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Desktop Plugins - ability to include/exclude certain file types when automatically locking upon open
The Desktop Plugins provide the ability to set file locking preferences. The following preference results in files being locked when they are opened: Always lock Connections files when opening and unlock when publishing changes. While this may be ...
The plugin gives you the option to save files from Word, Excel, Power Point directly in Connections. It would be super cool if DocsCorp also had the opportunity. Select files from communities, edit them in Docs Corp and save them back to the commu...
Windows Explorer Desktop PlugIn functions (not sync) for Mac
For Windows the Explorer PlugIn is available. It allows to view the contents of the file repository and to download and upload files. An upload creates a new version and asks for a description of the changes . In Windows as well the synchronizatio...
The desktop plugin should allow a user to use save as directly into community files, not only into personal files
Currently, you can only save into my drive, not into community files - if you use an app that is not covered with a connector like MS Office. So Connections (not the cloud drive) as an explorer node should appear in the save as dialog directly.
supply more detailed fix lists for Desktop and Notes plugin
There are new plugins available for Notes and MS Desktop but unfortunately the Release Notes do not specify which fixes are contained. Can you please provide more details to allow a better decision if an upgrade is required. Desktop Plugin https:/...
Allow for IBM Connections Desktop Plug-ins for Microsoft Windows browsing via [File] - [Open] and [Save As] dialog from Microsoft Office applications.
The current IBM Connections Desktop Plug-ins for Microsoft Windows does not allow for browsing when choosing [File] - [Open] and [Save As] dialog from MS Office applications. The current functionality does not allow for the same browsing from [Fil...
Automatically add communities that user has access to into the IBM Connections plugin
The customer is using the IBM Connections Desktop Plugin, and they are using communities very dynamically (per customer).
Customer would like to automatically add communities that user has access to into the IBM Connections plugin and refresh tha...
Add to the Notes Plugin for IBM Connections the possibilities to view and edit all the other apps, like forums, wikis, blogs and so on.
Let us push mails not only to activities but also to a forum, a wiki or a blog.
Add the option to add multiple communities into the windows desktop plugin
afaik there are no options in the windows desktop plugin to add multiple communities into the windowsdesktop plugin, I read somewhere that this can be done using the windows registry but this is not feasible for the endusers. thanks