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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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Add Support for Windows Server 2019 for Docs

Based on detailed system requirements Windows 2019 is not supported, but this OS has been on the market for more than 1 year and clients do not apply old OS for new deployments. Manufacturers quickly adapt their products to be compatible with the ...
over 2 years ago in 07. Docs/File Viewer 2 Shipped

Connections to be offered as one of the apps to share links with

The web contains so much valuable information which shall be shared with Connections users. E.g. a link to an interesting page. Other apps (Mail, Notes, Twitter, LinkedIn etc.) are being shown but not Connections. Is there a way to change that? Fo...
over 4 years ago in 11. Mobile 2 Shipped

Support More Recent Operating Systems

In the RHEL-compatible area, RHEL7 and CentOS7 are currently supported. Both are a bit outdated and I would not like to set them up for new deployments. RHEL8 is not yet officially supported and CentOS8 is no longer an option as the distro has cha...
over 1 year ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 5 Shipped

OIDC Support for Connections

Currently OpenID Connect as authentication mechanism is not supported in Connections. However it has become a widely accepted standard mechanism for big applications, especially in corporate networks. Therefore we think, support for OIDC is cr...
over 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 3 Shipped

Add Support for Windows Server 2019 in Connections 6.5

Organisations who are currently migrating away from Windows Server 2008 R2, could migrate Connections to Windows Servers 2019.
over 3 years ago in 09. Administration 2 Shipped

Zoom Function in Wikis, Blogs (HCL Connections App)

Currently, the text in the blog posts and the wikis cannot be zoomed in. I know that it used to be the case with blog posts. It would be great if this function could move in again. AND NO it is not „Already exist“ This Feature is not exist in the ...
over 2 years ago in 11. Mobile 1 Shipped

Comments within a PDF document are not shown within the mobile client PDF viewer.

Comments within a PDF document are not shown within the mobile client PDF viewer. In Connections Web they're displayed. Customer comments:It would make sense if somebody made a PDF with comments and shares it his colleagues can see the commen...
over 4 years ago in 11. Mobile 1 Shipped

Tune out Community

Tune out Community Add the ability to Tune Out a Community, you would remain a member and still have access, but otherwise no Connections generated updates or e-mail would be sent to you. Details: This would be an extension of the Tune-out cap...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Shipped

Disable "Autoplay" in videos

When we upload a new video under community files, as per the current design it is : click->video open ->autostart video Ideally it should be:click -> video open- > and user must click to play.
about 2 years ago in 03. Files 2 Shipped

"Transfer Ownership" in Desktop PlugIns - Windows Explorer

The Desktop PlugIns provide the option to work with files (sharing, locking, syncing) within Windows Explorer. The function to transfer ownership for files is missing in there. Please add this for single and multiple files. Please also see here, s...
about 1 year ago in 12. Desktop Plugins 1 Shipped