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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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Mobile App and Filter in Link

From a Browser: Create a community forum and then create a topic and add a tag to the topic. Create a second topic and add a tag. Go to the community overview page and in the Tag widget, click on the tag of one of the topics. You'll find that it t...
almost 3 years ago in 11. Mobile 0 Under Consideration

Allow method for bulk transfer of file ownership in Connections UI by someone other than the owner

Requesting the feature to enable another user other than the owner of files to perform a bulk transfer of file ownership through the Connections UI. For example, a possible feature change would be to introduce within the Connections UI a method to...
almost 3 years ago in 03. Files 0 Under Consideration

"Forum application default view" does not work function as expected

Under Community Actions > Edit Community > Forums you have the following settings: Communities overview page > Show topic list by default Forum application default view > Show forum list by default From the Overview page if you click o...
almost 3 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 0 Under Consideration

When clicking on a document in the activity stream unable to open in a new tab

The communities when opened in a new tab open properly. The activity stream document links when opened in a new tab does not open and shows about:block page. This only works on the Files component.
almost 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Under Consideration

Accepting button for Network contact invitations

When a User receive a request to become a Network contact in Connections. The only possibility is, to open the profile directly or from the Notification Bell, and select "Accept invitation". It would be good to have a direct button option in the N...
almost 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Under Consideration

Exclude Filter for tags

When filtering by tag in the tag cloud I would like the possibility to select tags to be excluded from the results. Main use case in mind is for example to exclude entries tagged with foreign language e.g. 'lang_de' to only display topics I can re...
almost 3 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Under Consideration

Connections App: Forum -> Show newest posts first

In the browser, you can choose within a forum if you would like to see the oldest or the newest post first. We would love to have this option available on the mobile app as well.
about 3 years ago in 11. Mobile 0 Under Consideration

Custom Status Possibilites for Ideas-Blog in Community

Give the Ideas blog more "status" possibilities like for example here in the Ideas Lab of HCL. Currently there is only the status "Graduated". Many users would find it great, however, if there is also the possibility, so that you receive a status ...
about 3 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 0 Under Consideration

Make it possible to multi select wiki pages and delete them at once

When maintaining a big wiki sometimes it is needed to delete old pages. Now one need to delete these pages one by one. In case of a chapter and sub pages this is very time consuming. Why not like the move wizard an option to multi select wiki page...
about 3 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 1 Under Consideration

Update Docs Viewer to support Office 365 documents

Upload the file to a Community and double click the file to preview. Unfortunately the document cannot be opened. A created document in Office 365 should be opened in preview without any error message.
about 3 years ago in 07. Docs/File Viewer 4 Under Consideration