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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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Use flexible service types like ClusterIP instead of hard coded NodePort to allow multiple Component Pack installations

The Component Pack uses NodePorts to publish its service. For productive environments, this is considered as bad praxis in most cases since there are a couple of limitations like only one port per service, limited port range and static node ip bin...
about 4 years ago in 09. Administration 0 Shipped

Make the HCL Connections component pack compatible for small customers

To get the full benefit of HCL Connections, you must also use the HCL connections component pack. The minimum system requirements for this are so large that costs will be sky high for our small on-prem customers. Please offer an option also for sm...
about 2 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Shipped

Mobile App: Include same editor functionalities in forums as in blogs

When you are creating a blogpost in your connections mobile app you have the possibility to add images or highlight the font etc. In Forums you can only insert plain text and that's it. In the desktop version you have the same editor in both input...
over 4 years ago in 11. Mobile 1 Shipped

Provide an option to disable owner name for folders with Connections Desktop Plugin

Currently, when using the Connections Desktop Plugin, every folder displays the folder name and the owner name (except if you are the owner) in the format "FOLDER NAME - OWNER NAME". Please provide an option in the Desktop Plugin to disable ow...
about 3 years ago in 12. Desktop Plugins 2 Shipped

Update Community catalog page for improved usability

Updated layout to make it easy to open the community you are looking for. Pinned communities and recently viewed communities to allow for quick access. Integrated search bar to shorten the time to find a community Continuous scroll to replace the ...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Shipped

Update CKEditor to a recent version

Connections seems to use CKEditor 4, but in a pretty old version. "CKEDITOR.version" prints "". We've to scroll on page 3 of the release notes (Don't be confused by the page url parameter, it's index based so page 2 is actually 3) to see ve...
over 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Shipped

Clicking icon in Community List should work as "Open in a new tab"

I want to open multiple communities from Community List as attached image in new tabs. Currently clicking a icon takes you to the community, and list is gone. Right-Click to open in a new tab is not enabled on the list page. It is too annoying! Ar...
about 1 year ago in 02. Communities 2 Shipped

Connections App for Apple Testflight (Betatester)

It would be great if they offer the possibility to test new versions via Apple's Testflight Beta program.
over 3 years ago in 11. Mobile 4 Shipped

Change message presented to users when creating an event greater than 24hours or allow events greater than 24hours

Create a multiday event in a community. When a user attempts to create an event greater than 24hours, a message is presented to the user that they cannot do so. However, they can create a repeating event that is similar to a multiday event. We wou...
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Shipped

Syntax highlighting in Blog/Wiki

Connections are often used by technical teams for project documentation and for sharing a code, written in Java, bash, SQL, pyton, etc. The idea is to add the ability to mark some part of text as code and pick language, which would result in color...
over 4 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 0 Shipped