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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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Restrict to upload Files to Community applications (Wiki, Forum, Blog, Ideation Blog, Activities)

We can restrict to upload Community Files with the following setting.[Community Actions] - [Edit Community] - [Files] tabMembers have the role of: [Check] Reader: (Share, view files and folders in this community) However we can not restrict to upl...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 No Plans to Implement

Ability for Docs to add watermark to actual file in addition to altering the browser-based preview

Docs has the ability to configure "watermarks" for documents and spreadsheets, but these watermarks only affect the browser-based rendition visible in Viewer. Docs does not actually update the underlying document/spreadsheet with the configured wa...
about 2 years ago in 07. Docs/File Viewer 0 No Plans to Implement

Integration with Microsoft Stream

I would like to be able to conveniently embed videos uploaded in Microsoft Stream from the Connections Editor. My most common workflow is: I upload a video to MS Stream and then embed it in a Connections blog, wiki or forum. It would be very he...
about 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 No Plans to Implement

Surveys - display external Guest user with displayname/loginname and not email address

It should be possible to see the Displayname of the external user against the loginname or emailadresse in a survey answer.
over 3 years ago in 13. Other 1 No Plans to Implement

Restricted Community: Access Denied Page

When we search the restricted community in Connections and share the community link with any other user then it takes the user back to search page instead of the request membership page. We want users to always get the 'Request Membership Page' wh...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 1 No Plans to Implement

Profile picture upload dialog confuses people due to the rectangular instead of circled resizing

The profile pictures are round and not rectangular any more. If a user uploads a new profile picture the preview is still rectangular which confuses people and makes it impossible to find the perfect fit as the image is displayed round after savin...
over 5 years ago in 04. Profiles 0 No Plans to Implement

Like history limited to 25. Requesting the ability to override this limitation

If more than 25 people like content in Connections (e.g. Status Updates, comments, Blog posts, files, wiki pages, forum topics and replies, etc.) only 25 people are shown in the list. Please remove the limit
over 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 1 No Plans to Implement

allow to switch an existing community to be external

Allow to switch an existing community to be external. request the possibility to change an existing community (with content) to be available for external user.Please add functionality to change the community access level to external in web UI. At ...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 No Plans to Implement

Safe migration path from CCM to Files

CCM feature has an unclear future, would be good to have a standard migration Path from CCM to Files. Filenet integration is really complex and with an high volume of files is not quite easy to manage.
over 5 years ago in 03. Files 0 No Plans to Implement

add "People birthday widget" available in Connections Cloud Service-only

People birthday widget is not avaibable in Cloud Environment.
over 5 years ago in 10. Engagement Center 1 No Plans to Implement