external) communities

In our company we do have for example externals which provide application support within Connections. That's why it would be great if they could edit forum entries, use @-mentions for community members, ...
about 4 years ago in 02. Communities 2 No Plans to Implement

Add an easy way to add Volt apps to communities

Volt apps could be created by community members and added to the community to increase the value of both systems. Volt apps could then "inherit" the community members (with owner/author/reader status) to control access (for the stages).
about 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

Improve mail notifications for Community files

One of our users reported that he doesn't got any notification mails by changed files, altough he's following the community. Following doesn't result in also following on files in the community (e.g. changes on existing files or adding new files)....
about 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

Invite whole community to an event

Our users are asking for a feature that allows to invite all community members (with one click) to an event. They wish for this function to be placed within the user interface of the event app. As of now, it is only possible to invite all communit...
about 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Under Consideration

Display order of comments in wikis / Criteria for sorting the comments

Our users would like to be able to select the criteria for sorting the comments in wikis (e.g. recent to old, old to recent, alphabetical order of authors etc.). Also they would appreciate a reply button so that answers on a comment can be grouped...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Under Consideration

New community layout template

When using the template "3 columns with menu on top and banner" the individual columns are quire narrow. Our users are asking for a similar template which contains underneath menu bar and banner only two columns: a broader column on the left hand ...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Already Exists

Change order of related communities

​It would be nice if we could change the order of the linked/related communities (on community start page), since only 5 are visible in the preview.
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 No Plans to Implement

Publish updates in several communities at once

When posting an update/ publishing news it would be nice to be able to do so in several communities at once
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Under Consideration

Handles of sub-communities usable only in conjunction with main community handles

Handles to a subcommunity can only be used in conjunction with the handle to the main community. I find this behavior surprising. Example: This community https://<hostname>/communities/service/html/communitystart?communityUuid=xxxx-xxxx-xxxx...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 No Plans to Implement

show in the section "My Communities" only the communities I'm a member of

At the moment you find under "my communities" also communities you are not a member of. It also lists communities you've randomly clicked on in the "explore" section.
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Already Exists