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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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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

Ability to paste a reference to the number of the paragraph

We are working with lawyers who need a solution to create, approve and publish normative acts. The feature they need is a support to paste within the text of the document a reference to the number of other paragraph (eg. [...] and in such case we ...
over 5 years ago in 07. Docs/File Viewer 0 Under Consideration

Refuse the use of the plugin for parts of the user base

Due to strict data security requirements from the authorities, we have a need to refuse the use of plug-in from the internet without two factor authentication.My idea is to be able to set up a dedicated web server that only gives access to Connect...
over 5 years ago in 12. Desktop Plugins 1 Under Consideration

Connection blog filtering based on keywords

Right now we have moderation, but we would like to have blog moderated based on certain keywords like gun, medicine etc.
over 5 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 1 Needs Clarification

Increase the error handling for the Move Community function

We found a problem with the Move Community function. To recreate the problem, perform the following steps: 1) Create a subcommunity of any existing community, and give the subcommunity a handle (Web address) name of say 'testmovecommunity'. 2) C...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

ADD Members to a sub-community risk to click on 'Add all members from the parent community'

We faced 2 times the same problem : when adding a member to a sub-community : instead of clicking on 'Save', my colleague clicked by mistake on 'Add all members...'. In our situation : the parent community concerned 2776 employees..... that we bee...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

How to view forums and topics in the forums in the overview

We have decided to have two forums, one for short time discussions and fast feedback and one for long term discussions. Now I want to show both forums on the Overview page including also the actual topics in discussion. Is there a possibility to s...
over 5 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 0 No Plans to Implement

Enable Webchat by default

Just to be clear, this is not a request to enable chat for every user.., that's up to the Administrator, and once assigned their Subscribers can download and leverage the ST client to use ST Chat. This is for Webchat, or the web-based chat ST appl...
over 5 years ago in 13. Other 0 No Plans to Implement

Ability to completely fold tasks comments in Activity items in order to avoid clutter

I use the Activities feature in Connections heavily, and it is very useful that I can have Tasks and Comments in each Activity item. The problem is that when I have lots of Tasks and Comments, the overview of all Activities becomes cluttered. Woul...
over 5 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 0 Under Consideration