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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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Blogs reader on mobile is much better than on desktop - please add a blogs overview either as "Blogs" or in orient me as "the blogs newspaper page"

In the community overview, Blogs have only their headline and you can expand to a short preview. Since these homepage widgets are far too small to really read in them, you need to switch to the "all posts" page - but there every post is shown in i...
over 5 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 0 Under Consideration

Maintenance announcements posts in a multi language format.

Maintenance announcements which displays 2 or 3 days before maintenance when user logs in to Connections Cloud are only in English. It would be shown in their preferred language.And Customer Admin would be set the users who display these announcem...
over 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

Repeating Events, support repeat every 6,7,8 weeks

Events can repeat weekly and the selection allows every "Week, 2 Weeks, 3 Weeks, 4 Weeks, 5 Weeks". Unfortunately 6 Weeks, 7 Weeks, 8 Weeks is missing. In the IBM Notes/Verse Calendar you have the option of 6-8 weeks so there is an inconsistency t...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 No Plans to Implement

Enhance error reporting when Common application fails to load a .jar file due to specific modules

There is nothing in the log file when Common decides it isn't going to load/process a .jar file. In this case, it didn't load the .jar at all, but we've had errors in the past where it didn't like something in the .jar such as referencing an undef...
over 5 years ago in 13. Other 0 Under Consideration

Disable preview for xls (Excel) files

Currently Docs previews has some limitations. In order to workaround these issues, we would like to only download .xls files, instead of previewing it.
over 5 years ago in 07. Docs/File Viewer 1 Under Consideration

Allow repeating To-Do items in Connections Cloud

Some people would like to have scheduled weekly or monthly To-Do items. Right now, they have to create a separate To-Do item for every Friday (for example) or the 15th of the month.
over 5 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 0 Under Consideration

Enhancement: Request to add Export Community File list

The customer wants to export all Files in Connections Cloud community to a list to use it in Excel, e.g. csv format file. "Feed for these Files" shows all files in community. However it is not easy to convert for Excel.
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 No Plans to Implement

Bookmarks Must Display the name of the creator

Displaying the name of the person saving the bookmark is not intuitive. The bookmark functionality in social collaboration platforms typically displays the Title of the content being saved and the author of the content, not the name of the person ...
over 5 years ago in 13. Other 0 No Plans to Implement

Limit access for global moderator only via moderation application

In the current releases of IBM Connections, global moderators are allowed to access all communities (public and private). If a global moderator is not member of a specific community, he might not be able to access dedicated community applications ...
over 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

Add new J2EE security role "privileged-community-creator" for Communities app

Add a dedicated role named "privileged-community-creator" which can be used to assign the permission to create private communities only. In the current implementation using community policy, you can restrict the community types which users in ...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Under Consideration