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(administrator) Option to set the opening of internet-links to "open in a new tab or window" as default

Users have problems with navigation in the system after the opened a (external) link to another page from within IBM Connections. Now it is defaulted to opening in de same tab/window. We prefer opening in a new tab/windows so that the user can eas...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

Hide (external-)member list for external users as option per community and/or per user

In some of our communities we have to give external partners access to the data but there are three reasons why we do not wish them to see the member-list and data of the other external members of the community: 1) some external member do not wis...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

I wish the "Add Apps" were an alphabetized list - automatically

Not sure what the order is now - but it is random. This is a small thing to implement - and a big bang in UX/usability, especially when you have many apps registered into IBM CNX. (Currently, it reflects a sloppy coding implementation... candidly...
over 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

To Dos assigned to All content types without the need of an Activity as container

So far all To Dos are part of a previously created Activity. In many cases a document is the starting point for a To Do. So a To Do for every kind of contents - forum question, comment to a wiki, blog post, file, version of a file, profile ... - c...
over 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

Include additional details within Community Metrics

When accessing a Connections Cloud Community's metrics participation -> number of visits "show chart" view the "Community Overall Total" isn't always the total of the community components displayed. Requesting that all community components metr...
over 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration

The community name does not getting displayed under any content type in search result page

The community name does is not getting displayed under any content type in search result page. For example: The search will only display if the search word is in a forum, wiki, file etc. It does not list specifically the Community name. This can r...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Future Consideration

Wiki Page Image Issue for Copied Wiki Page

Short Description I created a wiki page in Community A called IBM Connections Learning Center . The title I believe is unimportant. I then worked through the content and images of the page over a while. I was treating this as a draft version of th...
over 5 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 2 Future Consideration

Community Customization

All pages in the community should be customizable like "Highlights Page". Another option is the possibility to organize the pages in the menu area as well as disable the pages "Overview, Recent Updates, Status Updates". In my opnion, the Recent Up...
almost 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

prevent Elasticsearch custom date view by field from switching values based on date ranges

Currently when viewing metrics reports, when selecting Custom dates, the view by field will automatically switch to week if the date range you select is 14 days or more. This occurs even if you initially select View by to a value of "day". Reprodu...
about 2 years ago in 13. Other 0 Future Consideration

Open bookmark directly when clicking on "open" in the newsletter instead of showing the overview list

Our users reported that the got a newsletter notification mail about new bookmarks and when clicking on the "open" link in the newsletter, the browser navigates to the bookmarks overview page. Example url: https://cnx.host/communities/service/html...
about 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration