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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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Create single hierarchical view for files & folders

Currently users have to choose whether they want to view the files view or the folders view. Many don't understand how this work and are mystified that when they go to the folder view they don't see the files that are not in a folder (which they w...
over 5 years ago in 03. Files 1 Under Consideration

Hide public files

Hello everyone, the Connections installation operated in our data center is shared by several municipalities connected to us. Occasionally, the erroneous sharing of a file with the "everyone in my organization" permission level leads to a file bei...
about 2 months ago in 03. Files 0 Needs Review

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...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 5 No Plans to Implement

Add possibility edit status updates

Status updates cannot be edited. E.g. typos cannot be corrected an entry must be deleted an recreated. Which is annoying for the author and clutters the feed of followers.
over 5 years ago in 04. Profiles 3 Future Consideration

Upload a photo via mobile device on the connections mobile app to a forum

Our blue color workers use the forum on the iPhone App. They have a great need to upload photos to the forum. This will help for their maintenance work in the power plants
about 5 years ago in 11. Mobile 1 Under Consideration

Consistent file and folder handling - Community vs. my files - files vs. folders

It is not possible to share every type of file in every folder format. (e.g. my files in community folders). Search can find files but not folders or the files within a folder. There no consitancy in terms of usabilty and this is for many user a s...
over 5 years ago in 03. Files 3 Future Consideration

Useful email notifications

You have recently changed email notifications so they they are in rich text format (which looks nice) but has removed the direct links to threads and authors (removed functionality). Please put those back, and stop asking me to hunt around Connect...
almost 5 years ago in 13. Other 5 Future Consideration

IBM Connections Desktop Plug-ins for Microsoft Windows on Terminal Server 2012 / Citrix

Copied from the old ER blog Customer requests the support for the desktop plugin on terminal server 2012 and with Citrix.
over 5 years ago in 12. Desktop Plugins 7 No Plans to Implement

Add /touchpoint to the customizer paths

Making sure customizer can intercept the /touchpoint path. THat would allow for example to test customizer for a small population before going live with it using Match statements, or to customize it even further from a UI perspective
over 2 years ago in 13. Other 0 Under Consideration

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...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 9 Future Consideration